Scott Wine Polaris Industries Inc.
Total compensation: $20,816,073 for the year ended Dec. 31, 2018
Nonequity incentive pay: $1,290,000
Other compensation: $202,894
Exercised stock options: $17,848,359
Value realized on vesting shares: $467,897
New stock options: 131,770
Median employee pay: $53,892
CEO pay ratio: 173:1
Total 2019 shareholder return: -36.8 percent
Note: Wine's compensation jumped from the $2.8 million realized in 2017, mainly because of $17.8 million worth of previously issued stock options he exercised in 2018.
In 2018, the company added restricted stock units to its mix of long-term equity awards that include stock options and performance-based restricted stock units.