#63 David Cote Honeywell, Chairman and CEO
Cote soared to a top 10 spot on last year’s list as a result of Honeywell’s play to move from Morris Township to Morris Plains. He stays on the list as the head of New Jersey’s fourth largest public company. Cote, the company’s chairman and CEO, was the highest paid executive in the state in 2012.
Last Year's Rank: 6