Comcast CEO Brian Roberts Earned $29.1 Million in 2012

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NBCUniversal president and CEO Stephen Burke, meanwhile, earned $26.3 million in 2012.

Comcast chairman and CEO Brian Roberts earned $29.1 million in total compensation in 2012, up from $26.9 million, Comcast said in a filing Friday.

Vice chairman and CFO Michael Angelakis was paid $23.2 million, up from $21.9 million, while Steve Burke, president and CEO of NBCUniversal, earned $26.3 million, up from $23.7 million.

Neil Smit, president and CEO of Comcast Cable Communications, earned $18.3 million in 2012, down from $18.5 million.

David Cohen, Comcast executive vp, earned $15.9 million, up from $15.1 million.

Comcast shares rose 61 percent in 2012. On Friday, they fell 56 cents to $41.56.