Relativity Theory: CEOS vs. SEALS and Teachers

Abby Zimet

Gross Disparity To Get Your Blood Boiling Dept: It seems those Navy SEALS in the news earn about $55,000, roughly the same as the base salary for teachers.  ThinkProgress did a nifty graph to show how that compares to the mean (sic) average of big CEOs, who make - vastly different from earn - about 342 times more than the average worker.


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