Tuesday, March 2, 2010, 10:10am EST | Modified: Tuesday, March 2, 2010, 10:38am UPS chairman’s total compensation flat Atlanta Business Chronicle Scott Davis View Larger United Parcel Service Inc.’s profit was down 28 percent in 2009 and it kept its top executive’s total compensation virtually flat. In a proxy filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Tuesday, the Atlanta-based shipping giant reported Chairman and CEO Scott Davis got $6.24 million in total compensation in 2009. Davis had $6.28 million in total compensation in 2008. The total compensation in 2009 included a salary of $1 million (flat with 2008), $3.9 million in stock awards (flat with 2008) and $437,511 (flat with 2008) in stock option awards. Chief Operating Officer David Abney’s total compensation went from $2.9 million in 2008 to $2.5 million in 2009. Chief Financial Officer Kurt Kuehn’s total compensation was reduced from $2.3 million in 2008 to $1.9 million in 2009. In 2009, UPS (NYSE: UPS) reported net income of $2.15 billion, or $2.14 a share, down 28 percent from the $3 billion, or $2.94 a share, it earned in all of 2008.