Baxter's Robert Parkinson - CEO Pay

Robert Parkinson, Baxter CEO

Robert Parkinson - Baxter International

Total Compensation: $16M

Details: Parkinson received total compensation of $16 million, down form $17.6 million in 2007. According to SEC filings, Parkinson's compensation "reflects the role he plays in establishing Baxter's strategic agenda and long-range plan, meeting the challenges that arise in the day-to-day operations of a company as large and diverse as Baxter and leading the company in an increasingly challenging global economic environment."

The CEO's base salary came to $1.34 million, restricted stock awards totaled $5.54 million, options came to $5.3 million and cash compensation was $2.7 million. Perks leapt from $153,158 in 2007 to $212.326 in 2008.

Baxter News:
FDA finds 'final link' in heparin case

Baxter's Robert Parkinson - CEO Pay
Read more on

Suggested Articles

While Lilly's 2018 launch Emgality is approved to prevent migraines, Reyvow is intended to treat them as they occur.

ICER's new draft review of RA drugs takes a different approach, reflecting how physicians treat the disease and the time horizon that's considered.

Johnson & Johnson is facing multibillion-dollar liabilities in thousands of talc and opioid cases. But that's not such a bad thing, one analyst said.