"This compares with the $8.7 million he was paid a year earlier when his salary was $3 million, bonus $5.4 million and additional compensation came in at $378,000", the report added. In 2016, Apple suffered shrinking iPhone sales and its first annual sales decline in 15 years.
However, Cook isn't the only corporate executive that's required to use a corporate jet for personal travel.
"Mr. Cook recognizes imputed taxable income and is not provided a tax reimbursement for personal use of private aircraft", Apple said in its filing.
Cook also benefited from a generous share award, banking $89.2 million United States dollars worth of Apple stock as part of a compensation package agreed when he was appointed chief executive in 2011.
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The market capitalization for the iPhone maker has been hovering around $900 billion and is up almost 50 percent for the year.
And with the iPhone 8 and X in the market, Cook hoped for Apple's strong fiscal year ever in 2018.
It comes as Cook's yearly bonus was increased by 74 per cent as Apple reported higher revenue and profits.
He was also awarded stock worth $89m (£66m), up 74% from a year ago for a total of roughly $102m (£75m) for his work in 2017 alone.
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The policy was implemented in 2017 "in the interests of security and efficiency based on our global profile and the highly visible nature of Mr. Cook's role as CEO". It is natural for its runner and CEO Tim Cook to be on cloud nine too.
Apple said transporting the chief executive around the world in 2017 cost more than $93,000 (£69,000) and his personal security costs ran to more than $220,000 (£163,000). He owns 560,000 shares awarded to him in 2011 that vested in fiscal 2017, valued at $89.2 million.
The election is set to occur on Apple's next shareholders meeting February 13 at the Steve Jobs Theater in Apple Park. Disney (DIS) CEO Bob Iger and Facebook (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg are also mandated to use private aircraft when traveling, according to the companies' respective regulatory filings.
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