Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer raked in 42.1 mn dollars in 2014


Washington, April 30 : Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer’s 2014 compensation increased 69 percent to 42.1 million dollars.

According to, Mayer took over in July 2012 when Yahoo shares were depressed.

Mayer’s package, detailed in a proxy filed at the SEC, includes 1 million dollars in salary, 11.8 million dollars in stock awards, 28.2 million dollars in option awards, 1.1 million dollars in non-equity incentives, and 28,065 for other compensation.

The last category includes 26,891 dollars for security. Directors said that a “substantial portion” of the equity awards were part of her 2012 recruitment package and were worth 15 million dollars when the company approved them.