Is Qantas CEO Alan Joyce worth $24 million a year? Perhaps not

Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce.

Whether it be Qantas, or any large company that employs Australians, anger at growing executive wages seems to be met with a standard response – you need to pay these rates to attract the best people. But are they worth it? A review of the performance of Qantas over time may break down some of the misconceptions shared by those defending their own salary packages.

Is Qantas CEO Alan Joyce worth $24 million a year? Perhaps not