IPG Chief Roth Compensated $12.9 Million in 2011

New proxy offers top-tier salary details

Interpublic Group chief executive Michael Roth received $12.9 million in total compensation in 2011, an increase of 26.7 percent from 2010, according to a newly released proxy statement for IPG’s annual shareholders meeting on May 24 in New York. That amount includes a $1.4 million base salary—unchanged from the year earlier—as well as stock, stock options and other forms of compensation.