James L. Welch

YRC Worldwide

Chief Executive Officer

Overview

James L. Welch made an average of $4M in compensation at YRC Worldwide from 2011 to 2017.

Annual data

2017

In 2017, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $2.2M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking4,647 out of 13,167
Percentile64.7%

James L. Welch's 2017 compensation ranked 4,647th out of 13,167 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Welch earned more than 64.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking10 out of 51
Percentile80.4%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 10th out of 51 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$29,000
Salary$891,667
Stock Awards$1,244,971
Other$26,101
Total$2,191,739

Welch received $1.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 56.80% of total compensation.

Welch also received $29K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $891.7K in salary and $26.1K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $3.4M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking2,701 out of 13,853
Percentile80.5%

James L. Welch's 2016 compensation ranked 2,701st out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Welch earned more than 80.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking2 out of 52
Percentile96.2%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 2nd out of 52 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Welch earned more than 96.2% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$19,000
Salary$850,000
Stock Awards$2,523,065
Other$6,146
Total$3,398,211

Welch received $2.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 74.25% of total compensation.

Welch also received $19K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $850K in salary and $6.1K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $5.2M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking1,503 out of 13,574
Percentile88.9%

James L. Welch's 2015 compensation ranked 1,503rd out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Welch earned more than 88.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking2 out of 58
Percentile96.6%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 2nd out of 58 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Welch earned more than 96.6% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,774,375
Salary$850,000
Stock Awards$2,581,149
Other$10,019
Total$5,215,543

Welch received $2.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 49.49% of total compensation.

Welch also received $1.8M in non-equity incentive plan, $850K in salary and $10K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $10.8M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking451 out of 12,876
Percentile96.5%

James L. Welch's 2014 compensation ranked 451st out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking1 out of 62
Percentile98.4%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 1st out of 62 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Welch earned more than 98.4% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$109,000
Salary$815,500
Stock Awards$9,855,537
Other$14,988
Total$10,795,025

Welch received $9.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 91.30% of total compensation.

Welch also received $109K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $815.5K in salary and $15K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $2.2M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking3,576 out of 11,965
Percentile70.1%

James L. Welch's 2013 compensation ranked 3,576th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Welch earned more than 70.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking7 out of 62
Percentile88.7%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 7th out of 62 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Welch earned more than 88.7% of executives in this group.

Bonus$875,000
Salary$712,000
Stock Awards$569,335
Other$14,295
Total$2,170,630

Welch received $875K in bonus, which accounts for 40.31% of total compensation.

Welch also received $712K in salary, $569.3K in stock awards and $14.3K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $2M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking3,545 out of 10,949
Percentile67.6%

James L. Welch's 2012 compensation ranked 3,545th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Welch earned more than 67.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking6 out of 51
Percentile88.2%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 6th out of 51 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Welch earned more than 88.2% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$98,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$250,000
Salary$701,500
Stock Awards$893,136
Other$25,688
Total$1,968,324

Welch received $893.1K in stock awards, which accounts for 45.38% of total compensation.

Welch also received $98K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $250K in non-equity incentive plan, $701.5K in salary and $25.7K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, James L. Welch earned a total compensation of $2.5M as Chief Executive Officer at YRC Worldwide.

Ranking2,537 out of 10,038
Percentile74.7%

James L. Welch's 2011 compensation ranked 2,537th out of 10,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Welch earned more than 74.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupTrucking And Courier Services, Except Air
Ranking5 out of 41
Percentile87.8%

In the industry group of Trucking And Courier Services, Except Air, Welch's pay ranked 5th out of 41 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Welch earned more than 87.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$551,000
Salary$305,128
Stock Awards$1,564,349
Other$81,005
Total$2,501,482

Welch received $1.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 62.54% of total compensation.

Welch also received $551K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $305.1K in salary and $81K in other compensation.