Bank of America executives' pay rose 12 percent in 2013
(Reuters) - Bank of America Corp (BAC.N) gave its top executives a collective 12 percent pay raise in 2013, according to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday.
Co-Chief Operating Officer Tom Montag remained the highest paid top executive at the Charlotte, North Carolina-based bank with $15.5 million in total compensation in 2013, up from $14.5 million a year earlier.
The bank disclosed Chief Executive Brian Moynihan's $14 million pay package in February. By another measure of pay that includes changes in pension values and certain types of deferred compensation, Moynihan earned $13.1 million.
Chief Financial Officer Bruce Thompson received $12 million in 2013, up from $11 million in 2012. Co-Chief Operating Officer David Darnell was paid $10 million by the bank in 2013, or $500,000 more than his 2012 compensation.
General Counsel Gary Lynch took home $9 million in 2013, up from $7 million previously.
The top five executives received $60.5 million in 2013 compared with $54 million in 2012.
(Reporting by Peter Rudegeair; Editing by Jonathan Oatis)