: American CEO, Howard W. Lutnick, has an estimated net worth of $45 million. As Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P., one of the world’s leading financial services firms, Howard Lutnick has an annual salary is $6 million. Lutnick is widely know as the CEO of Cantor Fitzgerald who guided the rebuilding of Cantor Fitzgerald following the devastating September 11, 2001 World Trade Center terrorist attacks that claimed the lives of 658 of the firm’s 960 New York-based employees. Since then, Cantor Fitzgerald has provided over $180 million to help the families of the firm’s colleagues who perished. Lutnick graduated from Haverford College in 1983 with a degree in economics and joined Cantor Fitzgerald the same year. He was named President and CEO in 1991 and Chairman in 1996.