W. Nicholas Howley

TransDigm Group

Executive Chairman

Overview

W. Nicholas Howley made an average of $21.5M in compensation at TransDigm Group from 2007 to 2018.

Annual data

2018

In 2018, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $13.1M as Executive Chairman at TransDigm Group.

Ranking365 out of 10,945
Percentile96.7%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2018 compensation ranked 365th out of 10,945 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking2 out of 29
Percentile93.1%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 2nd out of 29 executive pay records tracked by us in 2018.

Howley earned more than 93.1% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$12,330,335
Salary$7,000
Other$791,262
Total$13,128,597

Howley received $12.3M in option awards, which accounts for 93.92% of total compensation.

Howley also received $7K in salary and $791.3K in other compensation.

2017

In 2017, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $61M as Executive Chairman at TransDigm Group.

Ranking17 out of 13,783
Percentile99.9%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2017 compensation ranked 17th out of 13,783 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 99.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking1 out of 45
Percentile97.8%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 1st out of 45 executive pay records tracked by us in 2017.

Howley earned more than 97.8% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$9,772,881
Salary$7,000
Other$51,243,221
Total$61,023,102

Howley received $51.2M in other compensation, which accounts for 83.97% of total compensation.

Howley also received $9.8M in option awards and $7K in salary.

2016

In 2016, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $18.9M as Executive Chairman at TransDigm Group.

Ranking138 out of 14,038
Percentile99.0%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2016 compensation ranked 138th out of 14,038 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking1 out of 40
Percentile97.5%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 1st out of 40 executive pay records tracked by us in 2016.

Howley earned more than 97.5% of executives in this group.

Option Awards$10,392,997
Salary$280,250
Other$8,224,953
Total$18,898,200

Howley received $10.4M in option awards, which accounts for 54.99% of total compensation.

Howley also received $280.3K in salary and $8.2M in other compensation.

2014

In 2014, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $30.2M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking50 out of 12,932
Percentile99.6%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2014 compensation ranked 50th out of 12,932 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 99.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking1 out of 42
Percentile97.6%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 1st out of 42 executive pay records tracked by us in 2014.

Howley earned more than 97.6% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,325,000
Salary$1,030,000
Other$27,890,400
Total$30,245,400

Howley received $27.9M in other compensation, which accounts for 92.21% of total compensation.

Howley also received $1.3M in bonus and $1M in salary.

2013

In 2013, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $64.2M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking9 out of 12,074
Percentile99.9%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2013 compensation ranked 9th out of 12,074 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 99.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking1 out of 55
Percentile98.2%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 1st out of 55 executive pay records tracked by us in 2013.

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

Bonus$1,240,000
Option Awards$15,879,500
Salary$973,375
Other$46,121,781
Total$64,214,656

Howley received $46.1M in other compensation, which accounts for 71.82% of total compensation.

Howley also received $1.2M in bonus, $15.9M in option awards and $973.4K in salary.

2012

In 2012, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $3.3M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking2,047 out of 11,154
Percentile81.6%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2012 compensation ranked 2,047th out of 11,154 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 81.6% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking9 out of 47
Percentile80.9%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 9th out of 47 executive pay records tracked by us in 2012.

Howley earned more than 80.9% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,200,000
Salary$841,250
Other$1,265,041
Total$3,306,291

Howley received $1.3M in other compensation, which accounts for 38.26% of total compensation.

Howley also received $1.2M in bonus and $841.3K in salary.

2011

In 2011, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $20.7M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking69 out of 10,262
Percentile99.3%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2011 compensation ranked 69th out of 10,262 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking3 out of 43
Percentile93.0%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 3rd out of 43 executive pay records tracked by us in 2011.

Howley earned more than 93.0% of executives in this group.

Bonus$1,000,000
Option Awards$17,855,610
Salary$690,000
Other$1,119,536
Total$20,665,146

Howley received $17.9M in option awards, which accounts for 86.40% of total compensation.

Howley also received $1M in bonus, $690K in salary and $1.1M in other compensation.

2010

In 2010, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $11M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking266 out of 9,772
Percentile97.3%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2010 compensation ranked 266th out of 9,772 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 97.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking4 out of 42
Percentile90.5%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 4th out of 42 executive pay records tracked by us in 2010.

Howley earned more than 90.5% of executives in this group.

Bonus$575,000
Salary$611,250
Other$9,781,910
Total$10,968,160

Howley received $9.8M in other compensation, which accounts for 89.18% of total compensation.

Howley also received $575K in bonus and $611.3K in salary.

2009

In 2009, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $11.8M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking151 out of 9,049
Percentile98.3%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2009 compensation ranked 151st out of 9,049 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

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

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking3 out of 44
Percentile93.2%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 3rd out of 44 executive pay records tracked by us in 2009.

Howley earned more than 93.2% of executives in this group.

Bonus$525,000
Option Awards$8,346,400
Salary$577,500
Other$2,308,243
Total$11,757,143

Howley received $8.3M in option awards, which accounts for 70.99% of total compensation.

Howley also received $525K in bonus, $577.5K in salary and $2.3M in other compensation.

2008

In 2008, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $1.4M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking3,104 out of 8,153
Percentile61.9%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2008 compensation ranked 3,104th out of 8,153 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 61.9% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking22 out of 45
Percentile51.1%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 22nd out of 45 executive pay records tracked by us in 2008.

Howley earned more than 51.1% of executives in this group.

Bonus$480,000
Salary$547,500
Other$404,195
Total$1,431,695

Howley received $547.5K in salary, which accounts for 38.24% of total compensation.

Howley also received $480K in bonus and $404.2K in other compensation.

2007

In 2007, W. Nicholas Howley earned a total compensation of $1.4M as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer at TransDigm Group.

Ranking2,878 out of 7,442
Percentile61.3%

W. Nicholas Howley's 2007 compensation ranked 2,878th out of 7,442 executive pay records tracked by us this year.

Howley earned more than 61.3% of all executives tracked by us in 2018.

Industry groupAircraft And Parts
Ranking21 out of 45
Percentile53.3%

In the industry group of Aircraft And Parts, Howley's pay ranked 21st out of 45 executive pay records tracked by us in 2007.

Howley earned more than 53.3% of executives in this group.

Bonus$450,000
Option Awards$142,705
Salary$518,750
Other$292,758
Total$1,404,213

Howley received $518.8K in salary, which accounts for 36.94% of total compensation.

Howley also received $450K in bonus, $142.7K in option awards and $292.8K in other compensation.