Nicholas K. Akins

American Electric Power Co.

Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Nicholas K. Akins made an average of $6.3M in compensation at American Electric Power Co. from 2008 to 2015.

Annual data

2015

In 2015, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $11.5M as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking397 out of 13,574
Percentile97.1%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2015 compensation ranked 397th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Akins earned more than 97.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking6 out of 123
Percentile95.1%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 6th out of 123 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Akins earned more than 95.1% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$199,027
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,150,000
Salary$1,279,900
Stock Awards$6,719,981
Other$103,658
Total$11,452,566

Akins received $6.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 58.68% of total compensation.

Akins also received $199K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.3M in salary and $103.7K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $11.4M as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking410 out of 12,876
Percentile96.8%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2014 compensation ranked 410th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking11 out of 137
Percentile92.0%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 11th out of 137 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Akins earned more than 92.0% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$359,787
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,950,000
Salary$1,240,754
Stock Awards$6,720,019
Other$102,960
Total$11,373,520

Akins received $6.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 59.08% of total compensation.

Akins also received $359.8K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.2M in salary and $103K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $10.6M as Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking361 out of 11,965
Percentile97.0%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2013 compensation ranked 361st out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Akins earned more than 97.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking4 out of 128
Percentile96.9%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 4th out of 128 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Akins earned more than 96.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$155,741
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,430,000
Salary$1,204,615
Stock Awards$6,720,167
Other$102,065
Total$10,612,588

Akins received $6.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 63.32% of total compensation.

Akins also received $155.7K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.4M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.2M in salary and $102.1K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $7.3M as President and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking699 out of 10,949
Percentile93.6%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2012 compensation ranked 699th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking19 out of 134
Percentile85.8%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 19th out of 134 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Akins earned more than 85.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$176,312
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,500,000
Salary$903,461
Stock Awards$4,600,008
Other$106,709
Total$7,286,490

Akins received $4.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 63.13% of total compensation.

Akins also received $176.3K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.5M in non-equity incentive plan, $903.5K in salary and $106.7K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $2.8M as President and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking2,232 out of 10,038
Percentile77.8%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2011 compensation ranked 2,232nd out of 10,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Akins earned more than 77.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking60 out of 130
Percentile53.8%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 60th out of 130 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Akins earned more than 53.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$112,879
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$750,000
Salary$770,192
Stock Awards$1,123,168
Other$51,563
Total$2,807,802

Akins received $1.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 40.00% of total compensation.

Akins also received $112.9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $750K in non-equity incentive plan, $770.2K in salary and $51.6K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $3.5M as President and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking1,591 out of 9,480
Percentile83.2%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2010 compensation ranked 1,591st out of 9,480 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Akins earned more than 83.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking43 out of 145
Percentile70.3%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 43rd out of 145 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Akins earned more than 70.3% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$114,757
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$365,000
Salary$515,056
Stock Awards$2,429,269
Other$35,161
Total$3,459,243

Akins received $2.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 70.23% of total compensation.

Akins also received $114.8K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $365K in non-equity incentive plan, $515.1K in salary and $35.2K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $1.5M as President and Chief Executive Officer at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking2,952 out of 8,716
Percentile66.1%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2009 compensation ranked 2,952nd out of 8,716 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Akins earned more than 66.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking86 out of 129
Percentile33.3%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 86th out of 129 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Akins earned more than 33.3% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$129,664
Salary$451,731
Stock Awards$857,866
Other$61,652
Total$1,500,913

Akins received $857.9K in stock awards, which accounts for 57.16% of total compensation.

Akins also received $129.7K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $451.7K in salary and $61.7K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Nicholas K. Akins earned a total compensation of $1.8M as President at American Electric Power Co..

Ranking2,420 out of 7,736
Percentile68.7%

Nicholas K. Akins' 2008 compensation ranked 2,420th out of 7,736 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Akins earned more than 68.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectric Services
Ranking69 out of 114
Percentile39.5%

In the industry group of Electric Services, Akins' pay ranked 69th out of 114 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Akins earned more than 39.5% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$54,428
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$340,000
Salary$440,961
Stock Awards$915,164
Other$58,093
Total$1,808,646

Akins received $915.2K in stock awards, which accounts for 50.60% of total compensation.

Akins also received $54.4K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $340K in non-equity incentive plan, $441K in salary and $58.1K in other compensation.