Peter A. Cohen

Cowen Group

Chairman of the Board and Former Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Peter A. Cohen received an average compensation of $5,041,223 at Cowen Group from 2009 to 2017.

Annual data

2017

Bonus$2,625,000
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$1,068,070
Other$11,131,410
Total$15,774,480

In 2017, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $15,774,480 as Chairman of the Board and Former Chief Executive Officer at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $11,131,410 in other compensation, which accounts for 70.57% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $2,625,000 in bonus, $950,000 in salary and $1,068,070 in stock awards.

2016

Bonus$515,000
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$2,912,717
Other$751,608
Total$5,129,323

In 2016, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $5,129,323 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $2,912,717 in stock awards, which accounts for 56.79% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $515,000 in bonus, $950,000 in salary and $751,608 in other compensation.

2015

Bonus$1,465,000
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$2,505,075
Other$152,782
Total$5,072,857

In 2015, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $5,072,857 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $2,505,075 in stock awards, which accounts for 49.38% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $1,465,000 in bonus, $950,000 in salary and $152,782 in other compensation.

2014

Bonus$1,500,000
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$1,945,457
Other$155,963
Total$4,551,420

In 2014, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $4,551,420 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $1,945,457 in stock awards, which accounts for 42.74% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $1,500,000 in bonus, $950,000 in salary and $155,963 in other compensation.

2013

Bonus$1,250,000
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$9,017
Salary$950,000
Stock Awards$1,111,112
Other$155,525
Total$3,475,654

In 2013, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $3,475,654 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $1,250,000 in bonus, which accounts for 35.96% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $9,017 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $950,000 in salary, $1,111,112 in stock awards and $155,525 in other compensation.

2012

Bonus$1,000,000
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$18,873
Salary$950,000
Other$121,009
Total$2,089,882

In 2012, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $2,089,882 as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $1,000,000 in bonus, which accounts for 47.85% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $18,873 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $950,000 in salary and $121,009 in other compensation.

2010

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$23,345
Salary$500,000
Stock Awards$297,747
Other$137,608
Total$958,700

In 2010, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $958,700 as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $500,000 in salary, which accounts for 52.15% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $23,345 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $297,747 in stock awards and $137,608 in other compensation.

2009

Bonus$60,242
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$22,303
Salary$83,333
Stock Awards$3,089,324
Other$22,262
Total$3,277,464

In 2009, Peter A. Cohen earned a total compensation of $3,277,464 as Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President at Cowen Group.

Cohen received $3,089,324 in stock awards, which accounts for 94.26% of total compensation.

Cohen also received $60,242 in bonus, $22,303 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $83,333 in salary and $22,262 in other compensation.