Charter Communications CEO Thomas Rutledge's 2018 pay rises 4% to $8.2M

Charter Communications reports 2018 executive compensation

Published: March 14, 2019

Charter Communications reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on March 14, 2019.

In 2018, five executives at Charter Communications received on average a compensation package of $4M, a 2% increase compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at Charter Communications

Thomas M. Rutledge, Chief Executive Officer, received $8.2M in total, which increased by 4% compared to 2017. 70.34% of Rutledge's compensation, or $5.7M, was in non-equity incentive plan. Rutledge also received $2M in salary and $419.2K in other compensation.

John Bickham, Chief Operating Officer, received a compensation package of $4.7M, which decreased by 3% compared to previous year. 60.67% of the compensation package, or $2.9M, was in non-equity incentive plan.

David Ellen, Senior Executive Vice President, earned $3.2M in 2018, a 3% increase compared to previous year.

Christopher L. Winfrey, Chief Financial Officer, received $2.1M in 2018, which increases by 3% compared to 2017.

Kevin Howard, Chief Accounting Officer, earned $1.6M in 2018, a 2% increase compared to previous year.