William Hawkins, president and CEO
Total compensation: $3,968,161 for the year ended April 30
Non-equity incentive pay: $971,749
Other compensation: $46,010
Value realized on vesting shares: $1,954,402
New stock options: 188,403
Total return to shareholders: 7.1 percent
Note: Hawkins assumed the CEO duties from Arthur Collins Jr. midway through the year. Collins, who remains chairman until Aug. 21, exercised $18 million worth of his long-held stock options last year, helping boost his total compensation to $22.9 million. To reflect his additional duties as CEO, Hawkins' salary increased 41.9 percent, to $1.1 million, which went into effect in the middle of the fiscal year. Collins' base salary was reduced by 21.6 percent, to $1 million.