Gregory Q. Brown

Motorola Solutions

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Gregory Q. Brown made an average of $14.1M in compensation at Motorola Solutions from 2006 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $20.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking130 out of 10,945
Percentile98.8%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2018 compensation ranked 130th out of 10,945 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 98.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking1 out of 160
Percentile99.4%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 1st out of 160 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Brown earned more than 99.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$11,150,625
Option Awards$3,843,720
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$3,843,722
Other$260,491
Total$20,348,558

Brown received $11.2M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 54.80% of total compensation.

Brown also received $3.8M in option awards, $1.3M in salary, $3.8M in stock awards and $260.5K in other compensation.

Gregory Q. Brown's Pay$20,348,558
Median Employee's Pay$96,553
Pay Ratio211 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Gregory Q. Brown was $20,348,558 and for the median employee at Motorola Solutions was $96,553. The resulting ratio of Gregory Q. Brown's pay to the pay of median employee was 211 to one.

2017

In 2017, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $15.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking259 out of 13,783
Percentile98.1%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2017 compensation ranked 259th out of 13,783 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 98.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking2 out of 183
Percentile98.9%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 2nd out of 183 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Brown earned more than 98.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$17,994
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$7,312,500
Option Awards$3,250,000
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$3,249,975
Other$259,079
Total$15,339,548

Brown received $7.3M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 47.67% of total compensation.

Brown also received $18K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3.3M in option awards, $1.3M in salary, $3.2M in stock awards and $259.1K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $12.2M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking352 out of 14,038
Percentile97.5%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2016 compensation ranked 352nd out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 97.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking2 out of 190
Percentile98.9%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 2nd out of 190 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Brown earned more than 98.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$25,469
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$5,715,000
Option Awards$2,437,499
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$2,437,465
Other$359,278
Total$12,224,711

Brown received $5.7M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 46.75% of total compensation.

Brown also received $25.5K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.4M in option awards, $1.3M in salary, $2.4M in stock awards and $359.3K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $13.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking302 out of 13,589
Percentile97.8%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2015 compensation ranked 302nd out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 97.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking1 out of 168
Percentile99.4%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 1st out of 168 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Brown earned more than 99.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,900,000
Option Awards$5,440,430
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$2,312,480
Other$372,415
Total$13,275,325

Brown received $5.4M in option awards, which accounts for 40.98% of total compensation.

Brown also received $3.9M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.3M in salary, $2.3M in stock awards and $372.4K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $8M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking777 out of 12,932
Percentile94.0%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2014 compensation ranked 777th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 94.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking9 out of 183
Percentile95.1%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 9th out of 183 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Brown earned more than 95.1% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$26,013
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$558,370
Option Awards$3,916,657
Salary$1,287,500
Stock Awards$1,848,923
Other$331,669
Total$7,969,131

Brown received $3.9M in option awards, which accounts for 49.15% of total compensation.

Brown also received $26K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $558.4K in non-equity incentive plan, $1.3M in salary, $1.8M in stock awards and $331.7K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $12.6M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking246 out of 12,074
Percentile98.0%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2013 compensation ranked 246th out of 12,074 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 98.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking5 out of 158
Percentile96.8%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 5th out of 158 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Brown earned more than 96.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$6,207,600
Option Awards$3,334,996
Salary$1,200,000
Stock Awards$1,572,805
Other$306,530
Total$12,621,931

Brown received $6.2M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 49.18% of total compensation.

Brown also received $3.3M in option awards, $1.2M in salary, $1.6M in stock awards and $306.5K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $10.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking395 out of 11,154
Percentile96.5%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2012 compensation ranked 395th out of 11,154 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 96.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking4 out of 135
Percentile97.0%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 4th out of 135 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Brown earned more than 97.0% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$21,352
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,370,000
Option Awards$2,667,993
Salary$1,200,000
Stock Awards$1,263,716
Other$1,802,112
Total$10,325,173

Brown received $3.4M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 32.64% of total compensation.

Brown also received $21.4K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.7M in option awards, $1.2M in salary, $1.3M in stock awards and $1.8M in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $29.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking34 out of 10,262
Percentile99.7%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2011 compensation ranked 34th out of 10,262 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 99.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking1 out of 132
Percentile99.2%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 1st out of 132 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Brown earned more than 99.2% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$15,188
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,100,000
Option Awards$15,095,318
Salary$1,200,000
Stock Awards$8,674,602
Other$243,944
Total$29,329,052

Brown received $15.1M in option awards, which accounts for 51.47% of total compensation.

Brown also received $15.2K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $4.1M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.2M in salary, $8.7M in stock awards and $243.9K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $13.7M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking175 out of 9,772
Percentile98.2%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2010 compensation ranked 175th out of 9,772 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 98.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking2 out of 132
Percentile98.5%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 2nd out of 132 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Brown earned more than 98.5% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$6,108
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$5,927,500
Option Awards$3,356,730
Salary$900,000
Stock Awards$3,310,653
Other$237,919
Total$13,738,910

Brown received $5.9M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 43.14% of total compensation.

Brown also received $6.1K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3.4M in option awards, $900K in salary, $3.3M in stock awards and $237.9K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $8.5M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking303 out of 9,049
Percentile96.7%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2009 compensation ranked 303rd out of 9,049 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 96.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking3 out of 124
Percentile97.6%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 3rd out of 124 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Brown earned more than 97.6% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$836,931
Option Awards$4,004,000
Salary$905,769
Stock Awards$2,356,136
Other$369,430
Total$8,472,266

Brown received $4M in option awards, which accounts for 47.26% of total compensation.

Brown also received $836.9K in non-equity incentive plan, $905.8K in salary, $2.4M in stock awards and $369.4K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $24.4M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking46 out of 8,153
Percentile99.4%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2008 compensation ranked 46th out of 8,153 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 99.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking2 out of 117
Percentile98.3%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 2nd out of 117 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Brown earned more than 98.3% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$25,090
Option Awards$14,177,590
Salary$1,200,000
Stock Awards$8,455,679
Other$505,635
Total$24,363,994

Brown received $14.2M in option awards, which accounts for 58.19% of total compensation.

Brown also received $25.1K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.2M in salary, $8.5M in stock awards and $505.6K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $9.7M as Co, Chief Executive Officer and Chief Executive Officer, Enterprise Mobility Solutions and Networks business at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking287 out of 7,442
Percentile96.1%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2007 compensation ranked 287th out of 7,442 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 96.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking5 out of 98
Percentile94.9%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 5th out of 98 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Brown earned more than 94.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$9,356
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$486,214
Option Awards$2,428,000
Salary$857,500
Stock Awards$5,859,000
Other$88,525
Total$9,728,595

Brown received $5.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 60.22% of total compensation.

Brown also received $9.4K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $486.2K in non-equity incentive plan, $2.4M in option awards, $857.5K in salary and $88.5K in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, Gregory Q. Brown earned a total compensation of $6.1M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Motorola Solutions.

Ranking408 out of 5,856
Percentile93.0%

Gregory Q. Brown's 2006 compensation ranked 408th out of 5,856 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Brown earned more than 93.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommunications Equipment
Ranking2 out of 44
Percentile95.5%

In the industry group of Communications Equipment, Brown's pay ranked 2nd out of 44 executive pay records tracked by us in 2006.

Brown earned more than 95.5% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$24,820
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$500,000
Option Awards$2,847,391
Salary$726,923
Stock Awards$2,002,835
Other$6,600
Total$6,108,569

Brown received $2.8M in option awards, which accounts for 46.61% of total compensation.

Brown also received $24.8K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $500K in non-equity incentive plan, $726.9K in salary, $2M in stock awards and $6.6K in other compensation.