Research Report | November 11, 2021
2021 Director Compensation Report
By Jose Furman, Alex Swan, Eric Henken


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FW Cook’s 2021 Director Compensation Report studies non-employee director compensation at 300 companies of various sizes and industries to analyze market practices in pay levels and program structure.

Overall 2021 total compensation, at the median, increased modestly among small-cap and mid-cap companies compared to large-cap companies, where it was generally flat: the small-cap median changed, +3.2% to $185,833, the mid-cap median increased by +3.9% to $236,000, and the large-cap median increased +0.7% to $294,167.

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