Dorsey is not the only technical cadre to earn a minimal salary. Other founders, including Mark Zuckerberg, of Facebook, and Larry Page, of Alphabet, earn only $ 1 per year of salary, opting instead for a remuneration related to the performance of the company.
Despite his derisory salary, Dorsey made a $ 80 million gain in 2018 after selling 1.7 million shares of his Square payment company, according to Forbes, for a value of $ 4.7 billion. dollars.
The microblogging site has dropped its 140-character limit in 2017, exceeding the limit of 280 characters per tweet. Dorsey has said in the past that the previous issue was perceived as "sacred" on the inside.