R. Brian Hanson

ION Geophysical

President, Chief Executive Officer and Director

Overview

R. Brian Hanson made an average of $1.5M in compensation at ION Geophysical from 2006 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $3.3M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking2,257 out of 8,301
Percentile72.8%

R. Brian Hanson's 2018 compensation ranked 2,257th out of 8,301 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 72.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking25 out of 97
Percentile74.2%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 25th out of 97 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Hanson earned more than 74.2% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$582,000
Option Awards$262,400
Salary$600,000
Stock Awards$1,888,032
Total$3,332,432

Hanson received $1.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 56.66% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $582K in non-equity incentive plan, $262.4K in option awards and $600K in salary.

R. Brian Hanson's Pay$3,332,432
Median Employee's Pay$95,487
Pay Ratio35 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for R. Brian Hanson was $3,332,432 and for the median employee at ION Geophysical was $95,487. The resulting ratio of R. Brian Hanson's pay to the pay of median employee was 35 to one.

2017

In 2017, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.8M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking5,619 out of 13,165
Percentile57.3%

R. Brian Hanson's 2017 compensation ranked 5,619th out of 13,165 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 57.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking76 out of 147
Percentile48.3%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 76th out of 147 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Hanson earned more than 48.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,200,000
Salary$558,689
Total$1,758,689

Hanson received $1.2M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 68.23% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $558.7K in salary.

2016

In 2016, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.8M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking5,287 out of 13,853
Percentile61.8%

R. Brian Hanson's 2016 compensation ranked 5,287th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 61.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking58 out of 139
Percentile58.3%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 58th out of 139 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Hanson earned more than 58.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$720,000
Option Awards$203,817
Salary$540,000
Stock Awards$341,900
Total$1,805,717

Hanson received $720K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 39.87% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $203.8K in option awards, $540K in salary and $341.9K in stock awards.

2015

In 2015, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.8M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking5,101 out of 13,574
Percentile62.4%

R. Brian Hanson's 2015 compensation ranked 5,101st out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 62.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking57 out of 146
Percentile61.0%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 57th out of 146 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Hanson earned more than 61.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$750,000
Option Awards$215,164
Salary$560,769
Stock Awards$294,633
Total$1,820,566

Hanson received $750K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 41.20% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $215.2K in option awards, $560.8K in salary and $294.6K in stock awards.

2014

In 2014, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.9M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking4,693 out of 12,876
Percentile63.6%

R. Brian Hanson's 2014 compensation ranked 4,693rd out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 63.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking63 out of 152
Percentile58.6%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 63rd out of 152 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Hanson earned more than 58.6% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$825,000
Option Awards$248,050
Salary$550,000
Stock Awards$287,700
Total$1,910,750

Hanson received $825K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 43.18% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $248.1K in option awards, $550K in salary and $287.7K in stock awards.

2013

In 2013, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.3M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking5,322 out of 11,965
Percentile55.5%

R. Brian Hanson's 2013 compensation ranked 5,322nd out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 55.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking74 out of 140
Percentile47.1%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 74th out of 140 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Hanson earned more than 47.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$395,000
Option Awards$235,000
Salary$490,000
Stock Awards$214,800
Total$1,334,800

Hanson received $490K in salary, which accounts for 36.71% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $395K in non-equity incentive plan, $235K in option awards and $214.8K in stock awards.

2012

In 2012, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.4M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking4,579 out of 10,949
Percentile58.2%

R. Brian Hanson's 2012 compensation ranked 4,579th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 58.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking70 out of 136
Percentile48.5%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 70th out of 136 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Hanson earned more than 48.5% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$450,000
Option Awards$260,100
Salary$450,000
Stock Awards$279,900
Other$4,284
Total$1,444,284

Hanson received $450K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 31.16% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $260.1K in option awards, $450K in salary, $279.9K in stock awards and $4.3K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $2.6M as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking2,473 out of 10,035
Percentile75.4%

R. Brian Hanson's 2011 compensation ranked 2,473rd out of 10,035 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 75.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking44 out of 111
Percentile60.4%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 44th out of 111 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Hanson earned more than 60.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$300,000
Option Awards$1,130,500
Salary$353,000
Stock Awards$766,628
Other$8,058
Total$2,558,186

Hanson received $1.1M in option awards, which accounts for 44.19% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $300K in non-equity incentive plan, $353K in salary, $766.6K in stock awards and $8.1K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $845.6K as President, Chief Executive Officer and Director at ION Geophysical.

Ranking5,562 out of 9,477
Percentile41.3%

R. Brian Hanson's 2010 compensation ranked 5,562nd out of 9,477 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 41.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking76 out of 102
Percentile25.5%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 76th out of 102 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Hanson earned more than 25.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$150,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$327,000
Salary$327,000
Stock Awards$35,376
Other$6,200
Total$845,576

Hanson received $327K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 38.67% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $150K in bonus, $327K in salary, $35.4K in stock awards and $6.2K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $769K as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at ION Geophysical.

Ranking4,887 out of 8,703
Percentile43.8%

R. Brian Hanson's 2009 compensation ranked 4,887th out of 8,703 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 43.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking65 out of 95
Percentile31.6%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 65th out of 95 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Hanson earned more than 31.6% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$40,000
Salary$318,447
Stock Awards$408,000
Other$2,601
Total$769,048

Hanson received $408K in stock awards, which accounts for 53.05% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $40K in non-equity incentive plan, $318.4K in salary and $2.6K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $574.8K as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at ION Geophysical.

Ranking5,356 out of 7,730
Percentile30.7%

R. Brian Hanson's 2008 compensation ranked 5,356th out of 7,730 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 30.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking71 out of 86
Percentile17.4%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 71st out of 86 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Hanson earned more than 17.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$80,000
Option Awards$135,800
Salary$306,231
Stock Awards$45,000
Other$7,750
Total$574,781

Hanson received $306.2K in salary, which accounts for 53.28% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $80K in non-equity incentive plan, $135.8K in option awards, $45K in stock awards and $7.8K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $1.2M as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at ION Geophysical.

Ranking3,077 out of 6,983
Percentile55.9%

R. Brian Hanson's 2007 compensation ranked 3,077th out of 6,983 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 55.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking56 out of 90
Percentile37.8%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 56th out of 90 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Hanson earned more than 37.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$210,000
Option Awards$459,000
Salary$288,462
Stock Awards$231,450
Other$7,750
Total$1,196,662

Hanson received $459K in option awards, which accounts for 38.36% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $210K in non-equity incentive plan, $288.5K in salary, $231.5K in stock awards and $7.8K in other compensation.

2006

In 2006, R. Brian Hanson earned a total compensation of $651.8K as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer at ION Geophysical.

Ranking3,205 out of 5,364
Percentile40.2%

R. Brian Hanson's 2006 compensation ranked 3,205th out of 5,364 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Hanson earned more than 40.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupOil And Gas Field Services
Ranking55 out of 73
Percentile24.7%

In the industry group of Oil And Gas Field Services, Hanson's pay ranked 55th out of 73 executive pay records tracked by us in 2006.

Hanson earned more than 24.7% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$115,000
Option Awards$57,273
Salary$160,962
Stock Awards$145,500
Other$173,108
Total$651,843

Hanson received $173.1K in other compensation, which accounts for 26.56% of total compensation.

Hanson also received $115K in non-equity incentive plan, $57.3K in option awards, $161K in salary and $145.5K in stock awards.