Retail executives continued to be rewarded handsomely for their efforts in 2007, but, like the numbers popping up for the rest of the economy, their compensation stumbled a bit.
In fiscal 2007, the 10 highest-paid retail executives made a collective $143.98 million, a number that, while high, represents a collective decline of $54.3 million, or 27.4 percent, from fiscal 2006 — when the 10 highest-paid retail executives made a combined $198.3 million.
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