Essential Report

Regulating CEO’s salaries

Apr 19, 2010

Q. Should the Federal Government regulate the salaries of CEO’s of large companies?

Yes 74%
No 17%
Don’t know 9%

 There was strong majority support (74%) for the Federal Government to regulate the salaries of CEO’s of large companies.

 82% of Labor voters support regulation compared to 74% of Greens voters and 69% of Liberal/National voters. Support was also stronger among those on lower incomes (86% of incomes under $600pw).


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