Edward J. Heffernan

Alliance Data Systems

President and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Edward J. Heffernan received an average compensation of $7,195,044 at Alliance Data Systems from 2006 to 2017.

Annual data

2017

In 2017, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $10,882,813 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking506 out of 13,165
Percentile96.2%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2017 compensation ranked 506th out of 13,165 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 96.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking14 out of 279
Percentile95.0%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2017 pay ranked 14th, among 279 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 95.0% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$500,246
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,393,800
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$7,805,256
Other$33,511
Total$10,882,813

Heffernan received $7,805,256 in stock awards, which accounts for 71.72% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $500,246 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,393,800 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,150,000 in salary and $33,511 in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $7,840,417 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking767 out of 13,853
Percentile94.5%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2016 compensation ranked 767th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 94.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking21 out of 296
Percentile92.9%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2016 pay ranked 21st, among 296 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 92.9% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$361,308
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,617,528
Salary$1,114,000
Stock Awards$4,711,624
Other$35,957
Total$7,840,417

Heffernan received $4,711,624 in stock awards, which accounts for 60.09% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $361,308 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,617,528 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,114,000 in salary and $35,957 in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $8,731,974 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking668 out of 13,574
Percentile95.1%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2015 compensation ranked 668th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 95.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking26 out of 321
Percentile91.9%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2015 pay ranked 26th, among 321 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 91.9% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$167,100
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$280,251
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,691,052
Salary$1,114,000
Stock Awards$5,420,550
Other$59,021
Total$8,731,974

Heffernan received $5,420,550 in stock awards, which accounts for 62.08% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $167,100 in bonus, $280,251 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,691,052 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,114,000 in salary and $59,021 in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $8,727,450 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking664 out of 12,876
Percentile94.8%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2014 compensation ranked 664th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 94.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking17 out of 306
Percentile94.4%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2014 pay ranked 17th, among 306 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 94.4% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$180,562
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,057,013
Salary$1,081,500
Stock Awards$5,325,675
Other$82,700
Total$8,727,450

Heffernan received $5,325,675 in stock awards, which accounts for 61.02% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $180,562 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,057,013 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,081,500 in salary and $82,700 in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $7,612,703 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking688 out of 11,965
Percentile94.2%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2013 compensation ranked 688th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 94.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking23 out of 279
Percentile91.8%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2013 pay ranked 23rd, among 279 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 91.8% of executives in this industry.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$180,897
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,072,700
Salary$1,050,000
Stock Awards$4,232,768
Other$76,338
Total$7,612,703

Heffernan received $4,232,768 in stock awards, which accounts for 55.60% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $180,897 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,072,700 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,050,000 in salary and $76,338 in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $6,332,706 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking754 out of 10,035
Percentile92.5%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2011 compensation ranked 754th out of 10,035 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 92.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking21 out of 224
Percentile90.6%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2011 pay ranked 21st, among 224 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 90.6% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$129,857
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$75,058
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,970,143
Salary$885,000
Stock Awards$3,195,471
Other$77,177
Total$6,332,706

Heffernan received $3,195,471 in stock awards, which accounts for 50.46% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $129,857 in bonus, $75,058 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,970,143 in non-equity incentive plan, $885,000 in salary and $77,177 in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $5,920,509 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking768 out of 9,477
Percentile91.9%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2010 compensation ranked 768th out of 9,477 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 91.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking21 out of 212
Percentile90.1%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2010 pay ranked 21st, among 212 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 90.1% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$127,983
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$42,018
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,274,791
Salary$810,000
Stock Awards$2,638,044
Other$27,673
Total$5,920,509

Heffernan received $2,638,044 in stock awards, which accounts for 44.56% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $127,983 in bonus, $42,018 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,274,791 in non-equity incentive plan, $810,000 in salary and $27,673 in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $3,658,544 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking1,104 out of 8,703
Percentile87.3%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2009 compensation ranked 1,104th out of 8,703 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 87.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking31 out of 199
Percentile84.4%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2009 pay ranked 31st, among 199 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 84.4% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$5,312
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$42,026
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,182,188
Salary$719,615
Stock Awards$1,663,200
Other$46,203
Total$3,658,544

Heffernan received $1,663,200 in stock awards, which accounts for 45.46% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $5,312 in bonus, $42,026 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,182,188 in non-equity incentive plan, $719,615 in salary and $46,203 in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $11,994,762 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking173 out of 7,730
Percentile97.8%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2008 compensation ranked 173rd out of 7,730 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 97.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking5 out of 168
Percentile97.0%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2008 pay ranked 5th, among 168 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 97.0% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$51,011
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$31,337
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$847,598
Salary$442,000
Stock Awards$10,564,785
Other$58,031
Total$11,994,762

Heffernan received $10,564,785 in stock awards, which accounts for 88.08% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $51,011 in bonus, $31,337 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $847,598 in non-equity incentive plan, $442,000 in salary and $58,031 in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $4,729,123 as President and Chief Executive Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking764 out of 6,983
Percentile89.1%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2007 compensation ranked 764th out of 6,983 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 89.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking16 out of 161
Percentile90.1%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2007 pay ranked 16th, among 161 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 90.1% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$63,189
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$10,339
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$631,890
Option Awards$398,288
Salary$425,000
Stock Awards$3,147,267
Other$53,150
Total$4,729,123

Heffernan received $3,147,267 in stock awards, which accounts for 66.55% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $63,189 in bonus, $10,339 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $631,890 in non-equity incentive plan, $398,288 in option awards, $425,000 in salary and $53,150 in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, Edward J. Heffernan earned a total compensation of $2,714,479 as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at Alliance Data Systems.

Ranking1,049 out of 5,364
Percentile80.4%

Edward J. Heffernan's 2006 compensation ranked 1,049th out of 5,364 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 80.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

IndustryServices-business services, nec
Ranking28 out of 93
Percentile69.9%

In the industry of services-business services, nec, Edward J. Heffernan's 2006 pay ranked 28th, among 93 executive pay records.

Edward J. Heffernan earned more than 69.9% of executives in this industry.

Bonus$56,579
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$4,086
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$628,650
Option Awards$408,828
Salary$400,000
Stock Awards$1,170,508
Other$48,828
Total$2,714,479

Heffernan received $1,170,508 in stock awards, which accounts for 43.12% of total compensation.

Heffernan also received $56,579 in bonus, $4,086 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $628,650 in non-equity incentive plan, $408,828 in option awards, $400,000 in salary and $48,828 in other compensation.