Christopher T. Usher

ION Geophysical

Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Operations Optimization

Overview

Christopher T. Usher made an average of $882.5K in compensation at ION Geophysical from 2012 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $1.8M as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Operations Optimization at ION Geophysical.

Ranking4,073 out of 8,301
Percentile50.9%

Christopher T. Usher's 2018 compensation ranked 4,073rd out of 8,301 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 50.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking4 out of 5
Percentile20.0%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2018 pay ranked 4th out of 5 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 20.0% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$220,600
Option Awards$130,427
Salary$378,560
Stock Awards$1,023,188
Total$1,752,775

Usher received $1M in stock awards, which accounts for 58.38% of total compensation.

Usher also received $220.6K in non-equity incentive plan, $130.4K in option awards and $378.6K in salary.

Christopher T. Usher's Pay$1,752,775
Median Employee's Pay$95,487
Pay Ratio18 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Christopher T. Usher was $1,752,775 and for the median employee at ION Geophysical was $95,487. The resulting ratio of Christopher T. Usher's pay to the pay of median employee was 18 to one.

2017

In 2017, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $700.8K as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Operations Optimization at ION Geophysical.

Ranking9,617 out of 13,165
Percentile27.0%

Christopher T. Usher's 2017 compensation ranked 9,617th out of 13,165 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 27.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking8 out of 8
Percentile0.0%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2017 pay ranked 8th out of 8 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 0.0% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$347,000
Salary$353,808
Total$700,808

Usher received $353.8K in salary, which accounts for 50.49% of total compensation.

Usher also received $347K in non-equity incentive plan.

2016

In 2016, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $723.8K as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, E&P Operations Optimization at ION Geophysical.

Ranking9,580 out of 13,853
Percentile30.8%

Christopher T. Usher's 2016 compensation ranked 9,580th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 30.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking8 out of 8
Percentile0.0%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2016 pay ranked 8th out of 8 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 0.0% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$272,500
Option Awards$50,954
Salary$340,704
Stock Awards$59,686
Total$723,844

Usher received $340.7K in salary, which accounts for 47.07% of total compensation.

Usher also received $272.5K in non-equity incentive plan, $51K in option awards and $59.7K in stock awards.

2015

In 2015, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $692.6K as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, E&P Operations Optimization at ION Geophysical.

Ranking9,541 out of 13,574
Percentile29.7%

Christopher T. Usher's 2015 compensation ranked 9,541st out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 29.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking9 out of 17
Percentile47.1%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2015 pay ranked 9th out of 17 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 47.1% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$227,136
Option Awards$47,119
Salary$353,808
Stock Awards$64,501
Total$692,564

Usher received $353.8K in salary, which accounts for 51.09% of total compensation.

Usher also received $227.1K in non-equity incentive plan, $47.1K in option awards and $64.5K in stock awards.

2014

In 2014, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $813.4K as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, E&P Operations Optimization at ION Geophysical.

Ranking8,401 out of 12,876
Percentile34.8%

Christopher T. Usher's 2014 compensation ranked 8,401st out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 34.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking8 out of 18
Percentile55.6%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2014 pay ranked 8th out of 18 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 55.6% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$218,400
Option Awards$148,830
Salary$364,000
Stock Awards$82,200
Total$813,430

Usher received $364K in salary, which accounts for 44.75% of total compensation.

Usher also received $218.4K in non-equity incentive plan, $148.8K in option awards and $82.2K in stock awards.

2013

In 2013, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $862.6K as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, E&P Operations Optimization at ION Geophysical.

Ranking7,170 out of 11,965
Percentile40.1%

Christopher T. Usher's 2013 compensation ranked 7,170th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 40.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking9 out of 22
Percentile59.1%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2013 pay ranked 9th out of 22 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 59.1% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$300,000
Option Awards$141,000
Salary$350,000
Stock Awards$71,600
Total$862,600

Usher received $350K in salary, which accounts for 40.58% of total compensation.

Usher also received $300K in non-equity incentive plan, $141K in option awards and $71.6K in stock awards.

2012

In 2012, Christopher T. Usher earned a total compensation of $631.3K as Executive Vice President, Chief Innovation Officer, Innovation Division at ION Geophysical.

Ranking7,683 out of 10,949
Percentile29.8%

Christopher T. Usher's 2012 compensation ranked 7,683rd out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 29.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryOil and gas field exploration services
Ranking15 out of 28
Percentile46.4%

In the industry of oil and gas field exploration services, Christopher T. Usher's 2012 pay ranked 15th out of 28 executive pay records tracked by us.

Christopher T. Usher earned more than 46.4% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$125,000
Option Awards$173,400
Salary$21,538
Stock Awards$311,000
Other$326
Total$631,264

Usher received $311K in stock awards, which accounts for 49.27% of total compensation.

Usher also received $125K in bonus, $173.4K in option awards, $21.5K in salary and $326 in other compensation.