Central Garden & Pet reports 2018 executive compensation

CEO George C. Roeth receives $2.4M

Central Garden & Pet reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on December 21, 2018.

In 2018, five executives at Central Garden & Pet received on average a compensation package of $932,308, a 5% increase compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at Central Garden & Pet

George C. Roeth, Chief Executive Officer, received $2,366,754 in total, which increased by 1% compared to 2017. 34.68% of Roeth's compensation, or $820,673, was in salary. Roeth also received $744,203 in option awards, $750,001 in stock awards, as well as $51,876 in other compensation.

William Lynch, Senior Vice President, received a compensation package of $653,318. 65.23% of the compensation package, or $426,139, was in salary.

George A. Yuhas, General Counsel, earned $597,770 in 2018, which is about the same as previous year.

Nicholas Lahanas, Chief Financial Officer, received $534,249 in 2018, which decreases by 37% compared to 2017.

Kay M. Schwichtenberg, Executive Vice President, earned $509,451 in 2018, a 6% decrease compared to previous year.

Central Garden & Pet's fiscal year ends on September 29.