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11. Meg Whitman
Meg Whitman
Former President and CEO*
eBay (EBAY)

2007 Total compensation: $11.9 million

* Whitman left the CEO position in March 2008 and is expected to remain an employee of the company through December 2008.


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Last updated October 06 2008: 12:51 PM ET
Source: Equilar Inc.
Note: Total compensation includes annualized base salary, discretionary and performance-based bonus payouts, the grant-date fair value of new stock and option awards and other compensation. If relevant, other compensation includes severance payments. Equilar Inc., an executive compensation research firm in Redwood Shores, Calif., prepared the chart by looking at companies with more than $1 billion in revenues that filed proxies by Aug. 15.
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