CEO compensation at venture-backed start-ups up 5.8%
|Start-up CEO pay||2006 (year ending Oct 1)||Y/Y % Growth|
But compensation is not rising across the board. Compensation for the top spots at retail and consumer products and services start-ups has held steady since 2004, at $260,000, according to VentureOne.
After holding steady for the past two years, total compensation for CEOs at both information technology start-ups and health-care companies is on the rise. Total compensation includes salary and bonuses or commissions.