Paul A. Ricci

Nuance Communications

Former CEO

Overview

Paul A. Ricci made an average of $16.7M in compensation at Nuance Communications from 2007 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $11M as Former CEO at Nuance Communications.

Ranking493 out of 10,945
Percentile95.5%

Paul A. Ricci's 2018 compensation ranked 493rd out of 10,945 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 95.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking52 out of 661
Percentile92.1%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 52nd out of 661 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Ricci earned more than 92.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$564,000
Salary$312,308
Other$10,133,581
Total$11,009,889

Ricci received $10.1M in other compensation, which accounts for 92.04% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $564K in non-equity incentive plan and $312.3K in salary.

2017

In 2017, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $18.8M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking162 out of 13,783
Percentile98.8%

Paul A. Ricci's 2017 compensation ranked 162nd out of 13,783 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 98.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking16 out of 844
Percentile98.1%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 16th out of 844 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$600,000
Salary$800,000
Stock Awards$17,235,000
Other$182,406
Total$18,817,406

Ricci received $17.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 91.59% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $600K in non-equity incentive plan, $800K in salary and $182.4K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $7.3M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking874 out of 14,038
Percentile93.8%

Paul A. Ricci's 2016 compensation ranked 874th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 93.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking66 out of 802
Percentile91.8%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 66th out of 802 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Ricci earned more than 91.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,200,000
Salary$800,000
Stock Awards$5,045,000
Other$246,458
Total$7,291,458

Ricci received $5M in stock awards, which accounts for 69.19% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $1.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $800K in salary and $246.5K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $8.6M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking692 out of 13,589
Percentile94.9%

Paul A. Ricci's 2015 compensation ranked 692nd out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 94.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking31 out of 683
Percentile95.5%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 31st out of 683 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Ricci earned more than 95.5% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,200,000
Salary$800,000
Stock Awards$6,361,500
Other$199,943
Total$8,561,443

Ricci received $6.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 74.30% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $1.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $800K in salary and $199.9K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $17.9M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking156 out of 12,932
Percentile98.8%

Paul A. Ricci's 2014 compensation ranked 156th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 98.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking11 out of 669
Percentile98.4%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 11th out of 669 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$600,000
Salary$800,000
Stock Awards$16,412,235
Other$127,521
Total$17,939,756

Ricci received $16.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 91.49% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $600K in non-equity incentive plan, $800K in salary and $127.5K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $29.2M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking36 out of 12,074
Percentile99.7%

Paul A. Ricci's 2013 compensation ranked 36th out of 12,074 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking6 out of 610
Percentile99.0%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 6th out of 610 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Ricci earned more than 99.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$300,000
Salary$800,000
Stock Awards$27,900,000
Other$226,829
Total$29,226,829

Ricci received $27.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 95.46% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $300K in non-equity incentive plan, $800K in salary and $226.8K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $37.1M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking25 out of 11,154
Percentile99.8%

Paul A. Ricci's 2012 compensation ranked 25th out of 11,154 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 99.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking5 out of 567
Percentile99.1%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 5th out of 567 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Ricci earned more than 99.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,200,000
Salary$794,423
Stock Awards$34,899,375
Other$183,881
Total$37,077,679

Ricci received $34.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 94.13% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $1.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $794.4K in salary and $183.9K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $20.7M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking68 out of 10,262
Percentile99.3%

Paul A. Ricci's 2011 compensation ranked 68th out of 10,262 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 99.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking8 out of 479
Percentile98.3%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 8th out of 479 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Ricci earned more than 98.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$750,000
Option Awards$6,132,000
Salary$751,923
Stock Awards$13,023,750
Other$54,636
Total$20,712,309

Ricci received $13M in stock awards, which accounts for 62.88% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $750K in non-equity incentive plan, $6.1M in option awards, $751.9K in salary and $54.6K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $19.8M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking84 out of 9,772
Percentile99.1%

Paul A. Ricci's 2010 compensation ranked 84th out of 9,772 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 99.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking7 out of 478
Percentile98.5%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 7th out of 478 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$460,000
Option Awards$5,818,100
Salary$575,000
Stock Awards$12,873,849
Other$45,182
Total$19,772,130

Ricci received $12.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 65.11% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $460K in non-equity incentive plan, $5.8M in option awards, $575K in salary and $45.2K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $14.4M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking99 out of 9,049
Percentile98.9%

Paul A. Ricci's 2009 compensation ranked 99th out of 9,049 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 98.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking4 out of 418
Percentile99.0%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 4th out of 418 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Ricci earned more than 99.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$550,000
Option Awards$6,226,900
Salary$557,308
Stock Awards$6,988,165
Other$70,766
Total$14,393,139

Ricci received $7M in stock awards, which accounts for 48.55% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $550K in non-equity incentive plan, $6.2M in option awards, $557.3K in salary and $70.8K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $9M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking303 out of 8,153
Percentile96.3%

Paul A. Ricci's 2008 compensation ranked 303rd out of 8,153 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 96.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking17 out of 354
Percentile95.2%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 17th out of 354 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

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

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$345,000
Option Awards$1,952,610
Salary$575,000
Stock Awards$6,053,962
Other$39,316
Total$8,965,888

Ricci received $6.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 67.52% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $345K in non-equity incentive plan, $2M in option awards, $575K in salary and $39.3K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, Paul A. Ricci earned a total compensation of $6.7M as Chief Executive Officer at Nuance Communications.

Ranking504 out of 7,442
Percentile93.2%

Paul A. Ricci's 2007 compensation ranked 504th out of 7,442 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Ricci earned more than 93.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupComputer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services
Ranking19 out of 316
Percentile94.0%

In the industry group of Computer Programming, Data Processing, And Other Computer Related Services, Ricci's pay ranked 19th out of 316 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Ricci earned more than 94.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$5
Option Awards$1,615,508
Salary$575,000
Stock Awards$4,487,773
Other$29,700
Total$6,707,981

Ricci received $4.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 66.90% of total compensation.

Ricci also received $5 in non-equity incentive plan, $1.6M in option awards, $575K in salary and $29.7K in other compensation.