Shantanu Narayen, the CEO of Adobe Systems, acquires tremendous salary, by the help of which he has collected huge net worth of $17.89 million dollars.

In 2013, Narayen was paid aggregate remuneration of an amount of $15.7 million dollars.However, his actual net worth figure is not accessible yet.

Narayen started his professional journey by working at multinational technology company Apple. After working at Apple for quite a long time, he joined Silicon Graphics as the Director of the company.

It was the year 1998 when Shantanu initially joined the Adobe Systems. At first, he worked as a senior Vice-President for the worldwide product research in the organization. Later he got elevated to Executive Vice President of the worldwide products. He was promoted to CEO of the company in December 2007. The news of his promotion was declared in the press release on 12th November 2007.

He was promoted to CEO of the company in December 2007. The news of his upgradations was declared in the press release on 12th November 2007.


He got his degree in Electronic Engineering from the Osmania University, Hyderabad, India. After inheriting bachelor’s degree, he earned master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of California. Subsequently, he moved to Ohio,United States to study at Bowling Green State University together majored in Computer Science.

Shantanu believes on the changes that stumbled in light of time. With his new approach and powerful leadership style, he has uplifted the Adobe System to the emerging height of success.


He settled on the choice to adjust subscription-based model rather than Adobe Creative Suite when he was delegated as the CEO. In his part as CEO, he has changed numerous working procedure of company which has proved as valuable to the organization.

Four years past in 2011, he was getting salary measure of $17.89 million. Back then,he got compensation amount of $5.76 million dollars. At this moment, Shantanu Narayen is earning massive salary measure of $875000 excluding bonus and other compensation for executing responsibility as CEO of Adobe System Inc. The net worth of Shantanu Narayen is yet not disclosed.