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Who Are the Nation's Highest-Paid CEOs?

The survey considered public companies with at least $1 billion in revenue

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    Here are the top-paid CEOs by state for 2015, as calculated by The Associated Press and Equilar, an executive data firm.

    The survey considered public companies with at least $1 billion in revenue that filed proxy statements with federal regulators on or before April 30, 2016.

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    It includes CEOs who were newly hired, who often receive large grants as incentives. It does not include data for Alaska, Montana or West Virginia.

    Alabama - Jay Grinney, HealthSouth, $7.8 million 
    Arkansas - Doug McMillon, Wal-Mart Stores, $19.8 million
    Arizona - Don Slager, Republic Services, $10.9 million
    California - Mark Hurd, Oracle, $53.2 million
    Colorado - Gregory Maffei, Liberty Media & Liberty Interactive, $27 million
    Connecticut - Ari Bousbib, IMS Health Holdings, $34.5 million
    Washington, D.C. - Thomas Joyce Jr., Danaher, $10.6 million
    Delaware - Edward Breen, DuPont, $10 million 
    Florida - Howard Lorber, Vector Group, $37 million
    Georgia - Martin Flanagan, Invesco, $15.9 million
    Hawaii - Matthew Cox, Matson, $4.4 million
    Iowa - Kelly Ortberg, Rockwell Collins, $7 million 
    Idaho - D. Mark Durcan, Micron Technology, $9.4 million 
    Illinois - Sandeep Mathrani, General Growth Properties, $39.2 million
    Indiana - John Lechleiter, Eli Lilly and Company, $16.6 million 
    Kansas - Larry Lawson, Spirit AeroSystems Holdings, $10.4 million
    Kentucky - Scott Thompson, Tempur Sealy International, $23.3 million
    Louisiana - Glen Post III, CenturyLink, $10.3 million
    Massachusetts - Jeffrey Leiden, Vertex Pharmaceuticals, $28.1 million
    Maryland - David Zaslav, Discovery Communications, $32.4 million
    Maine - Jonathan Ayers, IDEXX Laboratories, $4.8 million 
    Michigan - Mary Barra, General Motors, $28.6 million
    Minnesota - James Cracchiolo, Ameriprise Financial, $19.4 million 
    Missouri - Michael FNeidorff, Centene, $20.8 million 
    Mississippi - Joe Sanderson Jr., Sanderson Farms, $6 million
    North Carolina - Brian Moynihan, Bank of America , $13.8 million 
    North Dakota - David Goodin, MDU Resources Group, $2.6 million 
    Nebraska - Lance Fritz, Union Pacific , $9.1 million 
    New Hampshire - Timothy McGrath, PC Connection, $1.9 million 
    New Jersey - David Cote, Honeywell International , $33.8 million
    New Mexico - Patricia Collawn, PNM Resources, $5.2 million
    Nevada - Stephen Wynn, Wynn Resorts, $20.7 million
    New York - Leslie Moonves, CBS, $56.4 million
    Ohio - Leslie Wexner, L Brands, $27.2 million
    Oklahoma - Rober Lawler, Chesapeake Energy, $15.4 million
    Oregon - Mark Parker, Nike, $16.8 million
    Pennsylvania - Brian Roberts, Comcast, $36.2 million
    Rhode Island - Larry Merlo, CVS Health, $22.9 million 
    South Carolina - John Williams, Domtar, $6.7 million
    South Dakota - David Emery, Black Hills, $2.8 million
    Tennessee - William Carpenter III, LifePoint Health, $15.2 million 
    Texas - Rex Tillerson, Exxon Mobil, $24.3 million
    Utah - Peter Huntsman, Huntsman, $11.5 million
    Virginia - PhebeNovakovic, General Dynamics, $20.4 million
    Vermont - Brian Kelley , Keurig Green Mountain, $6.1 million
    Washington - Dara Khosrowshahi, Expedia, $94.6 million 
    Wisconsin - Alex Molinaroli, Johnson Controls, $17.2 million
    Wyoming - Colin Marshall, Cloud Peak Energy, $4.2 million

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