Debra A. Cafaro

Ventas

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Debra A. Cafaro received an average compensation of $11,569,561 at Ventas from 2006 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $13,116,202 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Ventas.

Ranking279 out of 8,301
Percentile96.6%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2018 compensation ranked 279th out of 8,301 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 96.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking7 out of 470
Percentile98.5%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2018 pay ranked 7th, among 470 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 98.5% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,749,600
Salary$1,075,000
Stock Awards$8,211,805
Other$79,797
Total$13,116,202

Cafaro received $8,211,805 in stock awards, which accounts for 62.61% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $3,749,600 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,075,000 in salary and $79,797 in other compensation.

Debra A. Cafaro's Pay$13,116,202
Median Employee's Pay$96,709
Pay Ratio136 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Debra A. Cafaro was $13,116,202 and for the median employee at Ventas was $96,709. The resulting ratio of Debra A. Cafaro's pay to the pay of median employee was 136 to one.

2017

In 2017, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $25,254,607 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Ventas.

Ranking70 out of 13,165
Percentile99.5%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2017 compensation ranked 70th out of 13,165 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 99.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking3 out of 683
Percentile99.6%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2017 pay ranked 3rd, among 683 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 99.6% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,199,200
Option Awards$3,530,299
Salary$1,075,000
Stock Awards$17,385,196
Other$64,912
Total$25,254,607

Cafaro received $17,385,196 in stock awards, which accounts for 68.84% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $3,199,200 in non-equity incentive plan, $3,530,299 in option awards, $1,075,000 in salary and $64,912 in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $9,666,023 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Ventas.

Ranking534 out of 13,853
Percentile96.1%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2016 compensation ranked 534th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 96.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking24 out of 679
Percentile96.5%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2016 pay ranked 24th, among 679 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 96.5% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,196,190
Option Awards$2,415,093
Salary$1,075,000
Stock Awards$2,918,592
Other$61,148
Total$9,666,023

Cafaro received $3,196,190 in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 33.07% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $2,415,093 in option awards, $1,075,000 in salary, $2,918,592 in stock awards and $61,148 in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $10,923,710 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Ventas.

Ranking428 out of 13,574
Percentile96.8%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2015 compensation ranked 428th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 96.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking18 out of 649
Percentile97.2%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2015 pay ranked 18th, among 649 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 97.2% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,569,000
Option Awards$1,865,572
Salary$1,075,000
Stock Awards$4,353,197
Other$60,941
Total$10,923,710

Cafaro received $4,353,197 in stock awards, which accounts for 39.85% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $3,569,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,865,572 in option awards, $1,075,000 in salary and $60,941 in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $10,065,843 as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at Ventas.

Ranking513 out of 12,876
Percentile96.0%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2014 compensation ranked 513th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 96.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking20 out of 612
Percentile96.7%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2014 pay ranked 20th, among 612 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 96.7% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,780,000
Option Awards$1,552,506
Salary$1,050,000
Stock Awards$3,622,819
Other$60,518
Total$10,065,843

Cafaro received $3,780,000 in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 37.55% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $1,552,506 in option awards, $1,050,000 in salary, $3,622,819 in stock awards and $60,518 in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $7,046,556 as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President at Ventas.

Ranking450 out of 6,983
Percentile93.6%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2007 compensation ranked 450th out of 6,983 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 93.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking8 out of 266
Percentile97.0%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2007 pay ranked 8th, among 266 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 97.0% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$2,100,000
Option Awards$921,608
Salary$600,000
Stock Awards$3,387,091
Other$37,857
Total$7,046,556

Cafaro received $3,387,091 in stock awards, which accounts for 48.07% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $2,100,000 in bonus, $921,608 in option awards, $600,000 in salary and $37,857 in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, Debra A. Cafaro earned a total compensation of $4,913,988 as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and President at Ventas.

Ranking513 out of 5,364
Percentile90.4%

Debra A. Cafaro's 2006 compensation ranked 513th out of 5,364 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 90.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryReal estate investment trusts
Ranking22 out of 264
Percentile91.7%

In the industry of real estate investment trusts, Debra A. Cafaro's 2006 pay ranked 22nd, among 264 executive pay records.

Debra A. Cafaro earned more than 91.7% of executives in this industry.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,108,000
Option Awards$401,377
Salary$555,000
Stock Awards$824,314
Other$25,297
Total$4,913,988

Cafaro received $3,108,000 in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 63.25% of total compensation.

Cafaro also received $401,377 in option awards, $555,000 in salary, $824,314 in stock awards and $25,297 in other compensation.