Kenneth Karels

Great Western Bancorp.

Chairman and CEO

Overview

Kenneth Karels made an average of $2.7M in compensation at Great Western Bancorp. from 2013 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Kenneth Karels earned a total compensation of $3.2M as Chairman and CEO at Great Western Bancorp..

Ranking2,935 out of 10,962
Percentile73.2%

Kenneth Karels' 2018 compensation ranked 2,935th out of 10,962 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karels earned more than 73.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking96 out of 853
Percentile88.7%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Karels' pay ranked 96th out of 853 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,079,925
Salary$825,000
Stock Awards$1,082,997
Other$254,854
Total$3,242,776

Karels received $1.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 33.40% of total compensation.

Karels also received $1.1M in non-equity incentive plan, $825K in salary and $254.9K in other compensation.

2017

In 2017, Kenneth Karels earned a total compensation of $3.2M as Chairman and CEO at Great Western Bancorp..

Ranking3,207 out of 13,790
Percentile76.7%

Kenneth Karels' 2017 compensation ranked 3,207th out of 13,790 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karels earned more than 76.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking113 out of 1,059
Percentile89.3%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Karels' pay ranked 113th out of 1,059 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Karels earned more than 89.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,009,800
Salary$825,000
Stock Awards$1,315,368
Other$24,182
Total$3,174,350

Karels received $1.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 41.44% of total compensation.

Karels also received $1M in non-equity incentive plan, $825K in salary and $24.2K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Kenneth Karels earned a total compensation of $2.5M as Chairman and CEO at Great Western Bancorp..

Ranking3,851 out of 14,038
Percentile72.6%

Kenneth Karels' 2016 compensation ranked 3,851st out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karels earned more than 72.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking131 out of 1,086
Percentile87.9%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Karels' pay ranked 131st out of 1,086 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Karels earned more than 87.9% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,074,938
Salary$750,000
Stock Awards$700,000
Other$21,638
Total$2,546,576

Karels received $1.1M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 42.21% of total compensation.

Karels also received $750K in salary, $700K in stock awards and $21.6K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Kenneth Karels earned a total compensation of $3.2M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Great Western Bancorp..

Ranking2,915 out of 13,589
Percentile78.5%

Kenneth Karels' 2015 compensation ranked 2,915th out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karels earned more than 78.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking99 out of 1,024
Percentile90.3%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Karels' pay ranked 99th out of 1,024 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Karels earned more than 90.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$800,353
Salary$715,000
Stock Awards$1,670,000
Other$21,233
Total$3,206,586

Karels received $1.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 52.08% of total compensation.

Karels also received $800.4K in bonus, $715K in salary and $21.2K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Kenneth Karels earned a total compensation of $1.6M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Great Western Bancorp..

Ranking5,465 out of 12,932
Percentile57.7%

Kenneth Karels' 2014 compensation ranked 5,465th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karels earned more than 57.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking185 out of 993
Percentile81.4%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Karels' pay ranked 185th out of 993 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Karels earned more than 81.4% of executives in this group.

Bonus$618,750
Salary$577,500
Stock Awards$382,555
Other$17,438
Total$1,596,244

Karels received $618.8K in bonus, which accounts for 38.76% of total compensation.

Karels also received $577.5K in salary, $382.6K in stock awards and $17.4K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Kenneth Karels earned a total compensation of $2.2M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Great Western Bancorp..

Ranking3,555 out of 12,078
Percentile70.6%

Kenneth Karels' 2013 compensation ranked 3,555th out of 12,078 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karels earned more than 70.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupCommercial Banks
Ranking113 out of 930
Percentile87.8%

In the industry group of Commercial Banks, Karels' pay ranked 113th out of 930 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

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

Bonus$237,187
Salary$550,000
Stock Awards$1,391,208
Other$17,234
Total$2,195,629

Karels received $1.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 63.36% of total compensation.

Karels also received $237.2K in bonus, $550K in salary and $17.2K in other compensation.