Rex Tillerson demonstrates the size of the gold nugget he plans to buy.

Tillerson demonstrates the size of the gold nugget he plans to buy.

Rex Tillerson, the CEO of ExxonMobil, got a raise. On Jan. 1, 2013, Tillerson will earn a base salary of $2.71 million, according to Reuters — a 5 percent raise. He will also get a bonus this year of $4.59 million. He also got 225,000 shares of stock, worth, as of writing, about $19.7 million (though there are restrictions on how he can sell it). Exxon’s stock is up 3.26 percent so far this year.

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