Hawaii's building boom has been good for CEOs' wallets

Updated: Apr. 20, 2017 at 2:45 PM HST
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HONOLULU (HawaiiNewsNow) - Hawaii's booming economy was reflected in the pocketbooks of the isle's top CEOs.

Boosted by strong company earnings, Bank of Hawaii's CEO Peter Ho was the highest paid executive, earning $5 million last year.

His counterpart at First Hawaiian Bank, Robert Harrison, earned $4.3 million last year.

In the transportation sector, Matson CEO Matthew Cox earned $4.1 million and Mark Dunkerley, Hawaiian Airlines top executive received $3.7 million.

Both of these companies are benefiting Hawaii's tourism and building boom.

EXECUTIVE Title Company 2016 Compensation Change
Peter Ho CEO Bank of Hawaii Corp. $5.0 million -3.20%
Robert Harrison CEO First Hawaiian Inc. $4.3 million 82.30%
Matthew Co CEO Matson Inc. $4.1 million -7.50%
Mark Dunkerley CEO Hawaiian Holdings Inc. $3.7 million 14.00%
Constance Lau CEO Hawaiian Electric Industries Inc. $3.1 million 12.70%
Christopher Benjamin CEO Alexander & Baldwin Inc. $2.2 million 80.40%
Scott Barber CEO Hawaiian Telcom Holdco Inc. $1.4 million 13.30%
A. Catherine Ngo CEO Central Pacific Financial Corp. $1.1 million -4.10%

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