Highest Paid CEOs & Their Salaries

By: Aditya Singh

According to the Fortune 500, Elon Musk was the highest-paid chief executive officer in 2021.

According to reports, Musk received a salary of $23.5 billion (roughly Rs 1,82,576 crore).

He made $770.5 million in 2021 alone, mostly as part of a $1.7 billion 10-year stock grant.

Jensen Huang, the president and CEO of Nvidia Corporation, took third place.

Jensen Huang, the CEO of Nvidia, was paid $561 million in 2021.

Hastings is the co-founder, CEO, and chairman of Netflix, the world's largest streaming service.

According to Fortune 500, Reed Hastings earned $453.5 million last year.