Mel Karmazin

Sirius XM Holdings

Former Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Mel Karmazin made an average of $23.8M in compensation at Sirius XM Holdings from 2006 to 2012.

Annual data

2012

In 2012, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $11M as Former Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking350 out of 11,069
Percentile96.8%

Mel Karmazin's 2012 compensation ranked 350th out of 11,069 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karmazin earned more than 96.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking2 out of 57
Percentile96.5%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 2nd out of 57 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Karmazin earned more than 96.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$9,500,000
Salary$1,500,000
Other$7,500
Total$11,007,500

Karmazin received $9.5M in bonus, which accounts for 86.30% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $1.5M in salary and $7.5K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $10.7M as Former Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking317 out of 10,182
Percentile96.9%

Mel Karmazin's 2011 compensation ranked 317th out of 10,182 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karmazin earned more than 96.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking3 out of 60
Percentile95.0%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 3rd out of 60 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Karmazin earned more than 95.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$9,200,000
Salary$1,500,000
Other$7,350
Total$10,707,350

Karmazin received $9.2M in bonus, which accounts for 85.92% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $1.5M in salary and $7.4K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $9.9M as Former Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking327 out of 9,669
Percentile96.6%

Mel Karmazin's 2010 compensation ranked 327th out of 9,669 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karmazin earned more than 96.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking1 out of 54
Percentile98.1%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 1st out of 54 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

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

Bonus$8,400,000
Salary$1,500,000
Other$7,350
Total$9,907,350

Karmazin received $8.4M in bonus, which accounts for 84.79% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $1.5M in salary and $7.4K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $43.5M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking7 out of 8,912
Percentile99.9%

Mel Karmazin's 2009 compensation ranked 7th out of 8,912 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Karmazin earned more than 99.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking1 out of 68
Percentile98.5%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 1st out of 68 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Karmazin earned more than 98.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$7,000,000
Option Awards$35,209,440
Salary$1,250,000
Other$7,350
Total$43,466,790

Karmazin received $35.2M in option awards, which accounts for 81.00% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $7M in bonus, $1.3M in salary and $7.4K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $28.2M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking32 out of 7,965
Percentile99.6%

Mel Karmazin's 2008 compensation ranked 32nd out of 7,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking3 out of 62
Percentile95.2%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 3rd out of 62 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Karmazin earned more than 95.2% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$24,118,312
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$2,832,000
Other$6,900
Total$28,207,212

Karmazin received $24.1M in option awards, which accounts for 85.50% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $1.3M in salary, $2.8M in stock awards and $6.9K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $32.2M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking25 out of 7,259
Percentile99.7%

Mel Karmazin's 2007 compensation ranked 25th out of 7,259 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking2 out of 58
Percentile96.6%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 2nd out of 58 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Karmazin earned more than 96.6% of executives in this group.

Bonus$4,000,000
Option Awards$24,118,312
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$2,832,000
Other$18,743
Total$32,219,055

Karmazin received $24.1M in option awards, which accounts for 74.86% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $4M in bonus, $1.3M in salary, $2.8M in stock awards and $18.7K in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, Mel Karmazin earned a total compensation of $31.2M as Chief Executive Officer at Sirius XM Holdings.

Ranking21 out of 5,664
Percentile99.6%

Mel Karmazin's 2006 compensation ranked 21st out of 5,664 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupRadio And Television Broadcasting Stations
Ranking1 out of 52
Percentile98.1%

In the industry group of Radio And Television Broadcasting Stations, Karmazin's pay ranked 1st out of 52 executive pay records tracked by us in 2006.

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

Bonus$3,000,000
Option Awards$24,118,312
Salary$1,250,000
Stock Awards$2,832,000
Other$16,937
Total$31,217,249

Karmazin received $24.1M in option awards, which accounts for 77.26% of total compensation.

Karmazin also received $3M in bonus, $1.3M in salary, $2.8M in stock awards and $16.9K in other compensation.