I recall your mentioning that the past two CEO's for United Health Care received compensation of $1 billion. Did I hear this correctly? If so, is this compensation for a single year or a multi-year contract.? Thanks for your attention. Barbara


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Dexterous 6 years 32 weeks ago

Thom Hartmann has a tendency to exaggerate things from time to time.

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Stephen Hemsley
Stephen Hemsley
At a Glance

Age: 59


Mr. Hemsley is President and Chief Executive Officer of UnitedHealth Group and has served in that capacity since November 2006. He has been a member of the Board of Directors since February 2000. Mr. Hemsley joined the Company in 1997 as Senior Executive Vice President. He became Chief Operating Officer in 1998, was named President in 1999, and served as President and Chief Operating Officer from 1999 [...] more
UnitedHealth Group Inc
Compensation for 2011
Salary $1,300,000
Restricted stock awards $7,000,028
All other compensation $154,804
Non-equity incentive plan compensation $4,940,000
Total Compensation $13,394,832
Options Exercised for 2011
Number of securities underlying options exercisable 28,509
Number of securities underlying options unexercisable 85,527
Shares acquired on exercise 1,200,000
Stock Ownership for 2012
Number of shares owned 2,516,636

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