Amgen Chief Executive Kevin Sharer made $21.1 million in 2010. The following executives were the highest paid among firms on the S&P 500 Index, according to an analysis by S&P CapitalIQ of the companies’ most recent proxy statements.
20. Randall L. Stephenson, AT&T Compensation: $27.3 million. The telecom company Stephenson leads recently proposed a $39 billion merger with competitor T-Mobile, a deal which the Justice Department has moved to block. Harry Hamburg/ASSOCIATED PRESS Buy Photo