This excerpt taken from the EYE 8-K filed Jan 13, 2009.
Your initial base salary will be an annual rate of US $775,000. Future salary increases will be based on merit according to your overall performance and in line with Abbotts performance and merit criteria and in accordance with other similarly situated officers of Abbott beginning in 2010.
This excerpt taken from the EYE DEF 14A filed Apr 20, 2006.
Base Salary. Mr. Mazzos annual base salary was set at $625,000 for 2005 and $650,000 for 2006. In determining Mr. Mazzos base salary in each year, the committee considered competitive data based on a set of comparator companies reviewed and approved by the committee each year, his experience level, and his performance as President and Chief Executive Officer of the company.