Nikesh Arora

Palo Alto Networks

Chief Executive Officer

Annual data


In 2018, Nikesh Arora earned a total compensation of $125.1M as Chief Executive Officer at Palo Alto Networks.

Ranking3 out of 8,356

Nikesh Arora's 2018 compensation ranked 3rd out of 8,356 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Arora earned more than 100.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer And Office Equipment
Ranking1 out of 62

In the industry group of Computer And Office Equipment, Arora's pay ranked 1st out of 62 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Arora earned more than 98.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$206,548
Option Awards$65,022,367
Stock Awards$59,684,001

Arora received $65M in option awards, which accounts for 51.99% of total compensation.

Arora also received $206.5K in non-equity incentive plan, $155.8K in salary, $59.7M in stock awards and $152 in other compensation.