The Highest Paid Bank Bosses in the World.
Last year, chief executives at the world’s biggest banks saw their pay increase 7.6 percent with each of them taking home just over $13 million on average, according to research conducted by the Financial Times. U.S. bosses did particularly well, earning twice as much as their European counterparts. The chief executives at JPMorgan Chase, Goldman Sachs, Citi, Wells Fargo, Bank of America and Morgan Stanley earned an average of $20.7 million last year, while the bosses at 11 banks in Europe brought home $10.4 million.
JPMorgan’s Jamie Dimon was 2015′s best-paid bank boss, earning an impressive $27.6 million. Lloyd Blankfein of Goldman Sachs came second with $23.4 million while the head of Standard Chartered, Bill Winters, rounded off the top three with $22.4 million.