W. Craig Jelinek

Costco

President and Chief Executive Officer

Overview

W. Craig Jelinek made an average of $4.6M in compensation at Costco from 2007 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $7.4M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking953 out of 10,962
Percentile91.3%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2018 compensation ranked 953rd out of 10,962 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 91.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking11 out of 41
Percentile73.2%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 11th out of 41 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Jelinek earned more than 73.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$97,000
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$107,888
Salary$800,000
Stock Awards$6,295,829
Other$107,796
Total$7,408,513

Jelinek received $6.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 84.98% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $97K in bonus, $107.9K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $800K in salary and $107.8K in other compensation.

2017

In 2017, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $6.6M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,202 out of 13,790
Percentile91.3%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2017 compensation ranked 1,202nd out of 13,790 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 91.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking11 out of 54
Percentile79.6%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 11th out of 54 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Jelinek earned more than 79.6% of executives in this group.

Bonus$192,800
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$76,965
Salary$713,462
Stock Awards$5,533,799
Other$103,943
Total$6,620,969

Jelinek received $5.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 83.58% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $192.8K in bonus, $77K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $713.5K in salary and $103.9K in other compensation.

2016

In 2016, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $6.5M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,068 out of 14,038
Percentile92.4%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2016 compensation ranked 1,068th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 92.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking16 out of 64
Percentile75.0%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 16th out of 64 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Jelinek earned more than 75.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$81,600
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$57,227
Salary$700,000
Stock Awards$5,563,064
Other$101,385
Total$6,503,276

Jelinek received $5.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 85.54% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $81.6K in bonus, $57.2K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $700K in salary and $101.4K in other compensation.

2015

In 2015, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $6.3M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,145 out of 13,589
Percentile91.6%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2015 compensation ranked 1,145th out of 13,589 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 91.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking19 out of 66
Percentile71.2%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 19th out of 66 executive pay records tracked by us in 2015.

Jelinek earned more than 71.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$188,800
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$35,319
Salary$698,079
Stock Awards$5,322,962
Other$95,233
Total$6,340,393

Jelinek received $5.3M in stock awards, which accounts for 83.95% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $188.8K in bonus, $35.3K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $698.1K in salary and $95.2K in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $5.6M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,316 out of 12,932
Percentile89.8%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2014 compensation ranked 1,316th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 89.8% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking15 out of 60
Percentile75.0%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 15th out of 60 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Jelinek earned more than 75.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$90,400
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$8,541
Salary$651,731
Stock Awards$4,783,200
Other$90,786
Total$5,624,658

Jelinek received $4.8M in stock awards, which accounts for 85.04% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $90.4K in bonus, $8.5K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $651.7K in salary and $90.8K in other compensation.

2013

In 2013, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $5.4M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,137 out of 12,078
Percentile90.6%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2013 compensation ranked 1,137th out of 12,078 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 90.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking11 out of 62
Percentile82.3%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 11th out of 62 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

Jelinek earned more than 82.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$88,800
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$29,033
Salary$650,000
Stock Awards$4,527,994
Other$89,648
Total$5,385,475

Jelinek received $4.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 84.08% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $88.8K in bonus, $29K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $650K in salary and $89.6K in other compensation.

2012

In 2012, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $4.8M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,268 out of 11,164
Percentile88.6%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2012 compensation ranked 1,268th out of 11,164 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 88.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking15 out of 58
Percentile74.1%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 15th out of 58 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Jelinek earned more than 74.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$168,233
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$21,226
Salary$662,500
Stock Awards$3,870,300
Other$88,514
Total$4,810,773

Jelinek received $3.9M in stock awards, which accounts for 80.45% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $168.2K in bonus, $21.2K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $662.5K in salary and $88.5K in other compensation.

2011

In 2011, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $3.3M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,815 out of 10,275
Percentile82.3%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2011 compensation ranked 1,815th out of 10,275 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 82.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking18 out of 53
Percentile66.0%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 18th out of 53 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Jelinek earned more than 66.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$99,200
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$811
Salary$649,999
Stock Awards$2,496,024
Other$89,831
Total$3,335,865

Jelinek received $2.5M in stock awards, which accounts for 74.82% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $99.2K in bonus, $811 of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $650K in salary and $89.8K in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $2.3M as President and Chief Executive Officer at Costco.

Ranking2,625 out of 9,790
Percentile73.2%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2010 compensation ranked 2,625th out of 9,790 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 73.2% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking17 out of 45
Percentile62.2%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 17th out of 45 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Jelinek earned more than 62.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$95,200
Salary$635,000
Stock Awards$1,448,015
Other$85,844
Total$2,264,059

Jelinek received $1.4M in stock awards, which accounts for 63.96% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $95.2K in bonus, $635K in salary and $85.8K in other compensation.

2009

In 2009, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $1.8M as President and Chief Operating Officer at Costco.

Ranking2,506 out of 9,064
Percentile72.4%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2009 compensation ranked 2,506th out of 9,064 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 72.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking15 out of 43
Percentile65.1%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 15th out of 43 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Jelinek earned more than 65.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$32,353
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$1,360
Salary$603,849
Stock Awards$1,115,350
Other$82,544
Total$1,835,456

Jelinek received $1.1M in stock awards, which accounts for 60.77% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $32.4K in bonus, $1.4K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $603.8K in salary and $82.5K in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $2.4M as President and Chief Operating Officer at Costco.

Ranking1,931 out of 8,194
Percentile76.4%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2008 compensation ranked 1,931st out of 8,194 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 76.4% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking11 out of 41
Percentile73.2%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 11th out of 41 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Jelinek earned more than 73.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$42,063
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$14,556
Salary$575,000
Stock Awards$1,645,075
Other$77,747
Total$2,354,441

Jelinek received $1.6M in stock awards, which accounts for 69.87% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $42.1K in bonus, $14.6K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $575K in salary and $77.7K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, W. Craig Jelinek earned a total compensation of $2.3M as Executive Vice President, COO, Merchandising at Costco.

Ranking1,861 out of 7,457
Percentile75.0%

W. Craig Jelinek's 2007 compensation ranked 1,861st out of 7,457 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Jelinek earned more than 75.0% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupVariety Stores
Ranking9 out of 34
Percentile73.5%

In the industry group of Variety Stores, Jelinek's pay ranked 9th out of 34 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Jelinek earned more than 73.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$41,323
Change in Pension Value and Nonqualified Deferred Compensation Earnings$25,787
Option Awards$866,561
Salary$550,002
Stock Awards$401,870
Other$410,141
Total$2,295,684

Jelinek received $866.6K in option awards, which accounts for 37.75% of total compensation.

Jelinek also received $41.3K in bonus, $25.8K of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $550K in salary, $401.9K in stock awards and $410.1K in other compensation.