The median pay for Alphabet employees rose 8% to $295,884 in 2021, according to a securities filing Friday, a sign of how fierce competition for talent as the pandemic dragged on drove up compensation in Silicon Valley. That increase is higher than the 6% year-on-year increase in that metric last year . Alphabet also disclosed total compensation for its most senior executives, with CEO Sundar...
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