Douglas Merritt

Splunk

President, CEO and Director

Overview

Douglas Merritt made an average of $8.6M in compensation at Splunk from 2016 to 2019.

Annual data

2019

In 2019, Douglas Merritt earned a total compensation of $13.5M as President, CEO and Director at Splunk.

Ranking12 out of 272
Percentile95.6%

Douglas Merritt's 2019 compensation ranked 12th out of 272 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Merritt earned more than 95.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking5 out of 70
Percentile92.9%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Merritt's pay ranked 5th out of 70 executive pay records tracked by us in 2019.

Merritt earned more than 92.9% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,625,000
Salary$650,000
Stock Awards$11,174,462
Other$56,333
Total$13,505,795

Merritt received $11.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 82.74% of total compensation.

Merritt also received $1.6M in non-equity incentive plan, $650K in salary and $56.3K in other compensation.

Douglas Merritt's Pay$13,505,795
Median Employee's Pay$261,231
Pay Ratio52 : 1

For fiscal year 2019, the annual total compensation for Douglas Merritt was $13,505,795 and for the median employee at Splunk was $261,231. The resulting ratio of Douglas Merritt's pay to the pay of median employee was 52 to one.

2018

In 2018, Douglas Merritt earned a total compensation of $9.2M as President, CEO and Director at Splunk.

Ranking667 out of 10,962
Percentile93.9%

Douglas Merritt's 2018 compensation ranked 667th out of 10,962 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Merritt earned more than 93.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking65 out of 661
Percentile90.2%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Merritt's pay ranked 65th out of 661 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Merritt earned more than 90.2% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$652,365
Salary$475,000
Stock Awards$8,025,313
Other$9,664
Total$9,162,342

Merritt received $8M in stock awards, which accounts for 87.59% of total compensation.

Merritt also received $652.4K in non-equity incentive plan, $475K in salary and $9.7K in other compensation.

2017

In 2017, Douglas Merritt earned a total compensation of $8.1M as President, CEO and Director at Splunk.

Ranking873 out of 13,790
Percentile93.7%

Douglas Merritt's 2017 compensation ranked 873rd out of 13,790 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Merritt earned more than 93.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking72 out of 844
Percentile91.5%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Merritt's pay ranked 72nd out of 844 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Merritt earned more than 91.5% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$480,150
Salary$450,000
Stock Awards$7,145,500
Other$38,545
Total$8,114,195

Merritt received $7.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 88.06% of total compensation.

Merritt also received $480.2K in non-equity incentive plan, $450K in salary and $38.5K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Douglas Merritt earned a total compensation of $3.6M as President, CEO and Director at Splunk.

Ranking2,562 out of 14,038
Percentile81.7%

Douglas Merritt's 2016 compensation ranked 2,562nd out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Merritt earned more than 81.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking157 out of 802
Percentile80.4%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Merritt's pay ranked 157th out of 802 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Merritt earned more than 80.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$738,526
Salary$325,000
Stock Awards$2,473,200
Other$36,952
Total$3,573,678

Merritt received $2.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 69.21% of total compensation.

Merritt also received $738.5K in non-equity incentive plan, $325K in salary and $37K in other compensation.