Bank CEOs' total compensation increased 1% this year, compared with a 4.7% increase last year, according to a survey released Thursday.

Crowe Horwath LLP's 2009 Comprehensive Financial Institution Compensation Survey, which compiled data from more than 320 U.S. financial firms, is conducted annually by the Oak Brook, Ill., public accounting and consulting firm. The survey said base salaries for all positions at financial companies have increased an average of 2.2% this year.

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