Cook has not received an equity award since 2011, when he was named CEO after serving previously as COO.
Cook also benefited from a generous share award, banking $89.2 million United States dollars worth of Apple stock as part of a compensation package agreed when he was appointed chief executive in 2011.
Apple shareholders are apparently satisfied with the overwhelming success of the iPhone X.
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Additionally, new regulatory filings show that Cook has been given the use of a private jet for the first time, citing "the interests of security and efficiency based on our global profile and the highly visible nature of Cook's role as chief executive".
The raises come after a strong financial year for Apple which saw revenue growth in both hardware products like its phones and computers as well as digital services like Apple Pay, Apple Music and its App Store. For several years, critics continually panned the past few generations of its smartphone models. The last year, 2016, was not really a good year for Apple, as the sales had gone down. Separately, his received a massive increase in his annual bonus, thanks to earnings rebound for the company.
Cook, who has been Apple's CEO since 2011, has seen his salary rise to $12,835,066 in 2017 from $8,747,719 past year, according to a SEC filing from Apple on Wednesday.
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Also, SoftBank holds investments in multiple Uber competitors, so it will be interesting to see how this all shakes out. The Wall Street Journal reported that Fair will offer jobs to about 150 of the 500 or so employees at Xchange Leasing.
Apple doled out rewards to other top executives besides Cook, too. While the filing notes the names of various execs including Luca Maestri, Angela Ahrendts, Johny Srouji, Dan Riccio, and Bruce Sewell, other top Apple execs aren't mentioned. This is not all - as he made an additional $9.33 million in the form of a bonus. The aforementioned information is included in a proxy statement shared by Apple. Late Steve Jobs had similar facilities.
Cook's real wealth, however, comes from his stock options.
Additionally, their claims are supported by documentation that shows stock price increased 36.7 percent, as also indicated in the abovementioned statement.
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