About Executive Compensation (via Compustat)
Vendor: Standard & Poor's
Access: Note: Available through the Wharton Research Data Service (WRDS)
Description: Executive Compensation (ExecuComp) from Standard & Poor tracks top executives' salary, bonus, and stock option data. The database contains over 2500 companies, both active and inactive. The data is collected from each company's annual proxy, which must be filed 120 days ahead of the company's fiscal year end.