In the catalog, use the following subject headings:
Executives--Salaries, etc--United States
Executives--Salaries, pensions, etc--United States
Salaries AND executive
Wages AND executive
Find Data --> Browse by Subject --> Earnings and employment-related income --> Mean nominal monthly earnings of employees by sex and occupation selected ISCO level 2 (Local currency)
In Hoover's, search for executives by name or search for companies and select People & Contacts in the Company Index. Click on executive's name to view available employment profile and compensation details.
In Thomson One: Company Views --> Officers and Directors, then click on individual's name
Several types of Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) filings include information about the company's executive compensation policies and practices. You can locate information about executive pay in:
The SEC adopted changes to the executive compensation disclosure provisions in 2006.
Public company filings can also be accessed via library databases including Capital IQ, Hoover's, Thomson One Banker, and (often) company websites.
Use the following resources to access IRS Form 990, 990-EZ, and 990-PF documents, which include executive-level compensation information: