As Australians suffer through a recession, taxpayers are funding some big pay packets.
Along with the Murdochs, News Corp CEO Robert Thomson brought home an extravagant pay package in 2018-19. Just don't expect to hear about it in The Herald Sun.
The public has the right to know how much executives whose salaries are paid for by the taxpayer are paid, but there is a shocking lack of disclosure at most government agencies,
Despite having one of the highest-paid executives in the country, AusPost is even refusing to tell taxpayers exactly how much they are paying him.
James Packer steps aside, looks set to draw a tidy pay packet.
Determining which players deserve colossal pay is relatively easy in sport. But in business it's a bit trickier, writes economist and journalist Jason Murphy.
Companies are meant to disclose the remuneration packages of their key management personnel. The problem is, it is up to the companies themselves to decide who qualifies.
Like millions of workers around the world, Rupert Murdoch's salary is not keeping up with inflation. Poor dear.