K. Rupert Murdoch

Twenty-First Century Fox

Executive Chairman

Overview

K. Rupert Murdoch made an average of $30.8M in compensation at Twenty-First Century Fox from 2007 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $49.2M as Executive Chairman at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking20 out of 10,945
Percentile99.8%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2018 compensation ranked 20th out of 10,945 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 99.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking5 out of 71
Percentile93.0%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 5th out of 71 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$5,644,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$13,090,000
Salary$7,100,000
Stock Awards$23,273,953
Other$125,601
Total$49,233,554

Murdoch received $23.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 47.27% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $5.6M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $13.1M in non-equity incentive plan, $7.1M in salary and $125.6K in other compensation.

2017

In 2017, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $29.3M as Executive Chairman at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking57 out of 13,783
Percentile99.6%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2017 compensation ranked 57th out of 13,783 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 99.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking8 out of 79
Percentile89.9%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 8th out of 79 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Murdoch earned more than 89.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$6,117,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$10,500,000
Salary$7,100,000
Stock Awards$5,404,292
Other$180,611
Total$29,301,903

Murdoch received $10.5M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 35.83% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $6.1M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $7.1M in salary, $5.4M in stock awards and $180.6K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $34.6M as Executive Chairman at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking30 out of 14,038
Percentile99.8%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2016 compensation ranked 30th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 99.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking8 out of 74
Percentile89.2%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 8th out of 74 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Murdoch earned more than 89.2% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$11,127,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$9,765,000
Salary$7,100,000
Stock Awards$6,420,056
Other$178,394
Total$34,590,450

Murdoch received $11.1M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, which accounts for 32.17% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $9.8M in non-equity incentive plan, $7.1M in salary, $6.4M in stock awards and $178.4K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $27.9M as Executive Chairman at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking45 out of 13,589
Percentile99.7%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2015 compensation ranked 45th out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking9 out of 79
Percentile88.6%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 9th out of 79 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Murdoch earned more than 88.6% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$5,696,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$9,765,000
Salary$7,100,000
Stock Awards$5,145,287
Other$182,636
Total$27,888,923

Murdoch received $9.8M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 35.01% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $5.7M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $7.1M in salary, $5.1M in stock awards and $182.6K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $29.2M as Executive Chairman at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking53 out of 12,932
Percentile99.6%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2014 compensation ranked 53rd out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 99.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking7 out of 62
Percentile88.7%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 7th out of 62 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$5,381,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$10,185,000
Salary$7,100,000
Stock Awards$6,301,124
Other$280,747
Total$29,247,871

Murdoch received $10.2M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 34.82% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $5.4M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $7.1M in salary, $6.3M in stock awards and $280.7K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $28.9M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking38 out of 12,074
Percentile99.7%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2013 compensation ranked 38th out of 12,074 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking4 out of 52
Percentile92.3%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 4th out of 52 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$2,849,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$12,500,000
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$5,164,890
Other$299,150
Total$28,913,040

Murdoch received $12.5M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 43.23% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $2.8M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $8.1M in salary, $5.2M in stock awards and $299.2K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $30M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking38 out of 11,154
Percentile99.7%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2012 compensation ranked 38th out of 11,154 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking3 out of 58
Percentile94.8%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 3rd out of 58 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Murdoch earned more than 94.8% of executives in this group.

Bonus$10,425,000
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$7,604,000
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$3,508,681
Other$384,611
Total$30,022,292

Murdoch received $10.4M in bonus, which accounts for 34.72% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $7.6M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $8.1M in salary, $3.5M in stock awards and $384.6K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $33.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking28 out of 10,262
Percentile99.7%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2011 compensation ranked 28th out of 10,262 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking3 out of 49
Percentile93.9%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 3rd out of 49 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Murdoch earned more than 93.9% of executives in this group.

Bonus$12,500,000
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$3,857,000
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$8,527,321
Other$308,432
Total$33,292,753

Murdoch received $12.5M in bonus, which accounts for 37.55% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $3.9M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $8.1M in salary, $8.5M in stock awards and $308.4K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $22.7M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking62 out of 9,772
Percentile99.4%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2010 compensation ranked 62nd out of 9,772 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking8 out of 47
Percentile83.0%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 8th out of 47 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Murdoch earned more than 83.0% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$5,910,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,368,800
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$4,050,000
Other$296,475
Total$22,725,275

Murdoch received $8.1M in salary, which accounts for 35.64% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $5.9M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $4.4M in non-equity incentive plan, $4.1M in stock awards and $296.5K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $22.2M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking35 out of 9,049
Percentile99.6%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2009 compensation ranked 35th out of 9,049 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 99.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking7 out of 41
Percentile82.9%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 7th out of 41 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Murdoch earned more than 82.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$4,237,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$5,435,000
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$4,050,000
Other$379,981
Total$22,201,981

Murdoch received $8.1M in salary, which accounts for 36.48% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $4.2M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $5.4M in non-equity incentive plan, $4.1M in stock awards and $380K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $30.1M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking28 out of 8,153
Percentile99.7%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2008 compensation ranked 28th out of 8,153 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking3 out of 37
Percentile91.9%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 3rd out of 37 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Murdoch earned more than 91.9% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$17,500,000
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$4,050,000
Other$403,169
Total$30,053,169

Murdoch received $17.5M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 58.23% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $8.1M in salary, $4.1M in stock awards and $403.2K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $32.1M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Twenty-First Century Fox.

Ranking26 out of 7,442
Percentile99.7%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2007 compensation ranked 26th out of 7,442 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupCable And Other Pay Television Services
Ranking2 out of 36
Percentile94.4%

In the industry group of Cable And Other Pay Television Services, Murdoch's pay ranked 2nd out of 36 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Murdoch earned more than 94.4% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$6,872,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$15,795,000
Salary$8,100,000
Stock Awards$1,012,500
Other$356,175
Total$32,135,675

Murdoch received $15.8M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 49.15% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $6.9M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $8.1M in salary, $1M in stock awards and $356.2K in other compensation.

News

Executive Chairman

Overview

K. Rupert Murdoch made an average of $6.1M in compensation at News from 2014 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $5.7M as Executive Chairman at News.

Ranking1,393 out of 10,945
Percentile87.3%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2018 compensation ranked 1,393rd out of 10,945 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 87.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupNewspaper
Ranking2 out of 13
Percentile84.6%

In the industry group of Newspaper, Murdoch's pay ranked 2nd out of 13 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Murdoch earned more than 84.6% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,598,667
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$2,143,943
Total$5,742,610

Murdoch received $2.6M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 45.25% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $1M in salary and $2.1M in stock awards.

2017

In 2017, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $5.7M as Executive Chairman at News.

Ranking1,498 out of 13,783
Percentile89.1%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2017 compensation ranked 1,498th out of 13,783 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 89.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupNewspaper
Ranking3 out of 23
Percentile87.0%

In the industry group of Newspaper, Murdoch's pay ranked 3rd out of 23 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Murdoch earned more than 87.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,000,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$2,682,668
Total$5,682,668

Murdoch received $2.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 47.21% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $2M in non-equity incentive plan and $1M in salary.

2016

In 2016, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $5.3M as Executive Chairman at News.

Ranking1,454 out of 14,038
Percentile89.6%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2016 compensation ranked 1,454th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 89.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupNewspaper
Ranking3 out of 20
Percentile85.0%

In the industry group of Newspaper, Murdoch's pay ranked 3rd out of 20 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Murdoch earned more than 85.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,133,333
Salary$1,019,231
Stock Awards$2,191,949
Total$5,344,513

Murdoch received $2.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 41.01% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $2.1M in non-equity incentive plan and $1M in salary.

2015

In 2015, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $5.1M as Executive Chairman at News.

Ranking1,566 out of 13,589
Percentile88.5%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2015 compensation ranked 1,566th out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 88.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupNewspaper
Ranking2 out of 32
Percentile93.8%

In the industry group of Newspaper, Murdoch's pay ranked 2nd out of 32 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,000,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$2,067,675
Total$5,067,675

Murdoch received $2.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 40.80% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $2M in non-equity incentive plan and $1M in salary.

2014

In 2014, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $8.7M as Executive Chairman at News.

Ranking668 out of 12,932
Percentile94.8%

K. Rupert Murdoch's 2014 compensation ranked 668th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Murdoch earned more than 94.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupNewspaper
Ranking2 out of 26
Percentile92.3%

In the industry group of Newspaper, Murdoch's pay ranked 2nd out of 26 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,681,333
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$5,019,258
Total$8,700,591

Murdoch received $5M in stock awards, which accounts for 57.69% of total compensation.

Murdoch also received $2.7M in non-equity incentive plan and $1M in salary.