Summary Box: WellPoint CEO compensation slips

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Posted: Apr 03, 2012 1:28 PM
Summary Box: WellPoint CEO compensation slips

PAY AT THE TOP: WellPoint Inc. Chairwoman and CEO Angela Braly received compensation valued at $13.2 million last year, down about 2 percent from 2010.

THE BREAKDOWN: The Indianapolis insurer gave Braly, 50, a $1.1 million salary, a performance-related bonus of nearly $1.9 million, stock and option awards totaling about $10 million and $216,279 in other compensation.

ABOUT WELLPOINT: The second-largest U.S. health insurer runs Blue Cross Blue Shield plans in 14 states. It earned $2.65 billion last year, an 8 percent drop from 2011. The Indianapolis insurer's stock price climbed 17 percent last year to close 2011 at $66.25.