Ronald Black

Rambus

President and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

Ronald Black made an average of $4.5M in compensation at Rambus from 2012 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $4.4M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Rambus.

Ranking1,643 out of 8,356
Percentile80.3%

Ronald Black's 2018 compensation ranked 1,643rd out of 8,356 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 80.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking61 out of 298
Percentile79.5%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 61st out of 298 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Black earned more than 79.5% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$924,065
Salary$277,500
Stock Awards$3,140,966
Other$19,240
Total$4,361,771

Black received $3.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 72.01% of total compensation.

Black also received $924.1K in option awards, $277.5K in salary and $19.2K in other compensation.

Ronald Black's Pay$4,361,771
Median Employee's Pay$122,132
Pay Ratio36 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Ronald Black was $4,361,771 and for the median employee at Rambus was $122,132. The resulting ratio of Ronald Black's pay to the pay of median employee was 36 to one.

2017

In 2017, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $10.3M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Rambus.

Ranking560 out of 13,167
Percentile95.7%

Ronald Black's 2017 compensation ranked 560th out of 13,167 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 95.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking22 out of 370
Percentile94.1%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 22nd out of 370 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Black earned more than 94.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$764,790
Option Awards$819,488
Salary$551,667
Stock Awards$7,992,844
Other$215,367
Total$10,344,156

Black received $8M in stock awards, which accounts for 77.27% of total compensation.

Black also received $764.8K in non-equity incentive plan, $819.5K in option awards, $551.7K in salary and $215.4K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $6M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Rambus.

Ranking1,189 out of 13,853
Percentile91.4%

Ronald Black's 2016 compensation ranked 1,189th out of 13,853 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 91.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking34 out of 395
Percentile91.4%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 34th out of 395 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Black earned more than 91.4% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$653,844
Option Awards$1,026,080
Salary$515,000
Stock Awards$3,808,145
Other$12,634
Total$6,015,703

Black received $3.8M in stock awards, which accounts for 63.30% of total compensation.

Black also received $653.8K in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in option awards, $515K in salary and $12.6K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $4.2M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Rambus.

Ranking2,041 out of 13,574
Percentile85.0%

Ronald Black's 2015 compensation ranked 2,041st out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 85.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking48 out of 366
Percentile86.9%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 48th out of 366 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Black earned more than 86.9% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$610,000
Option Awards$550,656
Salary$515,000
Stock Awards$2,456,752
Other$63,325
Total$4,195,733

Black received $2.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 58.55% of total compensation.

Black also received $610K in non-equity incentive plan, $550.7K in option awards, $515K in salary and $63.3K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $2.1M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Rambus.

Ranking4,395 out of 12,876
Percentile65.9%

Ronald Black's 2014 compensation ranked 4,395th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 65.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking107 out of 373
Percentile71.3%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 107th out of 373 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Black earned more than 71.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$624,180
Option Awards$899,783
Salary$515,000
Other$12,026
Total$2,050,989

Black received $899.8K in option awards, which accounts for 43.87% of total compensation.

Black also received $624.2K in non-equity incentive plan, $515K in salary and $12K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $1.9M as Chief Executive Officer and President at Rambus.

Ranking4,030 out of 11,965
Percentile66.3%

Ronald Black's 2013 compensation ranked 4,030th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 66.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking109 out of 365
Percentile70.1%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 109th out of 365 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Black earned more than 70.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$669,500
Option Awards$443,251
Salary$515,000
Stock Awards$241,834
Other$17,809
Total$1,887,394

Black received $669.5K in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 35.47% of total compensation.

Black also received $443.3K in option awards, $515K in salary, $241.8K in stock awards and $17.8K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Ronald Black earned a total compensation of $2.7M as Chief Executive Officer and President at Rambus.

Ranking2,528 out of 10,949
Percentile76.9%

Ronald Black's 2012 compensation ranked 2,528th out of 10,949 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Black earned more than 76.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupElectronic Components And Accessories
Ranking75 out of 322
Percentile76.7%

In the industry group of Electronic Components And Accessories, Black's pay ranked 75th out of 322 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Black earned more than 76.7% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$268,078
Option Awards$2,166,693
Salary$267,403
Other$24,267
Total$2,726,441

Black received $2.2M in option awards, which accounts for 79.47% of total compensation.

Black also received $268.1K in non-equity incentive plan, $267.4K in salary and $24.3K in other compensation.