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with your median compensation hovering around thirty three million dollars a year in twenty fourteen it's good to be the c. e. o. of a major media company , according to a reuters analysis media c. e. os get paid more way more than any other industry group take david zaslow of discovery relatively small media company where shares fell twenty five percent last year does love nonetheless took home one hundred fifty six million dollars in compensation , viacom c. e. o. philippe dumont's pay rose almost twenty percent to a cool forty four mil even though shares dropped by eight percent last year and the perks are good too c. b. s. c. e. o. less moonves's has one of the best golden parachutes in america worth north of two hundred million dollars if you loses his job or decides to walk away , the analysis shows the money keeps flowing even though many media company shares of lag behind the rest of the market , media companies are up against a slowdown in advertising growth and more more consumers are flocking to the internet for programming