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Richard C. Adkerson
President and CEO
Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold (FCX)

2008 Total compensation: $72.3 million
Base Salary: $2.5 million

Source: Equilar Inc.

Adkerson declined a bonus for the 2008 fiscal year, but did receive stock awards.

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Last updated October 22 2009: 1:07 PM ET
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