K. Rupert Murdoch

2017 - Twenty-First Century Fox

In 2017, K. Rupert Murdoch earned a total compensation of $29.3M as Executive Chairman at Twenty-First Century Fox, a 15% decrease compared to previous year.

Compensation breakdown

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, accounting for 35.83% of the total pay in 2017.

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.

Rankings

In 2017, K. Rupert Murdoch's compensation ranked 63rd out of 14,648 executives tracked by ExecPay. In other words, Murdoch earned more than 99.6% of executives.

ClassificationRankingPercentile
All
63
out of 14,648
100th
Division
Transportation, Communications, Electric, Gas, And Sanitary Services
12
out of 968
99th
Major group
Communications
9
out of 295
97th
Industry group
Cable And Other Pay Television Services
8
out of 80
90th
Industry
Cable and Other Pay Television Services
8
out of 80
90th
Source: SEC filing on September 28, 2017.

Murdoch's colleagues

We found four more compensation records of executives who worked with K. Rupert Murdoch at Twenty-First Century Fox in 2017.

2017

Lachlan Murdoch

Twenty-First Century Fox

Chairman

2017

James Murdoch

Twenty-First Century Fox

Chief Executive Officer

2017

John Nallen

Twenty-First Century Fox

Chief Financial Officer

2017

Gerson Zweifach

Twenty-First Century Fox

General Counsel

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