It's good to be CEO -- just ask Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg. He pulled in more than $2 billion last year, making him the highest-paid chief executive of 2012, according to new data from GMI Ratings.
But how do the rank-and-file fare at companies run by the most well-compensated CEOs? We took a look at CareerBliss salary data for companies with the top five highest-paid CEOs to find out.
CEO Mark Zuckerberg made $2.3 billion in 2012
Average Facebook salary: $87,000
2. Kinder Morgan
CEO Richard Kinder made $1.1 billion in 2012
Average Kinder Morgan salary: $66,000
3. Sirius XM Radio
CEO Mel Karmazin made $255 million in 2012
Average Sirius XM Radio salary: $72,000
4. Liberty Media Corporation
CEO Gregory Maffei made $255 million in 2012
Average Liberty Media Corporation salary: $104,000
5. Apple Inc.
CEO Tim Cook made $144 million in 2012
Average Apple Salary: $56,000