Intuitive Surgical reports 2018 executive compensation

CEO Gary S. Guthart receives $6.4M

Intuitive Surgical reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on March 8, 2019.

In 2018, five executives at Intuitive Surgical received on average a compensation package of $4,604,715, a 30% increase compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at Intuitive Surgical

Gary S. Guthart, Chief Executive Officer, received $6,423,078 in total, which increased by 27% compared to 2017. 38.53% of Guthart's compensation, or $2,474,658, was in option awards. Guthart also received $809,827 in non-equity incentive plan, $766,613 in salary, as well as $2,371,980 in stock awards.

Salvatore J. Brogna, Chief Operating Officer, received a compensation package of $4,575,992, which increased by 28% compared to previous year. 39.76% of the compensation package, or $1,819,601, was in option awards.

David J. Rosa, Executive Vice President and Chief Business Officer, earned $4,543,851 in 2018, a 26% increase compared to previous year.

Myriam J. Curet, Chief Medical Officer, received $4,151,757 in 2018, which increases by 72% compared to 2017.

Marshall L. Mohr, Chief Financial Officer, earned $3,328,899 in 2018, a 9% increase compared to previous year.