Kenneth Frazier


Merck CEO joins top-paid chiefs with $25M package

Thanks to a big stock grant, Merck's Kenneth Frazier vaulted to the highest echelons of pharma CEO pay last year. With a pay package valued at more than $25 million, Frazier beat out Pfizer's Ian Read and J&J's Alex Gorsky—even if he fell far short of Regeneron chief Len Schleifer.