John A. Thain

CIT Group

Former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

John A. Thain made an average of $6.8M in compensation at CIT Group from 2010 to 2016.

Annual data

2016

In 2016, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $280.2K as Former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking12,640 out of 13,853
Percentile8.8%

John A. Thain's 2016 compensation ranked 12,640th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 8.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking914 out of 1,068
Percentile14.4%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 914th out of 1,068 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Thain earned more than 14.4% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$8,964
Salary$250,000
Other$21,223
Total$280,187

Thain received $250K in salary, which accounts for 89.23% of total compensation.

Thain also received $9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings and $21.2K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $11.4M as Former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking398 out of 13,574
Percentile97.1%

John A. Thain's 2015 compensation ranked 398th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 97.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking19 out of 1,024
Percentile98.1%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 19th out of 1,024 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Thain earned more than 98.1% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$5,729
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,225,000
Salary$1,007,051
Stock Awards$9,137,500
Other$64,840
Total$11,440,120

Thain received $9.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 79.87% of total compensation.

Thain also received $5.7K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary and $64.8K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $8.8M as Former Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking643 out of 12,876
Percentile95.0%

John A. Thain's 2014 compensation ranked 643rd out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 95.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking30 out of 993
Percentile97.0%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 30th out of 993 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$9,075
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,362,500
Salary$1,003,846
Stock Awards$6,387,500
Other$73,302
Total$8,836,223

Thain received $6.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 72.29% of total compensation.

Thain also received $9.1K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.4M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary and $73.3K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $8.2M as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking599 out of 11,965
Percentile95.0%

John A. Thain's 2013 compensation ranked 599th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 95.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking30 out of 930
Percentile96.8%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 30th out of 930 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$4,789
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,362,500
Salary$1,003,847
Stock Awards$5,727,500
Other$68,263
Total$8,166,899

Thain received $5.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 70.13% of total compensation.

Thain also received $4.8K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.4M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary and $68.3K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $4.2M as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking1,518 out of 10,949
Percentile86.1%

John A. Thain's 2012 compensation ranked 1,518th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 86.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking62 out of 884
Percentile93.0%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 62nd out of 884 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Thain earned more than 93.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,522,500
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$134,085
Salary$971,154
Stock Awards$1,500,000
Other$65,135
Total$4,192,874

Thain received $1.5M in bonus, which accounts for 36.31% of total compensation.

Thain also received $134.1K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $971.2K in salary, $1.5M in stock awards and $65.1K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $8.2M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking503 out of 10,038
Percentile95.0%

John A. Thain's 2011 compensation ranked 503rd out of 10,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 95.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking33 out of 853
Percentile96.1%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 33rd out of 853 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Thain earned more than 96.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,875,000
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$20,136
Salary$500,000
Stock Awards$5,775,000
Other$50,279
Total$8,220,415

Thain received $5.8M in stock awards, which accounts for 70.25% of total compensation.

Thain also received $1.9M in bonus, $20.1K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $500K in salary and $50.3K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $6.7M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at CIT Group.

Ranking626 out of 9,480
Percentile93.4%

John A. Thain's 2010 compensation ranked 626th out of 9,480 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking39 out of 829
Percentile95.3%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Thain's pay ranked 39th out of 829 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Thain earned more than 95.3% of executives in this group.

Salary$451,923
Stock Awards$6,196,154
Other$41,068
Total$6,689,145

Thain received $6.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 92.63% of total compensation.

Thain also received $451.9K in salary and $41.1K in other compensation.

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Annual data

2007

In 2007, John A. Thain earned a total compensation of $17.3M as Chief Executive Officer at Merrill Lynch & Co., Inc. 6.051.

Ranking89 out of 6,999
Percentile98.7%

John A. Thain's 2007 compensation ranked 89th out of 6,999 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Thain earned more than 98.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupSecurity Brokers, Dealers, And Flotation
Ranking19 out of 77
Percentile75.3%

In the industry group of Security Brokers, Dealers, And Flotation, Thain's pay ranked 19th out of 77 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Thain earned more than 75.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$15,000,000
Option Awards$1,342,503
Salary$57,692
Stock Awards$902,966
Other$4,449
Total$17,307,610

Thain received $15M in bonus, which accounts for 86.67% of total compensation.

Thain also received $1.3M in option awards, $57.7K in salary, $903K in stock awards and $4.4K in other compensation.