Joseph M.  Erlinger net worth and biography

Joseph Erlinger Biography and Net Worth

Insider of McDonald's

Joe Erlinger is President of McDonald’s USA, where he is responsible for the business operations of more than 14,000 McDonald’s restaurants in the United States. Most recently, he served as President, International Operated Markets, with overall responsibility for McDonald’s wholly-owned markets outside the U.S.

Joe began his McDonald’s career in Strategy and New Business Development in 2002. From there, he moved on to roles of increasing scope and responsibilities that included regional and international leadership such as Vice President & General Manager of the Indianapolis Region and Managing Director, McDonald’s Korea. In 2015, he stepped into the Chief Financial Officer role for McDonald’s High Growth Markets.                                                         

From 2016 to 2018, Joe led the High Growth segment as President. He was responsible for 6,000 McDonald’s restaurants across China, Hong Kong, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Russia, South Korea, Spain, and Switzerland. During his tenure, the China and Hong Kong markets were converted to developmental licenses in the largest re-franchising transaction completed in McDonald’s history.

Joe is an alumnus of Georgetown University and lives in Chicago, IL, with his wife and three kids.

What is Joseph M. Erlinger's net worth?

The estimated net worth of Joseph M. Erlinger is at least $3.80 million as of June 21st, 2024. Mr. Erlinger owns 14,780 shares of McDonald's stock worth more than $3,802,598 as of July 20th. This net worth estimate does not reflect any other assets that Mr. Erlinger may own. Additionally, Mr. Erlinger receives an annual salary of $2,660,000.00 as Insider at McDonald's. Learn More about Joseph M. Erlinger's net worth.

How old is Joseph M. Erlinger?

Mr. Erlinger is currently 50 years old. There are 8 older executives and no younger executives at McDonald's. The oldest executive at McDonald's is Mr. Brian S. Rice, Executive VP & Global Chief Information Officer, who is 61 years old. Learn More on Joseph M. Erlinger's age.

What is Joseph M. Erlinger's salary?

As the Insider of McDonald's Co., Mr. Erlinger earns $2,660,000.00 per year. There are 2 executives that earn more than Mr. Erlinger. The highest earning executive at McDonald's is Mr. Christopher J. Kempczinski, President, CEO & Director, who commands a salary of $6,150,000.00 per year. Learn More on Joseph M. Erlinger's salary.

How do I contact Joseph M. Erlinger?

The corporate mailing address for Mr. Erlinger and other McDonald's executives is 110 NORTH CARPENTER STREET, CHICAGO IL, 60607. McDonald's can also be reached via phone at (630) 623-3000. Learn More on Joseph M. Erlinger's contact information.

Has Joseph M. Erlinger been buying or selling shares of McDonald's?

Joseph M. Erlinger has not been actively trading shares of McDonald's during the last quarter. Most recently, Joseph M. Erlinger sold 1,098 shares of the business's stock in a transaction on Friday, June 21st. The shares were sold at an average price of $260.00, for a transaction totalling $285,480.00. Following the completion of the sale, the insider now directly owns 14,780 shares of the company's stock, valued at $3,842,800. Learn More on Joseph M. Erlinger's trading history.

Who are McDonald's' active insiders?

McDonald's' insider roster includes Jonathan Banner (EVP), Ian Borden (Insider), Heidi Capozzi (EVP), Anthony Capuano (Director), Francesca DeBiase (EVP), Catherine Engelbert (Director), Joseph Erlinger (Insider), David Fairhurst (EVP), Robert Gibbs (VP), Marion Gross (EVP), Daniel Henry (EVP), Enrique Hernandez, Jr. (Chairman), Catherine Hoovel (SVP), Christopher Kempczinski (CEO), Silvia Lagnado (EVP), Andrew McKenna (Chairman), Kevin Ozan (CFO), James Sappington (VP), and Manuel Steijaert (EVP). Learn More on McDonald's' active insiders.

Are insiders buying or selling shares of McDonald's?

In the last year, insiders at the fast-food giant sold shares 17 times. They sold a total of 44,692 shares worth more than $12,447,701.18. The most recent insider tranaction occured on July, 3rd when EVP Marion K Gross sold 1,498 shares worth more than $371,893.48. Insiders at McDonald's own 0.2% of the company. Learn More about insider trades at McDonald's.

Information on this page was last updated on 7/3/2024.

Joseph M. Erlinger Insider Trading History at McDonald's

Transaction DateBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
6/21/2024Sell1,098$260.00$285,480.0014,780View SEC Filing Icon  
5/23/2024Sell1,099$265.13$291,377.8715,878View SEC Filing Icon  
4/23/2024Sell1,098$276.64$303,750.7216,977View SEC Filing Icon  
3/22/2024Sell1,099$284.38$312,533.6218,075View SEC Filing Icon  
12/22/2023Sell4,583$290.70$1,332,278.108,187View SEC Filing Icon  
11/22/2023Sell4,487$281.25$1,261,968.758,908View SEC Filing Icon  
10/23/2023Sell4,487$256.61$1,151,409.079,534View SEC Filing Icon  
9/22/2023Sell4,487$271.26$1,217,143.6210,160View SEC Filing Icon  
8/23/2023Sell4,487$282.02$1,265,423.7410,786View SEC Filing Icon  
7/21/2023Sell4,487$297.87$1,336,542.6911,412View SEC Filing Icon  
6/23/2023Sell4,487$291.35$1,307,287.4512,038View SEC Filing Icon  
5/4/2022Sell5,892$249.23$1,468,463.168,187View SEC Filing Icon  
10/29/2021Sell4,324$245.41$1,061,152.84View SEC Filing Icon  
11/16/2020Sell7,377$215.59$1,590,407.4315,564View SEC Filing Icon  
8/9/2017Sell10,793$154.44$1,666,870.927,318View SEC Filing Icon  
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Joseph M. Erlinger Buying and Selling Activity at McDonald's

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McDonald's Company Overview

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McDonald's Corporation operates and franchises restaurants under the McDonald's brand in the United States and internationally. It offers food and beverages, including hamburgers and cheeseburgers, various chicken sandwiches, fries, shakes, desserts, sundaes, cookies, pies, soft drinks, coffee, and other beverages; and full or limited breakfast, as well as sells various other products during limited-time promotions. The company owns and operates under various structures comprising conventional franchise, developmental license, or affiliate. McDonald's Corporation was founded in 1940 and is based in Chicago, Illinois.
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