The WWE has now released its 2016 proxy, which features the pay of employees Vince McMahon, Shane, Stephanie and other top WWE executives.
According to Forbes, Vince McMahon earned a base pay of $3.071 million. It breaks down to $1,313,462 in base salary, $1,739,063 in non-equity incentives and $19,075 in other compensation.
As for Vince's kids, Stephanie earned around $2 million for being both a performer and an employee. Shane surprisingly earned a little more, around $2.15 million for “performance fees and royalties”. Shane's pay was likely aided due to his WrestleMania payday for his match against The Undertaker and some merchandise sales.
As for Vince's son-in-law, Triple H earned close to $4 million. His pay was divided as follows: $601,933 in base salary, $499,992 in stock awards, $419,531 in non-equity incentives and $2,471,961 for “all other compensation” which would include his work as an on-screen talent.
Other pays of top officials included $4.317 million for Chief of Revenue & Marketing Office Michelle D. Wilson, $4.3 million for George Barrios (Chief Strategy & Financial Officer) and $4.637 for Executive Producer Kevin Dunn.