A. Wade Pursell

SM Energy Company

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer

Overview

A. Wade Pursell made an average of $2.3M in compensation at SM Energy Company from 2008 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $3M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,172 out of 10,992
Percentile71.1%

A. Wade Pursell's 2018 compensation ranked 3,172nd out of 10,992 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 71.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking84 out of 226
Percentile62.8%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 84th out of 226 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Pursell earned more than 62.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$25,174
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$476,588
Salary$472,805
Stock Awards$2,000,012
Other$54,847
Total$3,029,426

Pursell received $2M in stock awards, which accounts for 66.02% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $25.2K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $476.6K in non-equity incentive plan, $472.8K in salary and $54.8K in other compensation.

A. Wade Pursell's Pay$3,029,426
Median Employee's Pay$150,799
Pay Ratio20 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for A. Wade Pursell was $3,029,426 and for the median employee at SM Energy Company was $150,799. The resulting ratio of A. Wade Pursell's pay to the pay of median employee was 20 to one.

2017

In 2017, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $3.3M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,105 out of 13,795
Percentile77.5%

A. Wade Pursell's 2017 compensation ranked 3,105th out of 13,795 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 77.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking98 out of 304
Percentile67.8%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 98th out of 304 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Pursell earned more than 67.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$117,300
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$637,955
Salary$457,315
Stock Awards$2,000,007
Other$37,849
Total$3,250,426

Pursell received $2M in stock awards, which accounts for 61.53% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $117.3K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $638K in non-equity incentive plan, $457.3K in salary and $37.8K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $2.4M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking4,053 out of 14,043
Percentile71.1%

A. Wade Pursell's 2016 compensation ranked 4,053rd out of 14,043 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 71.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking121 out of 313
Percentile61.3%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 121st out of 313 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Pursell earned more than 61.3% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$96,009
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$360,813
Salary$447,000
Stock Awards$1,500,010
Other$15,900
Total$2,419,732

Pursell received $1.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 61.99% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $96K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $360.8K in non-equity incentive plan, $447K in salary and $15.9K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $2.6M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,717 out of 13,589
Percentile72.6%

A. Wade Pursell's 2015 compensation ranked 3,717th out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 72.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking117 out of 307
Percentile61.9%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 117th out of 307 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Pursell earned more than 61.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$61,731
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$403,125
Salary$461,769
Stock Awards$1,624,985
Other$15,900
Total$2,567,510

Pursell received $1.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 63.29% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $61.7K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $403.1K in non-equity incentive plan, $461.8K in salary and $15.9K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $3.1M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking2,922 out of 12,932
Percentile77.4%

A. Wade Pursell's 2014 compensation ranked 2,922nd out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 77.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking124 out of 325
Percentile61.8%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 124th out of 325 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Pursell earned more than 61.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$77,890
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$580,548
Salary$432,885
Stock Awards$1,999,957
Other$15,750
Total$3,107,030

Pursell received $2M in stock awards, which accounts for 64.37% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $77.9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $580.5K in non-equity incentive plan, $432.9K in salary and $15.8K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $2.5M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,135 out of 12,080
Percentile74.0%

A. Wade Pursell's 2013 compensation ranked 3,135th out of 12,080 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 74.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking131 out of 307
Percentile57.3%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 131st out of 307 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Pursell earned more than 57.3% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$21,892
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$637,846
Salary$398,654
Stock Awards$1,399,983
Other$15,373
Total$2,473,748

Pursell received $1.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 56.59% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $21.9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $637.8K in non-equity incentive plan, $398.7K in salary and $15.4K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $2M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,548 out of 11,166
Percentile68.2%

A. Wade Pursell's 2012 compensation ranked 3,548th out of 11,166 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 68.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking136 out of 297
Percentile54.2%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 136th out of 297 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Pursell earned more than 54.2% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$44,233
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$250,000
Salary$354,077
Stock Awards$1,299,999
Other$31,720
Total$1,980,029

Pursell received $1.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 65.66% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $44.2K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $250K in non-equity incentive plan, $354.1K in salary and $31.7K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $2M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,174 out of 10,284
Percentile69.1%

A. Wade Pursell's 2011 compensation ranked 3,174th out of 10,284 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 69.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking123 out of 275
Percentile55.3%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 123rd out of 275 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Pursell earned more than 55.3% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$29,876
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$434,830
Salary$334,500
Stock Awards$1,189,066
Other$34,845
Total$2,023,117

Pursell received $1.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 58.77% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $29.9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $434.8K in non-equity incentive plan, $334.5K in salary and $34.8K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $1.9M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking3,061 out of 9,808
Percentile68.8%

A. Wade Pursell's 2010 compensation ranked 3,061st out of 9,808 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 68.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking97 out of 240
Percentile59.6%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 97th out of 240 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Pursell earned more than 59.6% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$21,780
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$447,838
Salary$319,885
Stock Awards$1,060,706
Other$90,504
Total$1,940,713

Pursell received $1.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 54.66% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $21.8K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $447.8K in non-equity incentive plan, $319.9K in salary and $90.5K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $1.7M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking2,629 out of 9,079
Percentile71.0%

A. Wade Pursell's 2009 compensation ranked 2,629th out of 9,079 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 71.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking74 out of 198
Percentile62.6%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 74th out of 198 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Pursell earned more than 62.6% of executives in this group.

Bonus$153,520
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$14,395
Salary$306,000
Stock Awards$1,241,117
Other$32,165
Total$1,747,197

Pursell received $1.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 71.03% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $153.5K in bonus, $14.4K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $306K in salary and $32.2K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $786.5K as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer principal financial officer at SM Energy Company.

Ranking4,760 out of 8,212
Percentile42.0%

A. Wade Pursell's 2008 compensation ranked 4,760th out of 8,212 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 42.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCrude Petroleum And Natural Gas
Ranking120 out of 166
Percentile27.7%

In the industry group of Crude Petroleum And Natural Gas, Pursell's pay ranked 120th out of 166 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Pursell earned more than 27.7% of executives in this group.

Bonus$56,100
Salary$92,308
Stock Awards$600,005
Other$38,060
Total$786,473

Pursell received $600K in stock awards, which accounts for 76.29% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $56.1K in bonus, $92.3K in salary and $38.1K in other compensation.

Helix Energy Solutions Group

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Overview

A. Wade Pursell made an average of $977.4K in compensation at Helix Energy Solutions Group between 2006 and 2007.

Annual data

2007

In 2007, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $1.1M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Helix Energy Solutions Group.

Ranking3,493 out of 7,479
Percentile53.3%

A. Wade Pursell's 2007 compensation ranked 3,493rd out of 7,479 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 53.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking62 out of 99
Percentile37.4%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Pursell's pay ranked 62nd out of 99 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Pursell earned more than 37.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$250,880
Option Awards$77,917
Salary$340,000
Stock Awards$419,111
Other$13,383
Total$1,101,291

Pursell received $419.1K in stock awards, which accounts for 38.06% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $250.9K in non-equity incentive plan, $77.9K in option awards, $340K in salary and $13.4K in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, A. Wade Pursell earned a total compensation of $853.6K as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Helix Energy Solutions Group.

Ranking2,988 out of 5,894
Percentile49.3%

A. Wade Pursell's 2006 compensation ranked 2,988th out of 5,894 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Pursell earned more than 49.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking48 out of 88
Percentile45.5%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Pursell's pay ranked 48th out of 88 executive pay records tracked by us in 2006.

Pursell earned more than 45.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$75,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$255,940
Option Awards$77,917
Salary$245,102
Stock Awards$187,312
Other$12,310
Total$853,581

Pursell received $255.9K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 29.98% of total compensation.

Pursell also received $75K in bonus, $77.9K in option awards, $245.1K in salary, $187.3K in stock awards and $12.3K in other compensation.