Comcast’s Brian Roberts, NBCU’s Steve Burke Each Receive $31 Mil in 2013

Comcast Corp. boss Brian Roberts and NBCUniversal chief Steve Burke both took home a little more than $31 million in compensation last year.

According to a proxy filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Roberts earned $31.36 million last year, up from $29.1 million in 2012. Most of that came in bonus money ($9.2 million), stock awards ($5.2 million) and option awards ($5.3 million).

Burke was close behind his boss at $31.1 million, up from $26.3 million in 2012. The pay package included $7.8 million in bonus coin, $6.8 million in stock awards and $5.2 million in “other” compensation.

Three other top Comcast execs saw pay decreases compared to 2012.

Comcast CFO Michael Angelakis took home $19.1 million, down from $23 million. Neil Smit, head of the cable operations division, received $17.4 million, down from $18.2 million. Executive VP David Cohen, the public policy chief who is working overtime this year to secure federal approval of Comcast’s proposed $45 billion acquisition of Time Warner Cable, brought in $13.9 million, down from $15.8 million.

Filed Under:

Want to read more articles like this one? SUBSCRIBE TO VARIETY TODAY.
Post A Comment 0

Leave a Reply

No Comments

Comments are moderated. They may be edited for clarity and reprinting in whole or in part in Variety publications.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

More TV News from Variety