Gravy At Lehman In A Lean Year

Employees at Lehman Brothers are ecstatic about severing their ties with American Express in a spin-off slated for May. But they're less happy about the rich salaries going to Lehman's top dogs. Richard Fuld, chairman and chief executive, made $9.3 million in 1993; President T. Christopher Pettit made $7.4 million, according to a registration statement. All this at a time when Lehman is taking a $30 million charge to cut 400 employees.

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