Michael Burns

Lions Gate Entertainment

Vice Chairman

Overview

Michael Burns made an average of $11.2M in compensation at Lions Gate Entertainment from 2009 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $9M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking699 out of 10,945
Percentile93.6%

Michael Burns' 2018 compensation ranked 699th out of 10,945 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 93.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking4 out of 18
Percentile77.8%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 4th out of 18 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Burns earned more than 77.8% of executives in this group.

Bonus$2,000,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$5,000,000
Option Awards$882,606
Salary$1,000,000
Other$91,379
Total$8,973,985

Burns received $5M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 55.72% of total compensation.

Burns also received $2M in bonus, $882.6K in option awards, $1M in salary and $91.4K in other compensation.

2017

In 2017, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $26.9M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking66 out of 13,783
Percentile99.5%

Michael Burns' 2017 compensation ranked 66th out of 13,783 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 99.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking2 out of 22
Percentile90.9%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 2nd out of 22 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Burns earned more than 90.9% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$9,000,000
Option Awards$12,222,700
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$4,666,663
Other$55,576
Total$26,944,939

Burns received $12.2M in option awards, which accounts for 45.36% of total compensation.

Burns also received $9M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary, $4.7M in stock awards and $55.6K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $11.5M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking388 out of 14,038
Percentile97.2%

Michael Burns' 2016 compensation ranked 388th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 97.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking1 out of 26
Percentile96.2%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 1st out of 26 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Burns earned more than 96.2% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$5,288,400
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$4,999,987
Other$221,866
Total$11,510,253

Burns received $5.3M in option awards, which accounts for 45.95% of total compensation.

Burns also received $1M in salary, $5M in stock awards and $221.9K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $8.6M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking680 out of 13,589
Percentile95.0%

Michael Burns' 2015 compensation ranked 680th out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 95.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking1 out of 21
Percentile95.2%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 1st out of 21 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,000,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$4,500,000
Other$146,965
Total$8,646,965

Burns received $4.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 52.04% of total compensation.

Burns also received $3M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary and $147K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $8.5M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking693 out of 12,932
Percentile94.6%

Michael Burns' 2014 compensation ranked 693rd out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 94.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking2 out of 23
Percentile91.3%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 2nd out of 23 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Burns earned more than 91.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,400,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$3,000,000
Other$78,205
Total$8,478,205

Burns received $4.4M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 51.90% of total compensation.

Burns also received $1M in salary, $3M in stock awards and $78.2K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $28.2M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking39 out of 12,074
Percentile99.7%

Michael Burns' 2013 compensation ranked 39th out of 12,074 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking1 out of 21
Percentile95.2%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 1st out of 21 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

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

Bonus$4,000,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,300,000
Option Awards$13,995,430
Salary$970,962
Stock Awards$7,900,172
Other$33,484
Total$28,200,048

Burns received $14M in option awards, which accounts for 49.63% of total compensation.

Burns also received $4M in bonus, $1.3M in non-equity incentive plan, $971K in salary, $7.9M in stock awards and $33.5K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $5.6M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking1,042 out of 11,154
Percentile90.7%

Michael Burns' 2012 compensation ranked 1,042nd out of 11,154 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 90.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking2 out of 16
Percentile87.5%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 2nd out of 16 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Burns earned more than 87.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$4,001,000
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$603,199
Other$16,292
Total$5,570,491

Burns received $4M in bonus, which accounts for 71.82% of total compensation.

Burns also received $950K in salary, $603.2K in stock awards and $16.3K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $2.7M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking2,372 out of 10,262
Percentile76.9%

Michael Burns' 2011 compensation ranked 2,372nd out of 10,262 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 76.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking3 out of 16
Percentile81.3%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 3rd out of 16 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Burns earned more than 81.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,400,000
Salary$939,487
Stock Awards$329,598
Other$16,555
Total$2,685,640

Burns received $1.4M in bonus, which accounts for 52.13% of total compensation.

Burns also received $939.5K in salary, $329.6K in stock awards and $16.6K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $7.7M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking530 out of 9,772
Percentile94.6%

Michael Burns' 2010 compensation ranked 530th out of 9,772 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 94.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking1 out of 15
Percentile93.3%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 1st out of 15 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Burns earned more than 93.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,450,000
Salary$925,000
Stock Awards$5,316,335
Other$17,294
Total$7,708,629

Burns received $5.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 68.97% of total compensation.

Burns also received $1.5M in bonus, $925K in salary and $17.3K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Michael Burns earned a total compensation of $2.9M as Vice Chairman at Lions Gate Entertainment.

Ranking1,546 out of 9,049
Percentile82.9%

Michael Burns' 2009 compensation ranked 1,546th out of 9,049 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Burns earned more than 82.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupMotion Picture Production And Allied Services
Ranking2 out of 12
Percentile83.3%

In the industry group of Motion Picture Production And Allied Services, Burns' pay ranked 2nd out of 12 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Burns earned more than 83.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$312,500
Salary$844,792
Stock Awards$1,711,769
Other$17,552
Total$2,886,613

Burns received $1.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 59.30% of total compensation.

Burns also received $312.5K in bonus, $844.8K in salary and $17.6K in other compensation.