Nuance Communications reports 2018 executive compensation

CEO Mark Benjamin receives $14.6M

Nuance Communications reported fiscal year 2018 executive compensation information on December 4, 2018.

In 2018, seven executives at Nuance Communications received on average a compensation package of $6,526,924, a 12% decrease compared to previous year.

Average pay of disclosed executives at Nuance Communications

Mark Benjamin, Chief Executive Officer, received $14,550,160 in total. 90.88% of Benjamin's compensation, or $13,222,752, was in stock awards. Benjamin also received $850,000 in bonus, $338,462 in salary, as well as $138,946 in other compensation.

Paul A. Ricci, Chief Executive Officer, received a compensation package of $11,009,889, which decreased by 41% compared to previous year. 92.04% of the compensation package, or $10,133,581, was in other compensation.

Satish Maripuri, Former Executive, earned $5,109,908 in 2018, a 6% increase compared to previous year.

Robert Weideman, Executive Vice President, received $4,980,897 in 2018, which increases by 4% compared to 2017.

Daniel D. Tempesta, Chief Financial Officer, earned $4,062,560 in 2018, a 4% increase compared to previous year.

Kenneth Siegel, Chief Legal Officer, received $3,314,981 in 2018.

Alvaro Monserrat, Executive Vice President, earned $2,660,076 in 2018.

Nuance Communications' fiscal year ends on September 30.