Richard F. Smith

Equifax

Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Richard F. Smith made an average of $12M in compensation at Equifax from 2008 to 2017.

Annual data

2017

In 2017, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $15.7M as Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking241 out of 13,167
Percentile98.2%

Richard F. Smith's 2017 compensation ranked 241st out of 13,167 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 98.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$6,486,600
Option Awards$1,349,583
Salary$1,143,269
Stock Awards$6,589,887
Other$124,239
Total$15,693,578

Smith received $6.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 41.99% of total compensation.

Smith also received $6.5M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.3M in option awards, $1.1M in salary and $124.2K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $15M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking240 out of 13,853
Percentile98.3%

Richard F. Smith's 2016 compensation ranked 240th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 98.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$3,027,100
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,045,000
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$7,323,095
Other$119,368
Total$14,964,563

Smith received $7.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 48.94% of total compensation.

Smith also received $3M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.5M in salary and $119.4K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $12.9M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking317 out of 13,574
Percentile97.7%

Richard F. Smith's 2015 compensation ranked 317th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 97.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,045,000
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$8,315,508
Other$112,203
Total$12,922,711

Smith received $8.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 64.35% of total compensation.

Smith also received $3M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.5M in salary and $112.2K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $13.9M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking280 out of 12,876
Percentile97.8%

Richard F. Smith's 2014 compensation ranked 280th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 97.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$3,815,200
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,345,184
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$6,159,236
Other$110,055
Total$13,879,675

Smith received $6.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 44.38% of total compensation.

Smith also received $3.8M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.3M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.5M in salary and $110.1K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $10.5M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking367 out of 11,965
Percentile96.9%

Richard F. Smith's 2013 compensation ranked 367th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 96.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$699,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,118,635
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$6,142,197
Other$105,726
Total$10,515,558

Smith received $6.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 58.41% of total compensation.

Smith also received $699K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.1M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.5M in salary and $105.7K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $13.4M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking223 out of 10,949
Percentile98.0%

Richard F. Smith's 2012 compensation ranked 223rd out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 98.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,781,800
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,045,000
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$7,062,728
Other$105,571
Total$13,445,099

Smith received $7.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 52.53% of total compensation.

Smith also received $1.8M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.5M in salary and $105.6K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $11.2M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking287 out of 10,038
Percentile97.1%

Richard F. Smith's 2011 compensation ranked 287th out of 10,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$2,323,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,310,627
Option Awards$1,990,591
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$3,031,474
Other$98,019
Total$11,203,711

Smith received $3M in stock awards, which accounts for 27.06% of total compensation.

Smith also received $2.3M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.3M in non-equity incentive plan, $2M in option awards, $1.5M in salary and $98K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $9.8M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at Equifax.

Ranking337 out of 9,480
Percentile96.4%

Richard F. Smith's 2010 compensation ranked 337th out of 9,480 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 96.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,662,800
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,213,015
Option Awards$1,665,586
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$2,650,974
Other$162,561
Total$9,804,936

Smith received $2.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 27.04% of total compensation.

Smith also received $1.7M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $2.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.7M in option awards, $1.5M in salary and $162.6K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $8.8M as Chairman and CEO at Equifax.

Ranking267 out of 8,711
Percentile96.9%

Richard F. Smith's 2009 compensation ranked 267th out of 8,711 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 96.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,410,400
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,681,807
Option Awards$1,648,186
Salary$1,450,000
Stock Awards$2,474,442
Other$145,043
Total$8,809,878

Smith received $2.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 28.09% of total compensation.

Smith also received $1.4M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.7M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.6M in option awards, $1.5M in salary and $145K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Richard F. Smith earned a total compensation of $8.4M as Chairman and CEO at Equifax.

Ranking309 out of 7,736
Percentile96.0%

Richard F. Smith's 2008 compensation ranked 309th out of 7,736 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Smith earned more than 96.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Bonus$582,692
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,191,000
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,230,938
Option Awards$966,359
Salary$1,456,731
Stock Awards$2,918,644
Other$78,235
Total$8,424,599

Smith received $2.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 34.64% of total compensation.

Smith also received $582.7K in bonus, $1.2M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $966.4K in option awards, $1.5M in salary and $78.2K in other compensation.