AUTOZONE reports 2018 executive compensation

CEO William C. Rhodes III receives $4.2M

AUTOZONE reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on October 26, 2018.

In 2018, five AUTOZONE executives received on average a compensation package of $2,595,682, a 6% increase compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at AUTOZONE

William C. Rhodes III, Chief Executive Officer, received $4,220,619 in total, which increased by 27% compared to 2017. 41.12% of Rhodes' compensation, or $1,735,439, was in option awards. Rhodes also received $1,250,000 in non-equity incentive plan, $1,000,000 in salary, $89,621 in stock awards, as well as $145,559 in other compensation.

William T. Giles, Chief Financial Officer, received a compensation package of $2,508,122, which decreased by 2% compared to previous year. 50.22% of the compensation package, or $1,259,639, was in option awards.

William W. Graves, Executive Vice President, earned $2,100,520 in 2018, a 2% decrease compared to previous year.

Mark A. Finestone, Executive Vice President, received $2,098,379 in 2018, which decreases by 2% compared to 2017.

Thomas B. Newbern, Executive Vice President, earned $2,050,771 in 2018, a 3% decrease compared to previous year.

AUTOZONE's fiscal year ends on August 25.