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Nuance CEO’s pay puts spotlight back on executive compensation

What does it take to become the most overpaid executive in Massachusetts? Or, more to the point, how much does it take?

The answer is a little bit north of $29 million. That’s how much the Burlington speech recognition company Nuance Communications Inc. paid its chief executive, Paul Ricci, last year.

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