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    CEO Compensation - Is it worth it?

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    On average, CEO's are paid 531 times that of the rate of the average hourly worker. Are CEOs worth 531 times the average hourly worker's pay? If so, why? If not, why not?

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    Problem: On average, CEO's are paid 531 times that of the rate of the average hourly worker. Are CEOs worth 531 times the average hourly worker's pay? If so, why? If not, why not?

    Solution:

    A number of companies whose revenue is several million or billion dollars annually compensate their CEO's accordingly. This is generally the case with most C-Suite employees as well. The thought process and logic behind their six or seven figure salaries is in relation to a CEO's role in the company, which is to lead and direct ...

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    This solution answers a questions regarding CEO compensation. It discusses whether CEOs are worth 531 times the average hourly worker's pay. The discussion is provided through the use of a real-world example. The posting goes into the role of the CEO in a company. The explanation is given in 331 words.

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