James E. Meyer

Sirius XM Holdings

Chief Executive Officer

Overview

James E. Meyer made an average of $9.6M in compensation at Sirius XM Holdings from 2006 to 2017.

Annual data

2017

In 2017, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $9.7M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking624 out of 13,167
Percentile95.3%

James E. Meyer's 2017 compensation ranked 624th out of 13,167 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 95.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking5 out of 77
Percentile93.5%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 5th out of 77 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Meyer earned more than 93.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$7,750,000
Salary$1,800,000
Other$113,811
Total$9,663,811

Meyer received $7.8M in bonus, which accounts for 80.20% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.8M in salary and $113.8K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $9.3M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking575 out of 13,853
Percentile95.8%

James E. Meyer's 2016 compensation ranked 575th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 95.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking6 out of 78
Percentile92.3%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 6th out of 78 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Meyer earned more than 92.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$7,500,000
Salary$1,800,000
Other$33,591
Total$9,333,591

Meyer received $7.5M in bonus, which accounts for 80.35% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.8M in salary and $33.6K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $29.2M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking39 out of 13,574
Percentile99.7%

James E. Meyer's 2015 compensation ranked 39th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking2 out of 85
Percentile97.6%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 2nd out of 85 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

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

Bonus$7,500,000
Option Awards$10,000,000
Salary$1,650,000
Stock Awards$10,000,000
Other$7,950
Total$29,157,950

Meyer received $10M in option awards, which accounts for 34.30% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $7.5M in bonus, $1.7M in salary, $10M in stock awards and $8K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $7.6M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking846 out of 12,876
Percentile93.4%

James E. Meyer's 2014 compensation ranked 846th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 93.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking6 out of 76
Percentile92.1%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 6th out of 76 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Meyer earned more than 92.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$6,000,000
Salary$1,550,000
Other$7,800
Total$7,557,800

Meyer received $6M in bonus, which accounts for 79.39% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.6M in salary and $7.8K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $23.1M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking62 out of 11,965
Percentile99.5%

James E. Meyer's 2013 compensation ranked 62nd out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 99.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking2 out of 70
Percentile97.1%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 2nd out of 70 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Meyer earned more than 97.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$4,720,000
Option Awards$13,568,656
Salary$1,468,590
Stock Awards$3,249,998
Other$58,063
Total$23,065,307

Meyer received $13.6M in option awards, which accounts for 58.83% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $4.7M in bonus, $1.5M in salary, $3.2M in stock awards and $58.1K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $3.3M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking2,030 out of 10,949
Percentile81.5%

James E. Meyer's 2012 compensation ranked 2,030th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 81.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking9 out of 57
Percentile84.2%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 9th out of 57 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Meyer earned more than 84.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$2,000,000
Salary$1,107,692
Other$205,295
Total$3,312,987

Meyer received $2M in bonus, which accounts for 60.37% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.1M in salary and $205.3K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $3.1M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking2,010 out of 10,038
Percentile80.0%

James E. Meyer's 2011 compensation ranked 2,010th out of 10,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 80.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking8 out of 60
Percentile86.7%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 8th out of 60 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Meyer earned more than 86.7% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,750,000
Salary$1,100,000
Other$236,221
Total$3,086,221

Meyer received $1.8M in bonus, which accounts for 56.70% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.1M in salary and $236.2K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $2.8M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking2,109 out of 9,480
Percentile77.8%

James E. Meyer's 2010 compensation ranked 2,109th out of 9,480 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 77.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking8 out of 54
Percentile85.2%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 8th out of 54 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Meyer earned more than 85.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,500,000
Salary$1,100,000
Other$159,888
Total$2,759,888

Meyer received $1.5M in bonus, which accounts for 54.35% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.1M in salary and $159.9K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $14.9M as President, Operations and Sales at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking90 out of 8,710
Percentile99.0%

James E. Meyer's 2009 compensation ranked 90th out of 8,710 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 99.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking4 out of 65
Percentile93.8%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 4th out of 65 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Meyer earned more than 93.8% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,250,000
Option Awards$11,500,278
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$1,000,022
Other$176,632
Total$14,876,932

Meyer received $11.5M in option awards, which accounts for 77.30% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $1.3M in bonus, $950K in salary, $1M in stock awards and $176.6K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $2.8M as President, Operations and Sales at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking1,495 out of 7,735
Percentile80.7%

James E. Meyer's 2008 compensation ranked 1,495th out of 7,735 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 80.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking12 out of 55
Percentile78.2%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 12th out of 55 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Meyer earned more than 78.2% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$1,473,309
Salary$945,834
Stock Awards$272,125
Other$152,967
Total$2,844,235

Meyer received $1.5M in option awards, which accounts for 51.80% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $945.8K in salary, $272.1K in stock awards and $153K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $3.7M as President, Operations and Sales at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking1,045 out of 6,989
Percentile85.0%

James E. Meyer's 2007 compensation ranked 1,045th out of 6,989 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 85.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking14 out of 54
Percentile74.1%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 14th out of 54 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Meyer earned more than 74.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$512,500
Option Awards$1,132,218
Salary$891,667
Stock Awards$978,439
Other$136,003
Total$3,650,827

Meyer received $1.1M in option awards, which accounts for 31.01% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $512.5K in bonus, $891.7K in salary, $978.4K in stock awards and $136K in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, James E. Meyer earned a total compensation of $5.6M as President, Operations and Sales at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking422 out of 5,371
Percentile92.1%

James E. Meyer's 2006 compensation ranked 422nd out of 5,371 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Meyer earned more than 92.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking10 out of 48
Percentile79.2%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Meyer's pay ranked 10th out of 48 executive pay records tracked by us in 2006.

Meyer earned more than 79.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$462,500
Option Awards$1,349,806
Salary$778,396
Stock Awards$2,918,503
Other$118,396
Total$5,627,601

Meyer received $2.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 51.86% of total compensation.

Meyer also received $462.5K in bonus, $1.3M in option awards, $778.4K in salary and $118.4K in other compensation.