Richard T. Clark

Merck & Co.

Chairman of the Board

Overview

Richard T. Clark made an average of $19.3M in compensation at Merck & Co. from 2007 to 2011.

Annual data

2011

In 2011, Richard T. Clark earned a total compensation of $14.7M as Chairman of the Board at Merck & Co..

Ranking153 out of 10,193
Percentile98.5%

Richard T. Clark's 2011 compensation ranked 153rd out of 10,193 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Clark earned more than 98.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupDrugs
Ranking9 out of 713
Percentile98.7%

In the industry group of Drugs, Clark's pay ranked 9th out of 713 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Clark earned more than 98.7% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$2,703,604
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,892,344
Salary$1,375,000
Stock Awards$8,711,627
Other$43,926
Total$14,726,501

Clark received $8.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 59.16% of total compensation.

Clark also received $2.7M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $1.9M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.4M in salary and $43.9K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Richard T. Clark earned a total compensation of $24.6M as Chairman of the Board at Merck & Co..

Ranking45 out of 9,681
Percentile99.5%

Richard T. Clark's 2010 compensation ranked 45th out of 9,681 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Clark earned more than 99.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupDrugs
Ranking3 out of 633
Percentile99.5%

In the industry group of Drugs, Clark's pay ranked 3rd out of 633 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Clark earned more than 99.5% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$6,662,460
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,310,622
Option Awards$5,600,001
Salary$1,862,500
Stock Awards$7,083,105
Other$54,183
Total$24,572,871

Clark received $7.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 28.82% of total compensation.

Clark also received $6.7M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $3.3M in non-equity incentive plan, $5.6M in option awards, $1.9M in salary and $54.2K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Richard T. Clark earned a total compensation of $15.8M as Chairman of the Board at Merck & Co..

Ranking84 out of 8,941
Percentile99.1%

Richard T. Clark's 2009 compensation ranked 84th out of 8,941 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupDrugs
Ranking11 out of 589
Percentile98.1%

In the industry group of Drugs, Clark's pay ranked 11th out of 589 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

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

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$4,945,464
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,854,737
Option Awards$2,805,475
Salary$1,800,000
Stock Awards$3,348,187
Other$56,003
Total$15,809,866

Clark received $4.9M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, which accounts for 31.28% of total compensation.

Clark also received $2.9M in non-equity incentive plan, $2.8M in option awards, $1.8M in salary, $3.3M in stock awards and $56K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, Richard T. Clark earned a total compensation of $22.3M as Chairman of the Board at Merck & Co..

Ranking61 out of 8,016
Percentile99.2%

Richard T. Clark's 2008 compensation ranked 61st out of 8,016 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Clark earned more than 99.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupDrugs
Ranking3 out of 550
Percentile99.5%

In the industry group of Drugs, Clark's pay ranked 3rd out of 550 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Clark earned more than 99.5% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$7,752,617
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,244,510
Option Awards$6,408,300
Salary$1,783,334
Stock Awards$4,086,675
Other$73,669
Total$22,349,105

Clark received $7.8M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, which accounts for 34.69% of total compensation.

Clark also received $2.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $6.4M in option awards, $1.8M in salary, $4.1M in stock awards and $73.7K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, Richard T. Clark earned a total compensation of $19.1M as Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer at Merck & Co..

Ranking84 out of 7,304
Percentile98.8%

Richard T. Clark's 2007 compensation ranked 84th out of 7,304 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupDrugs
Ranking5 out of 475
Percentile98.9%

In the industry group of Drugs, Clark's pay ranked 5th out of 475 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Clark earned more than 98.9% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$4,860,602
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,311,059
Option Awards$2,924,800
Salary$1,616,670
Stock Awards$5,302,800
Other$80,963
Total$19,096,894

Clark received $5.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 27.77% of total compensation.

Clark also received $4.9M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $4.3M in non-equity incentive plan, $2.9M in option awards, $1.6M in salary and $81K in other compensation.