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George Scangos

10. George Scangos

George Scangos left Biogen on an up note, but the company has plenty of challenges ahead. For his final year as CEO, Scangos' total compensation added up to $17.73 million.
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The top 15 highest-paid biopharma executives

Some of the executive pay rankings are predictable, like Johnson & Johnson's CEO, regardless who's in the job. What's not guaranteed is that the chairman of a generics maker in hot water with the U.S. government and American parents—Mylan's Robert Coury—would step off the company’s employee roster and into the nonexecutive chairman’s job and reap a $97 million package with the move.