Tesla Motors

Industry group: Motor Vehicles And Motor Vehicle Equipment

Headquarters: California

Overview

Average pay of disclosed executives at Tesla Motors

Annual data

2018

On April 30, 2019, Tesla Motors reported executive compensation for fiscal year 2018.

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer$2,284,044,884
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$11,667,420
Jerome GuillenPresident, Automotive$17,752,051
Deepak AhujaFormer Chief Financial Officer$6,210,353

Elon Musk — Chief Executive Officer — received the highest compensation: $2,284,044,884 in total.

In addition, Jerome Guillen — President, Automotive — received a total compensation of $17,752,051; Jeffrey B. Straubel received $11,667,420; Deepak Ahuja received $6,210,353.

The company's median employee pay was $56,163.

2017

On February 8, 2018, Tesla Motors reported executive compensation for fiscal year 2017.

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer and Chairman$49,920
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$249,600
Deepak AhujaChief Financial Officer$15,498,009
Jon McNeillFormer President, Global Sales and Service$2,435,716
Doug FieldSenior Vice President, Engineering$9,151,618
Jason WheelerFormer Chief Financial Officer$174,041

Deepak Ahuja — Chief Financial Officer — received the highest compensation: $15,498,009 in total.

In addition, Doug Field — Senior Vice President, Engineering — received a total compensation of $9,151,618; Jon McNeill received $2,435,716; Jeffrey B. Straubel received $249,600; Jason Wheeler received $174,041; Elon Musk received $49,920.

2016

On April 20, 2017, Tesla Motors reported executive compensation for fiscal year 2016.

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer and Chairman$45,936
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$7,927,583
Jon McNeillPresident, Global Sales and Service$6,464,510
Doug FieldSenior Vice President, Engineering$2,420,475
Jason WheelerFormer Chief Financial Officer$501,931

Jeffrey B. Straubel — Chief Technology Officer — received the highest compensation: $7,927,583 in total.

In addition, Jon McNeill — President, Global Sales and Service — received a total compensation of $6,464,510; Doug Field received $2,420,475; Jason Wheeler received $501,931; Elon Musk received $45,936.

2015

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer and Chairman$37,584
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$250,560
Doug FieldSenior Vice President, Engineering$3,115,708
Jason WheelerFormer Chief Financial Officer$20,898,296
Greg ReichowVice President, Production$1,144,845
Deepak AhujaFormer Chief Financial Officer$339,300

Jason Wheeler — Former Chief Financial Officer — received the highest compensation: $20,898,296 in total.

In addition, Doug Field — Senior Vice President, Engineering — received a total compensation of $3,115,708; Greg Reichow received $1,144,845; Deepak Ahuja received $339,300; Jeffrey B. Straubel received $250,560; Elon Musk received $37,584.

2014

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer and Chairman$35,360
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$17,131,043
Greg ReichowVice President, Production$5,250,966
Deepak AhujaFormer Chief Financial Officer$3,784,343
Jerome GuillenVice President, Worldwide Service and Deliveries$4,487,197

Jeffrey B. Straubel — Chief Technology Officer — received the highest compensation: $17,131,043 in total.

In addition, Greg Reichow — Vice President, Production — received a total compensation of $5,250,966; Jerome Guillen received $4,487,197; Deepak Ahuja received $3,784,343; Elon Musk received $35,360.

2013

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer and Chairman$69,989
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$467,604
Greg ReichowVice President, Production$225,000
Deepak AhujaFormer Chief Financial Officer$338,000
Jerome GuillenVice President, Worldwide Service and Deliveries$263,893
George BlankenshipFormer Vice President, Worldwide Retail$425,641
Gilbert PassinVice President, OEM and Re-Manufacturing$270,400

Jeffrey B. Straubel — Chief Technology Officer — received the highest compensation: $467,604 in total.

In addition, George Blankenship — Former Vice President, Worldwide Retail — received a total compensation of $425,641; Deepak Ahuja received $338,000; Gilbert Passin received $270,400; Jerome Guillen received $263,893; Greg Reichow received $225,000; Elon Musk received $69,989.

2012

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer, Product Architect and Chairman$78,150,010
Deepak AhujaChief Financial Officer$901,457
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$1,210,400
George BlankenshipFormer Vice President, Worldwide Retail$1,233,282
Gilbert PassinVice President, OEM and Re-Manufacturing$833,857

Elon Musk — Chief Executive Officer, Product Architect and Chairman — received the highest compensation: $78,150,010 in total.

In addition, George Blankenship — Former Vice President, Worldwide Retail — received a total compensation of $1,233,282; Jeffrey B. Straubel received $1,210,400; Deepak Ahuja received $901,457; Gilbert Passin received $833,857.

2011

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer, Product Architect and Chairman$33,280
Deepak AhujaChief Financial Officer$869,464
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$1,169,531
George BlankenshipFormer Vice President, Worldwide Retail$925,605
Gilbert PassinVice President, OEM and Re-Manufacturing$620,152

Jeffrey B. Straubel — Chief Technology Officer — received the highest compensation: $1,169,531 in total.

In addition, George Blankenship — Former Vice President, Worldwide Retail — received a total compensation of $925,605; Deepak Ahuja received $869,464; Gilbert Passin received $620,152; Elon Musk received $33,280.

2010

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer, Product Architect and Chairman$33,280
Deepak AhujaChief Financial Officer$1,003,636
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$1,464,503
George BlankenshipVice President, Worldwide Retail$2,340,478
Eric S. WhitakerGeneral Counsel and Secretary$3,216,762

Eric S. Whitaker — General Counsel and Secretary — received the highest compensation: $3,216,762 in total.

In addition, George Blankenship — Vice President, Worldwide Retail — received a total compensation of $2,340,478; Jeffrey B. Straubel received $1,464,503; Deepak Ahuja received $1,003,636; Elon Musk received $33,280.

2009

NamePositionCompensationDetails
Elon MuskChief Executive Officer, Product Architect and Chairman$24,132,808
Deepak AhujaChief Financial Officer$668,722
Jeffrey B. StraubelChief Technology Officer$733,754

Elon Musk — Chief Executive Officer, Product Architect and Chairman — received the highest compensation: $24,132,808 in total.

In addition, Jeffrey B. Straubel — Chief Technology Officer — received a total compensation of $733,754; Deepak Ahuja received $668,722.