*: estimated income based on 48 forty hours weeks per year.
$1,100,000,000 a year for Richest Man in the World it means $91,666,667 per month, $22,916,667 per week or $4,583,333.33 per day! Right now the richest man in the world is Slim Helu. It is hard to give a person that wealth a "salary" becuase they are not paid by salary and their wealth can fluctuate wildly daily. Assuming something close to a 2% increase of funds (which is very low for that amount of money invested) Slim makes 1.1 billion dollars a year counting the interest as his, "salary"