15 Highest Paid CEOs in 2015


David M. Zaslav
Discovery Communications
$33.3 million

In 2006, David M. Zaslav became the President and CEO of the popular Maryland-based company, Discovery Communications with a salary of $33 million. The first thing many people think about when they hear the huge companies name is their first channel, Discovery Channel. When Zaslav joined the company, he wanted to focus on growth and expanded now has over 50 channels including Animal Planet and TLC.