Bezos Makes $2,489 Per Second
According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, an average American makes $957 in a single week. Jeff Bezos makes 2.5 times that much in a single second with an income of $2,489.
Based on the change in his year-on-year net worth, the Amazon founder actually makes $8.9 million dollars.
However, his annual CEO salary is just $81,840 — much less than what most US chief executives take home with them. His real earnings come from his Amazon stocks.