Tim Cook Is Now The Highest Paid Executive In Silicon Valley [Headlines]
The Apple CEO made $378 million in 2011, besting the 2nd highest earner, Larry Ellison, by over $300 million.
Apple's new CEO, Tim Cook, has eclipsed Oracle CEO Larry Ellison as the top earner in Silicon Valley. In 2011, Cook made $378 million (mostly in stock options) while Ellison only earned $77.5 million. Business Insider