An internal analysis found that K24, a maker of engines for oil and gas, has the highest salary of any company in the oil and natural gas industry.
The company was valued at $1.7 billion last year, with revenue of $4.2 billion.
The highest paid tech executive in the U.S. is Microsoft, which has a $16.3 million salary.
But that doesn’t mean all tech companies pay well, especially in tech-heavy areas like finance and technology.
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article As we reported last week, a study released last month by the Brookings Institution found that tech salaries have stagnated for more than two decades.
But, in fact, it’s not the tech companies that are paying the highest salaries.
Recoding’s Sam Steinberg found that in the last 20 years, tech salaries in the United States have only risen slightly.
He found that the biggest jump was for the biggest technology companies, like Google, Amazon, and Facebook.
But the biggest fall in tech salaries was in healthcare and education.
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