Sheldon G. Adelson

Las Vegas Sands

Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer

Overview

Sheldon G. Adelson made an average of $13.2M in compensation at Las Vegas Sands from 2008 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $24M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking77 out of 10,931
Percentile99.3%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2018 compensation ranked 77th out of 10,931 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Adelson earned more than 99.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking2 out of 94
Percentile97.9%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 2nd out of 94 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Adelson earned more than 97.9% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$12,500,000
Option Awards$1,000,000
Salary$5,000,000
Other$5,512,913
Total$24,012,913

Adelson received $12.5M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 52.06% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1M in option awards, $5M in salary and $5.5M in other compensation.

Sheldon G. Adelson's Pay$24,012,913
Median Employee's Pay$40,611
Pay Ratio591 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Sheldon G. Adelson was $24,012,913 and for the median employee at Las Vegas Sands was $40,611. The resulting ratio of Sheldon G. Adelson's pay to the pay of median employee was 591 to one.

2017

In 2017, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $26.1M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking70 out of 13,778
Percentile99.5%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2017 compensation ranked 70th out of 13,778 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking2 out of 110
Percentile98.2%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 2nd out of 110 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Adelson earned more than 98.2% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$12,500,000
Option Awards$2,825,000
Salary$5,000,000
Stock Awards$1,380,870
Other$4,380,629
Total$26,086,499

Adelson received $12.5M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 47.92% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $2.8M in option awards, $5M in salary, $1.4M in stock awards and $4.4M in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $12.7M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking325 out of 14,038
Percentile97.7%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2016 compensation ranked 325th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking4 out of 103
Percentile96.1%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 4th out of 103 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Adelson earned more than 96.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,335,341
Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$1,816,042
Other$3,731,066
Total$12,707,449

Adelson received $4.3M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 34.12% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary, $1.8M in stock awards and $3.7M in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $12.2M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking351 out of 13,589
Percentile97.4%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2015 compensation ranked 351st out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Adelson earned more than 97.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking5 out of 95
Percentile94.7%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 5th out of 95 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Adelson earned more than 94.7% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,785,035
Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$1,228,273
Other$3,351,162
Total$12,189,470

Adelson received $4.8M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 39.26% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary, $1.2M in stock awards and $3.4M in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $12M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking370 out of 12,932
Percentile97.1%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2014 compensation ranked 370th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking5 out of 94
Percentile94.7%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 5th out of 94 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Adelson earned more than 94.7% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$3,712,026
Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$1,825,000
Other$3,629,698
Total$11,991,724

Adelson received $3.7M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 30.95% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary, $1.8M in stock awards and $3.6M in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $10.7M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking371 out of 11,148
Percentile96.7%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2012 compensation ranked 371st out of 11,148 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Adelson earned more than 96.7% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking6 out of 73
Percentile91.8%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 6th out of 73 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Adelson earned more than 91.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$2,933,974
Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$1,825,000
Other$3,100,972
Total$10,684,946

Adelson received $3.1M in other compensation, which accounts for 29.02% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $2.9M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary and $1.8M in stock awards.

2011

In 2011, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $13.8M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking177 out of 10,255
Percentile98.3%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2011 compensation ranked 177th out of 10,255 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking3 out of 61
Percentile95.1%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 3rd out of 61 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Adelson earned more than 95.1% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$6,304,461
Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$1,825,000
Other$2,890,595
Total$13,845,056

Adelson received $6.3M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 45.54% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary, $1.8M in stock awards and $2.9M in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $11.4M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking253 out of 9,770
Percentile97.4%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2010 compensation ranked 253rd out of 9,770 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Adelson earned more than 97.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking3 out of 67
Percentile95.5%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 3rd out of 67 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Adelson earned more than 95.5% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$5,658,469
Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Other$2,873,397
Total$11,356,866

Adelson received $5.7M in non-equity incentive plan, which accounts for 49.82% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary and $2.9M in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $5.6M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking590 out of 9,044
Percentile93.5%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2009 compensation ranked 590th out of 9,044 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Adelson earned more than 93.5% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking12 out of 66
Percentile81.8%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 12th out of 66 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Adelson earned more than 81.8% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$1,825,000
Salary$1,000,000
Stock Awards$24,625
Other$2,725,524
Total$5,575,149

Adelson received $2.7M in other compensation, which accounts for 48.89% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1.8M in option awards, $1M in salary and $24.6K in stock awards.

2008

In 2008, Sheldon G. Adelson earned a total compensation of $3.4M as Chairman of the Board, Chief Executive Officer and Treasurer at Las Vegas Sands.

Ranking1,295 out of 8,153
Percentile84.1%

Sheldon G. Adelson's 2008 compensation ranked 1,295th out of 8,153 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Adelson earned more than 84.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupHotels And Motels
Ranking15 out of 54
Percentile72.2%

In the industry group of Hotels And Motels, Adelson's pay ranked 15th out of 54 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Adelson earned more than 72.2% of executives in this group.

Salary$1,000,000
Other$2,402,929
Total$3,402,929

Adelson received $2.4M in other compensation, which accounts for 70.61% of total compensation.

Adelson also received $1M in salary.