October 28, 2020
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IBM Board of Directors Compensation and Executive Salaries

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V.M. Rometty, Chief Executive Officer, and Chairman of IBM Inc. earned US$17.55 million as total compensation based on 2018 fiscal year ended figure. Let’s see total compensation of IBM Inc. board of directors and executive salaries.

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IBM Board of Directors Compensation 2018 / Salary in 2018

Kenneth I. Chenault – Former CEO and Chairman of American Express (US$527,632)

This board member earned US$527,632 as total compensation including cash salary US$325,000, and all other compensation US$202,632.

Michael L. Eskew – Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, United Parcel Service (US$564,701)

This board member earned US$564,701 as total compensation including cash salary US$385,000, and all other compensation US$179,701.

David N. Farr – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Emerson Electric Co. (US$378,490)

This board member earned US$378,490 as total compensation including cash salary US$325,000, and all other compensation US$53,490.

Mark Fields(2) – Former Chief Executive Officer of Ford Motor Company (US$108,378)

This board member earned US$108,378 as total compensation including cash salary US$102,917, and all other compensation US$5,461.

Alex Gorsky – Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Johnson & Johnson (US$375,895)

This board member earned US$375,895 as total compensation including cash salary US$328,389, and all other compensation US$47,506.

Shirley Ann Jackson – The Eighteenth President of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (US$511,422)

This board member earned US$511,422 as total compensation including cash salary US$345,000, and all other compensation US$166,422.
511,422

Andrew N. Liveris – Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, The Dow Chemical Company (US$420,261)

This board member earned US$420,261 as total compensation including cash salary US$325,000, and all other compensation US$95,261.

W. James McNerney, Jr.(3) – Former President and CEO of The Boeing Company (US$175,723)

This board member earned US$175,723as total compensation including cash salary US$102,917, and all other compensation US$72,806.

Hutham S. Olayan (US$355,324)

This board member earned US$355,324 as total compensation including cash salary US$325,000, and all other compensation US$30,324.

James W. Owens – Former Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Caterpillar Inc. (US$452,667)

This board member earned US$452,667 as total compensation including cash salary US$325,000, and all other compensation US$127,667.

Joseph R. Swedish – Senior Advisor and Retired Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer, Anthem, Inc.(US$329,519)

This board member earned US$329,519 as total compensation including cash salary US$325,000, and all other compensation US$4,519.

Sidney Taurel – Chairman Emeritus, Eli Lilly and Company (US$547,719)

This board member earned US$547,719 as total compensation including cash salary 341,667, and all other compensation US$206,052.

Peter R. Voser – Retired Chief Executive Officer, Royal Dutch Shell plc (US$369,001)

This board member earned US$369,001 as total compensation including cash salary 325,000, and all other compensation US$44,001.

Frederick H. Waddell – Retired Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Northern Trust Corporation (US$332,449)

This board member earned US$332,449 as total compensation including cash salary 325,000, and all other compensation US$7,449.

IBM Executive Salaries 2018 / Compensation and Pay 2018

V.M. Rometty, Chairman, President and CEO (US$17.55 million)

This executive earned US$17,552,218 as total compensation including base salary (paid in cash) US$1,600,000, stock awards US$10,801,392, Non-Equity Incentive Plan Compensation US$4,050,000, and all other compensation US$1,100,826.

J.J. Kavanaugh, Senior VP and CFO(9) (US$5.89 million)

This executive earned US$5,897,145 as total compensation including base salary (paid in cash) US$713,000, stock awards US$4,263,851, Non-Equity Incentive Plan Compensation US$814,050, change in pension value US$23,343, and all other compensation US$82,901.

M.J. Schroeter, Senior VP, IBM Global Markets (US$7,.030 million)

This executive earned US$7,030,402 as total compensation including base salary (paid in cash) US$905,000, stock awards US$4,872,751, Non-Equity Incentive Plan Compensation US$1,074,400, change in pension value US$ 7,702, and all other compensation US$170,549.

J.E. Kelly III, Executive Vice President(10) (US$6.41 million)

This executive earned US$6,415,452 as total compensation including base salary (paid in cash) US$860,000, stock awards US$4,629,243, Non-Equity Incentive Plan Compensation US$644,600, change in pension value US$55,273, and all other compensation US$226,336.

E. Clementi, Senior Vice President(11) (US$6.17 million )

This executive earned US$6,174,454 as total compensation including base salary (paid in cash) US$777,000, stock awards US$4,466,817, Non-Equity Incentive Plan Compensation US$733,600, and all other compensation US$197,037.

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Article first published on May 10, 2020.