In what seem like a fitting note on which to close out a week of Marissa Mayer-crazy news coverage, we’ve just learned how much Yahoo could pay its latest CEO. Best-case scenario,
Mayer’s “pay package” could total $129 million over five years -- if she is able to actually jump-start the troubled brand. Yahoo disclosed details of its new CEO’s
compensation package in a regulatory filing on Thursday. “It is larger than the pay package of the average chief executive in Silicon Valley, but not the largest among chiefs of publicly held
technology companies,” The New York Times’ Bits blog notes.