James D. Kruger

Nelnet

Chief Financial Officer

Overview

James D. Kruger made an average of $1.2M in compensation at Nelnet from 2014 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, James D. Kruger earned a total compensation of $1.3M as Chief Financial Officer at Nelnet.

Ranking5,075 out of 8,301
Percentile38.9%

James D. Kruger's 2018 compensation ranked 5,075th out of 8,301 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Kruger earned more than 38.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupPersonal Credit Institutions
Ranking17 out of 30
Percentile43.3%

In the industry group of Personal Credit Institutions, Kruger's pay ranked 17th out of 30 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Kruger earned more than 43.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$687,500
Salary$550,000
Other$33,860
Total$1,271,360

Kruger received $687.5K in bonus, which accounts for 54.08% of total compensation.

Kruger also received $550K in salary and $33.9K in other compensation.

James D. Kruger's Pay$1,271,360
Median Employee's Pay$44,153
Pay Ratio29 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for James D. Kruger was $1,271,360 and for the median employee at Nelnet was $44,153. The resulting ratio of James D. Kruger's pay to the pay of median employee was 29 to one.

2017

In 2017, James D. Kruger earned a total compensation of $1.2M as Chief Financial Officer at Nelnet.

Ranking7,388 out of 13,165
Percentile43.9%

James D. Kruger's 2017 compensation ranked 7,388th out of 13,165 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Kruger earned more than 43.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupPersonal Credit Institutions
Ranking23 out of 42
Percentile45.2%

In the industry group of Personal Credit Institutions, Kruger's pay ranked 23rd out of 42 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Kruger earned more than 45.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$643,750
Salary$515,000
Other$39,573
Total$1,198,323

Kruger received $643.8K in bonus, which accounts for 53.72% of total compensation.

Kruger also received $515K in salary and $39.6K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, James D. Kruger earned a total compensation of $1.2M as Chief Financial Officer at Nelnet.

Ranking7,311 out of 13,853
Percentile47.2%

James D. Kruger's 2016 compensation ranked 7,311th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Kruger earned more than 47.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupPersonal Credit Institutions
Ranking15 out of 42
Percentile64.3%

In the industry group of Personal Credit Institutions, Kruger's pay ranked 15th out of 42 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Kruger earned more than 64.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$646,916
Salary$500,000
Other$36,991
Total$1,183,907

Kruger received $646.9K in bonus, which accounts for 54.64% of total compensation.

Kruger also received $500K in salary and $37K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, James D. Kruger earned a total compensation of $1.3M as Chief Financial Officer at Nelnet.

Ranking6,673 out of 13,574
Percentile50.8%

James D. Kruger's 2015 compensation ranked 6,673rd out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Kruger earned more than 50.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupPersonal Credit Institutions
Ranking16 out of 41
Percentile61.0%

In the industry group of Personal Credit Institutions, Kruger's pay ranked 16th out of 41 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Kruger earned more than 61.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$604,698
Salary$450,000
Stock Awards$200,036
Other$38,476
Total$1,293,210

Kruger received $604.7K in bonus, which accounts for 46.76% of total compensation.

Kruger also received $450K in salary, $200K in stock awards and $38.5K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, James D. Kruger earned a total compensation of $833K as Chief Financial Officer at Nelnet.

Ranking8,303 out of 12,876
Percentile35.5%

James D. Kruger's 2014 compensation ranked 8,303rd out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Kruger earned more than 35.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupPersonal Credit Institutions
Ranking27 out of 36
Percentile25.0%

In the industry group of Personal Credit Institutions, Kruger's pay ranked 27th out of 36 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Kruger earned more than 25.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$287,532
Salary$375,000
Stock Awards$150,037
Other$20,449
Total$833,018

Kruger received $375K in salary, which accounts for 45.02% of total compensation.

Kruger also received $287.5K in bonus, $150K in stock awards and $20.4K in other compensation.