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Compdata is Now Part of Salary.com

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on Aug 7, 2018 2:05:39 PM

We have exciting news! We are delighted to announce we have merged with Salary.com, the leading SaaS provider of cloud-based compensation data and analytics.

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Topics: customer service, Survey Updates, HR

Physicians Recruiting Is Becoming Increasingly Competitive

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on Aug 1, 2018 2:47:11 PM

Are you keeping up to date with evolving trends in compensation for physicians and mid-level practitioners? Data from our Physicians and Mid-Level Practitioners Compensation survey indicates some practices are changing.

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Topics: Recruiting Trends, HR, Hire-on Rates, Pay and Benefits, Data, pay practices

Attract and Retain Millennials with a Practical Approach

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on Jun 28, 2018 3:11:10 PM

Blog post written by Theresa M. Worman, Executive Vice President, Strategy & Development

Not all companies can offer fun employee perks like ping pong tables, nap rooms or free snacks, and yet we are all faced with the challenge of recruiting in a very competitive labor market.  Many employers would like to offer employee-friendly programs, but have difficulties funding multiple initiatives.  Now that Millennials make up the largest generation in today’s workforce, it is natural to look at programs aimed at attracting them.

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Themes and Takeaways from Total Rewards 2018

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on May 31, 2018 12:49:16 PM

Several members of the Compdata Surveys & Consulting team recently attended the 2018 World at Work Total Rewards Conference and Exhibition in Dallas.  While at the conference, we had a great time talking with many you about your total rewards initiatives and your concerns regarding total rewards and the workforce you support. Some themes and hot topics surrounding compensation and benefits planning emerged from our conversations with you and the sessions our team attended. 

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Topics: Compensation Data, Recruiting Trends, HR, Pay and Benefits, cost of turnover, pay practices, total rewards, world at world

Understanding Intern Compensation

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on Apr 26, 2018 9:37:08 AM

Blog guest written by the Compdata Consulting team

The signs of spring and summer are all around us. The days are getting longer, the grass is getting greener, the trees are starting to bloom, and before long many organizations will see summer interns starting to filter in their doors. 

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Topics: compensation, Compensation Data, #Pay, intern, pay practices

Identifying the Cost of Turnover

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on Mar 29, 2018 10:15:00 AM

Blog guest written by Theresa M. Worman.

Voluntary turnover has grown from 9.1 to 13.5 percent over the past five years, according to the latest data from Compdata Surveys & Consulting.

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Topics: employee turnover, Retention, Turnover, Turnover Rates, cost of turnover

America Saves Week: Invest in your future

Posted by Ashley Ulsh on Feb 22, 2018 10:20:00 AM

America Saves week is February 26th- March 2nd. Saving automatically is at the heart America Saves Week’s mission. It’s proven to be that the easiest and most effective way to save is automatically. 

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Topics: Benefits, Benefits USA, Retirement Plans, Compensation Data, free download, HR, Pay and Benefits, Data, Non-profit

Employee turnover trends in 2017

Posted by Amy Jennings on Dec 19, 2017 11:10:00 AM

Total employee turnover has increased over the last few years, rising from 15.1% in 2013 to 18.5% in 2017. Voluntary turnover, when employee separation is not initiated by the employer, is reported at 13.5% this year. That's up from 9.1% five years ago.

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Topics: Turnover, Turnover Rates, Compensation Data

2017 Hospitality Quick Facts: Pay & Benefits

Posted by Megan Trau on Dec 13, 2017 10:00:00 AM

This data comes from the recently published 2017 Compensation Data Hospitality pay and benefits survey results. The hospitality database is a comprehensive collection of employer-reported pay practices and benefits data from 3,300 employers across the country, including 700 industry-specific and general industry job titles.

Accessible online, users can filter data by industry classification, employee size, revenues and other categories relevant to their organizations’ unique needs. 

Find out how employers are handling critical items, such as pay increases, employee incentives and cost containment. Learn about current turnover trends and recruiting practices.

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Topics: compensation, News, Hospitality, Turnover, Benefits, Recruiting, Salaries, pay increase budgets, Survey Results, Compensation Data, Recruiting Trends, #Pay, HR, Pay and Benefits, Data, Hotel, Restaurants, restaurant pay, hotel pay

Utilities Pay & Benefits Quick Facts 2017

Posted by Megan Trau on Dec 6, 2017 10:00:00 AM

This data comes from the recently published 2017 Compensation Data Utilities pay and benefits survey results. The utilities database is a comprehensive collection of employer-reported pay practices and benefits data from 1,700 employers across the country, including 665 industry-specific and general industry job titles.

Accessible online, users can filter data by industry classification, employee size, revenues and other categories relevant to their organizations’ unique needs. 

Find out how employers are handling critical items, such as pay increases, employee incentives and cost containment. Learn about current turnover trends and recruiting practices.

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Topics: compensation, Utilities, News, Turnover, Benefits, Recruiting, Salaries, pay increase budgets, Survey Results, Compensation Data, Recruiting Trends, #Pay, HR, Pay and Benefits, Data, electric, cable, telephone, gas, power

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