GMAC Inc., the auto and home lender that has not posted a profit since 2008, gave Chief Executive Michael Carpenter a pay package rivaling that of Goldman Sachs Group Inc. CEO Lloyd Blankfein, who runs the most profitable securities firm in U.S. history.

GMAC paid Carpenter about $1.2 million in salary and restricted stock for the month-and-a-half he was employed by the Detroit company last year, equivalent to full-year pay of $9.5 million, according to a regulatory filing Monday. Goldman Sachs paid Blankfein $9.6 million for 2009.

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