Healthcare CEOs among highest paid executives in 2016

The typical healthcare CEO took home median compensation of $12.9 million in 2016, according to calculations by The Associated Press and executive data firm Equilar, The Washington Post reported.


Healthcare CEOs' median compensation was 6 percent higher in 2016 than 2015. This year, they came second to CEOs in the industrial goods industry, who earned the highest median compensation of $13.2 million, also up 6 percent from 2015.

The lowest paid CEOs in 2016 were those of utilities companies, taking home a median compensation of $9.7 million. Their pay increased by 10 percent since 2015.

More articles on compensation:
How do inpatient facility prices compare across the country? 62 statistics
Medical University of SC hospital to start RVU-based compensation for physicians July 1
Chief technology officer salary & bonuses: 10 things to know

© Copyright ASC COMMUNICATIONS 2020. Interested in LINKING to or REPRINTING this content? View our policies by clicking here.


Featured Webinars

Featured Whitepapers