Amazon.com's head of web services earned more than CEO
Friday, April 14, 2017, 8:06 AM
Leading the fastest-growing and most profitable division of Amazon.com is paying off for Andrew Jassy. The head of Amazon Web Services, which includes the company’s cloud business, received $35.4 million in stock and about $179,000 in salary and a 401(k) match, according to a regulatory filing from the Seattle-based company. The shares rose in value to about $54 million as of Tuesday’s close.