Mark W. Kowlzan

Packaging Corporation of America

Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Mark W. Kowlzan received an average compensation of $6,559,214 at Packaging Corporation of America from 2008 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$314,228
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,660,000
Salary$1,227,504
Stock Awards$6,000,007
Other$63,830
Total$10,265,570

In 2018, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $10,265,570 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $6,000,007 in stock awards, which accounts for 58.45% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $314,228 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,660,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,227,504 in salary and $63,830 in other compensation.

Mark W. Kowlzan's Pay$10,265,570
Median Employee's Pay$76,730
Pay Ratio134 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Mark W. Kowlzan was $10,265,570 and for the median employee at Packaging Corporation of America was $76,730. The resulting ratio of Mark W. Kowlzan's pay to the pay of median employee was 134 to one.

2017

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,287,181
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,660,000
Salary$1,191,750
Stock Awards$5,408,552
Other$111,111
Total$10,658,595

In 2017, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $10,658,595 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $5,408,552 in stock awards, which accounts for 50.74% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $1,287,181 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,660,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,191,750 in salary and $111,111 in other compensation.

2016

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,107,749
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,500,000
Salary$1,157,004
Stock Awards$4,523,001
Other$119,444
Total$9,407,198

In 2016, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $9,407,198 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $4,523,001 in stock awards, which accounts for 48.08% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $1,107,749 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,500,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,157,004 in salary and $119,444 in other compensation.

2015

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$820,241
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,082,500
Salary$1,055,004
Stock Awards$2,622,701
Other$178,160
Total$6,758,607

In 2015, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $6,758,607 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $2,622,701 in stock awards, which accounts for 38.81% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $820,241 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,082,500 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,055,004 in salary and $178,160 in other compensation.

2014

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,337,336
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,450,000
Salary$1,024,002
Stock Awards$2,699,952
Other$165,249
Total$7,676,539

In 2014, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $7,676,539 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $2,699,952 in stock awards, which accounts for 35.17% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $1,337,336 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,450,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,024,002 in salary and $165,249 in other compensation.

2013

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$452,461
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,050,000
Salary$994,008
Stock Awards$3,987,260
Other$132,279
Total$7,616,008

In 2013, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $7,616,008 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $3,987,260 in stock awards, which accounts for 52.35% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $452,461 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2,050,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $994,008 in salary and $132,279 in other compensation.

2012

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$595,899
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,610,000
Salary$938,976
Stock Awards$1,920,800
Other$118,998
Total$5,184,673

In 2012, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $5,184,673 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $1,920,800 in stock awards, which accounts for 37.05% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $595,899 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,610,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $938,976 in salary and $118,998 in other compensation.

2011

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$522,560
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,187,000
Salary$885,816
Stock Awards$4,607,190
Other$116,234
Total$7,318,800

In 2011, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $7,318,800 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $4,607,190 in stock awards, which accounts for 62.95% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $522,560 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,187,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $885,816 in salary and $116,234 in other compensation.

2010

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$294,762
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,175,000
Salary$634,656
Stock Awards$1,548,400
Other$68,469
Total$3,721,287

In 2010, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $3,721,287 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $1,548,400 in stock awards, which accounts for 41.61% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $294,762 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1,175,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $634,656 in salary and $68,469 in other compensation.

2009

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$134,901
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$775,000
Salary$409,301
Stock Awards$527,000
Other$51,140
Total$1,897,342

In 2009, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $1,897,342 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $775,000 in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 40.85% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $134,901 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $409,301 in salary, $527,000 in stock awards and $51,140 in other compensation.

2008

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$137,295
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$440,000
Salary$397,380
Stock Awards$615,597
Other$56,465
Total$1,646,737

In 2008, Mark W. Kowlzan earned a total compensation of $1,646,737 as Chief Executive Officer at Packaging Corporation of America.

Kowlzan received $615,597 in stock awards, which accounts for 37.38% of total compensation.

Kowlzan also received $137,295 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $440,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $397,380 in salary and $56,465 in other compensation.