S. Craig Lindner

American Financial Group

Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President

Overview

S. Craig Lindner made an average of $8.4M in compensation at American Financial Group from 2009 to 2017.

Annual data

2017

In 2017, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $9.6M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking629 out of 13,202
Percentile95.2%

S. Craig Lindner's 2017 compensation ranked 629th out of 13,202 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 95.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking18 out of 186
Percentile90.3%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 18th out of 186 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Lindner earned more than 90.3% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,231,547
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$5,195,752
Other$1,024,850
Total$9,602,149

Lindner received $5.2M in stock awards, which accounts for 54.11% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $2.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.2M in salary and $1M in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $9.8M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking528 out of 13,871
Percentile96.2%

S. Craig Lindner's 2016 compensation ranked 528th out of 13,871 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 96.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking10 out of 201
Percentile95.0%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 10th out of 201 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Lindner earned more than 95.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,750,284
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$4,871,340
Other$981,221
Total$9,752,845

Lindner received $4.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 49.95% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $2.8M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.2M in salary and $981.2K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $7.7M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking839 out of 13,574
Percentile93.8%

S. Craig Lindner's 2015 compensation ranked 839th out of 13,574 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 93.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking16 out of 206
Percentile92.2%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 16th out of 206 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Lindner earned more than 92.2% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,912,500
Option Awards$764,500
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$2,851,671
Other$1,017,182
Total$7,695,853

Lindner received $2.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 37.05% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $1.9M in non-equity incentive plan, $764.5K in option awards, $1.2M in salary and $1M in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $7.7M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking811 out of 12,876
Percentile93.7%

S. Craig Lindner's 2014 compensation ranked 811th out of 12,876 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 93.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking25 out of 210
Percentile88.1%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 25th out of 210 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Lindner earned more than 88.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,576,250
Option Awards$732,500
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$3,383,360
Other$899,131
Total$7,741,241

Lindner received $3.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 43.71% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $1.6M in non-equity incentive plan, $732.5K in option awards, $1.2M in salary and $899.1K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $9.7M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking430 out of 11,965
Percentile96.4%

S. Craig Lindner's 2013 compensation ranked 430th out of 11,965 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking12 out of 199
Percentile94.0%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 12th out of 199 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Lindner earned more than 94.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,112,500
Option Awards$755,110
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$4,695,538
Other$961,595
Total$9,674,743

Lindner received $4.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 48.53% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $2.1M in non-equity incentive plan, $755.1K in option awards, $1.2M in salary and $961.6K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $8.4M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking560 out of 10,951
Percentile94.9%

S. Craig Lindner's 2012 compensation ranked 560th out of 10,951 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 94.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking15 out of 187
Percentile92.0%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 15th out of 187 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Lindner earned more than 92.0% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$817,700
Option Awards$651,320
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$4,858,396
Other$928,835
Total$8,406,251

Lindner received $4.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 57.80% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $817.7K in non-equity incentive plan, $651.3K in option awards, $1.2M in salary and $928.8K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $8.6M as Co-Chief Executive Officer and Co-President at American Financial Group.

Ranking470 out of 10,040
Percentile95.3%

S. Craig Lindner's 2011 compensation ranked 470th out of 10,040 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 95.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking10 out of 186
Percentile94.6%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 10th out of 186 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Lindner earned more than 94.6% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,521,000
Option Awards$624,500
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$4,328,086
Other$992,508
Total$8,616,094

Lindner received $4.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 50.23% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $1.5M in non-equity incentive plan, $624.5K in option awards, $1.2M in salary and $992.5K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $8.3M as Co, Chief Executive Officer and Co, President (Co Principal Executive Officer at American Financial Group.

Ranking470 out of 9,485
Percentile95.0%

S. Craig Lindner's 2010 compensation ranked 470th out of 9,485 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 95.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking11 out of 177
Percentile93.8%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 11th out of 177 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Lindner earned more than 93.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,275,000
Option Awards$445,000
Salary$1,150,000
Stock Awards$3,667,670
Other$781,535
Total$8,319,205

Lindner received $3.7M in stock awards, which accounts for 44.09% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $2.3M in non-equity incentive plan, $445K in option awards, $1.2M in salary and $781.5K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, S. Craig Lindner earned a total compensation of $6M as Co, Chief Executive Officer and Co, President (Co Principal Executive Officer at American Financial Group.

Ranking523 out of 8,716
Percentile94.0%

S. Craig Lindner's 2009 compensation ranked 523rd out of 8,716 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Lindner earned more than 94.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupFire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance
Ranking15 out of 163
Percentile90.8%

In the industry group of Fire, Marine, And Casualty Insurance, Lindner's pay ranked 15th out of 163 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Lindner earned more than 90.8% of executives in this group.

Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$4,868
Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,990,625
Option Awards$219,375
Salary$1,144,250
Stock Awards$1,968,668
Other$630,490
Total$5,958,276

Lindner received $2M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 33.41% of total compensation.

Lindner also received $4.9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $219.4K in option awards, $1.1M in salary, $2M in stock awards and $630.5K in other compensation.