Top WWE Executive Nick Khan, who is the promotion’s current co-CEO, initially signed with WWE in 2020 as the President and it was at the time that he received $15 million in stock. Since then, he quickly became one of the most powerful personalities in all of pro wrestling and he even helped lead the WWE secure numerous lucrative business deals.
Dave Meltzer noted on a recent edition of the Wrestling Observer Newsletter that WWE co-CEO Nick Khan signed a new long-term deal with the company last October 19th and that the deal will run all the way through August 5th, 2025. Meltzer also indicated that the terms of Nick Khan’s new WWE deal include a base salary of $1,350,000 per year as well as more components to his compensation package and Khan is set to receive stock grants of $3,575,000 per year and he has an annual target bonus of an additional $2,160,000 as well. Prior to Nick Khan signing with WWE as an Executive, he represented the promotion during their negotiations with FOX and NBCUniversal for their current television rights deal.