Maybe they have some sort of incentive plan, receiving a percentage of the value they have personally destroyed. Because sure as hell none of them are producing anything. If the Democrats want to fight income inequality and take on excessive compensation that is set without oversight, I might suggest beginning with the federal government.
Postscript: TJIC has pointed out that he and I, though we tend to agree, often express ourselves differently. Here is my prediction of TJIC's response to this article: "We going to need a lot more rope." How's that, Travis?