AT&T CEO Randall Stephenson's 2018 pay rises 1% to $29.1M

AT&T reports 2018 executive compensation

Published: March 11, 2019

AT&T reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on March 11, 2019.

In 2018, five AT&T executives received on average a compensation package of $17.7M, a 20% increase compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at AT&T

Randall Stephenson, Chief Executive Officer, received $29.1M in total, which increased by 1% compared to 2017. 58.62% of Stephenson's compensation, or $17.1M, was in stock awards. Stephenson also received $3.5M of change in pension value and nonqualified deferred compensation earnings, $5.2M in non-equity incentive plan, $1.8M in salary, as well as $1.5M in other compensation.

John Stankey, Chief Executive Officer, received a compensation package of $16.6M, which increased by 64% compared to previous year. 41.62% of the compensation package, or $6.9M, was in stock awards.

John Stephens, Chief Financial Officer, earned $15.6M in 2018, a 13% increase compared to previous year.

John Donovan, Chief Executive Officer, received $14.6M in 2018, which decreases by 4% compared to 2017.

David McAtee, General Counsel, earned $12.8M in 2018, a 106% increase compared to previous year.