Ted Sarandos

Netflix

Chief Content Officer

Overview

Ted Sarandos made an average of $16.9M in compensation at Netflix from 2013 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, Ted Sarandos earned a total compensation of $29.6M as Chief Content Officer at Netflix.

Ranking50 out of 10,923
Percentile99.5%

Ted Sarandos' 2018 compensation ranked 50th out of 10,923 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupVideo Tape Rental
Ranking2 out of 9
Percentile77.8%

In the industry group of Video Tape Rental, Sarandos' pay ranked 2nd out of 9 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Sarandos earned more than 77.8% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$17,615,220
Salary$12,000,000
Other$32,251
Total$29,647,471

Sarandos received $17.6M in option awards, which accounts for 59.42% of total compensation.

Sarandos also received $12M in salary and $32.3K in other compensation.

Ted Sarandos' Pay$29,647,471
Median Employee's Pay$202,335
Pay Ratio147 : 1

For fiscal year 2018, the annual total compensation for Ted Sarandos was $29,647,471 and for the median employee at Netflix was $202,335. The resulting ratio of Ted Sarandos' pay to the pay of median employee was 147 to one.

2017

In 2017, Ted Sarandos earned a total compensation of $22.4M as Chief Content Officer at Netflix.

Ranking102 out of 13,772
Percentile99.3%

Ted Sarandos' 2017 compensation ranked 102nd out of 13,772 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupVideo Tape Rental
Ranking2 out of 9
Percentile77.8%

In the industry group of Video Tape Rental, Sarandos' pay ranked 2nd out of 9 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Sarandos earned more than 77.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$9,045,000
Option Awards$12,389,532
Salary$1,000,000
Other$8,100
Total$22,442,632

Sarandos received $12.4M in option awards, which accounts for 55.21% of total compensation.

Sarandos also received $9M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary and $8.1K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, Ted Sarandos earned a total compensation of $18.9M as Chief Content Officer at Netflix.

Ranking136 out of 14,038
Percentile99.0%

Ted Sarandos' 2016 compensation ranked 136th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Sarandos earned more than 99.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVideo Tape Rental
Ranking2 out of 9
Percentile77.8%

In the industry group of Video Tape Rental, Sarandos' pay ranked 2nd out of 9 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Sarandos earned more than 77.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$4,000,000
Option Awards$13,917,568
Salary$1,000,000
Other$21,532
Total$18,939,100

Sarandos received $13.9M in option awards, which accounts for 73.49% of total compensation.

Sarandos also received $4M in non-equity incentive plan, $1M in salary and $21.5K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, Ted Sarandos earned a total compensation of $14M as Chief Content Officer at Netflix.

Ranking270 out of 13,586
Percentile98.0%

Ted Sarandos' 2015 compensation ranked 270th out of 13,586 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupVideo Tape Rental
Ranking2 out of 9
Percentile77.8%

In the industry group of Video Tape Rental, Sarandos' pay ranked 2nd out of 9 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Sarandos earned more than 77.8% of executives in this group.

Non-Equity Incentive Plan$1,995,000
Option Awards$10,877,040
Salary$1,107,692
Other$22,030
Total$14,001,762

Sarandos received $10.9M in option awards, which accounts for 77.68% of total compensation.

Sarandos also received $2M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.1M in salary and $22K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, Ted Sarandos earned a total compensation of $8.8M as Chief Content Officer at Netflix.

Ranking646 out of 12,932
Percentile95.0%

Ted Sarandos' 2014 compensation ranked 646th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupVideo Tape Rental
Ranking2 out of 7
Percentile71.4%

In the industry group of Video Tape Rental, Sarandos' pay ranked 2nd out of 7 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Sarandos earned more than 71.4% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$6,022,094
Salary$2,776,923
Other$28,250
Total$8,827,267

Sarandos received $6M in option awards, which accounts for 68.22% of total compensation.

Sarandos also received $2.8M in salary and $28.3K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, Ted Sarandos earned a total compensation of $7.5M as Chief Content Officer at Netflix.

Ranking712 out of 12,071
Percentile94.1%

Ted Sarandos' 2013 compensation ranked 712th out of 12,071 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Sarandos earned more than 94.1% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVideo Tape Rental
Ranking2 out of 6
Percentile66.7%

In the industry group of Video Tape Rental, Sarandos' pay ranked 2nd out of 6 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Sarandos earned more than 66.7% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$5,312,216
Salary$2,163,846
Other$10,860
Total$7,486,922

Sarandos received $5.3M in option awards, which accounts for 70.95% of total compensation.

Sarandos also received $2.2M in salary and $10.9K in other compensation.