Cash.Com

Results of compensation survey of dot.com executives
Magazine Contributor
1 min read

This story appears in the April 2000 issue of Business Start-Ups magazine. Subscribe »

Think all those young executives at start-ups have loads of cash on hand to spend freely? Think again. A recent study by found that pay modest salaries but reward managers and directors with .

According to the study, titled "PricewaterhouseCoopers Compensation Survey of Dot.Com Executives," the average total direct compensation-including base , a cash bonus and incentives-for a CEO at a publicly traded Internet is a relatively modest $1.74 million. However, those same CEOs have a 12.1 percent equity stake in their company, or a value of $468.5 million.


Melissa Campanelli is a writer in , New York, who has covered technology for & Communications and Sales & Management magazines. You can reach her at mcampanelli@earthlink.net.

Contact Sources

PricewaterhouseCoopers, (800) TECH-425, www.pwcglobal.com

loading...

More from Entrepreneur

Get heaping discounts to books you love delivered straight to your inbox. We’ll feature a different book each week and share exclusive deals you won’t find anywhere else.
Jumpstart Your Business. Entrepreneur Insider is your all-access pass to the skills, experts, and network you need to get your business off the ground—or take it to the next level.
Create your business plan in half the time with twice the impact using Entrepreneur's BIZ PLANNING PLUS powered by LivePlan. Try risk free for 60 days.

Latest on Entrepreneur