As the Senior Vice President & President, Consumer Health Care at Merck, Brent Saunders earned a total compensation of $5,587,061 in 2007.

Of this total, $515,000 was earned as salary, $1,000,000 was received as a bonus, $2,579,108 was awarded as stock, $861,626 was received in stock options, $460,460 was awarded from non-equity incentive plan, and $170,867 came from all other compensation.

The Bonus amount represents a deferred cash award for Saunders payable on December 31, 2010, provided that he remains employed with Schering-Plough through that date.

Brent Saunders worked with Thomas Sabatino, Thomas Koestler, Carrie Cox, Robert Bertolini, and Fred Hassan at Merck in 2007.


Distribution
Compensation Data Fiscal 2007 Ends: Dec 31
  • Salary$515,000
  • Bonus$1,000,000
  • Stock Awards$2,579,108
  • Option Awards$861,626
  • Non-Equity Incentive$460,460
  • Other$170,867
  • Total$5,587,061
Company
Merck
Industry
Pharmaceuticals
Sector
Healthcare