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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

2017 Insurance Pay & Benefits Quick Facts

Posted by Megan Trau on Nov 27, 2017 10:00:00 AM

This data comes from the recently published 2017 Compensation Data Insurance pay and benefits survey results. The insurance database is a comprehensive collection of employer-reported pay practices and benefits data from 4,500 employers across the country, including 690 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, Turnover, Benefits, Insurance, Recruiting, Salaries, pay increase budgets, Survey Results, Compensation Data, Recruiting Trends, #Pay, HR, Pay and Benefits, Data

Not-For-Profit 2017 Pay & Benefits Quick Facts

Posted by Megan Trau on Sep 19, 2017 4:18:14 PM

With 2017 pay increase budgets stagnant at 2.6 percent, employers are experiencing a rise in voluntary turnover among their staff. With the average voluntary turnover rate reported as 13.4 percent compared to 11.2 percent four years ago, employers must rethink their strategies in recruiting and retaining an engaged workforce in today’s market.

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Topics: compensation, News, Not-for-profit, Turnover, Benefits, Recruiting, Salaries, pay increase budgets, Survey Results, Compensation Data, Recruiting Trends, #Pay, HR, Pay and Benefits, Data, Non-profit

Manufacturing & Distribution 2017 Pay & Benefits Quick Facts

Posted by Kristen Fanning on Aug 28, 2017 9:09:38 AM

With 2017 pay increase budgets stagnant at 2.9 percent, employers are experiencing a rise in voluntary turnover among their staff. With the average voluntary turnover rate reported as 9.8 percent compared to 7.9 percent three years ago, employers must rethink their strategies in recruiting and retaining an engaged workforce in today’s market.

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Topics: compensation, News, Turnover, Benefits, Manufacturing & Distribution, Recruiting, Salaries, Manufacturing, pay increase budgets, Survey Results, Compensation Data, Distribution, Recruiting Trends, #Pay, HR, Pay and Benefits, Data

Pay, Recruitment and Turnover: Trends to Know in 2017

Posted by Kristen Fanning on Jul 24, 2017 2:54:20 PM

With 2017 pay increase budgets stagnant at 2.8 percent, employers are experiencing a rise in voluntary turnover among their staff. With the average voluntary turnover rate reported as 13.5 percent compared to 10.4 percent five years ago, employers must rethink their strategies in recruiting and retaining an engaged workforce in today’s market.

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

Pay, Turnover and Recruitment, Oh My! 2017 Healthcare Results Now Available

Posted by Kristen Fanning on Jul 13, 2017 4:26:19 PM

The 2017 Compensation Data Healthcare results are now available! This year’s results feature data collected from 11,000 healthcare employers with more than 11 million incumbents across the country.

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Topics: compensation, News, Turnover, Recruiting, pay increase budgets, Healthcare, Survey Results, Compensation Data, #Pay, HR

5 Trends in Higher Ed Compensation: 2016 Compensation Data Colleges & Universities Results Now Available

Posted by KC Hall on May 18, 2016 11:32:39 AM

The 2016 Compensation Data Colleges & Universities results are now available! This year’s results feature data collected from 342 higher education organizations with more than 460,000 incumbents across the country.

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Topics: News, Turnover, Recruiting, Higher Education, Survey Results, Compensation Data, Pay Increases, Reducing Insurance Costs, Cost Reduction, Sabbatical

3 Engineering Jobs Poised for Growth in 2016

Posted by KC Hall on Feb 22, 2016 8:00:00 AM

This year, National Engineers Week runs February 21-27, 2016. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employment Projection Tool, jobs with engineer-affiliated titles are projected to grow 6.5 percent overall between 2014 and 2024. For organizations who employ engineers in categories with projected growth, now is a great time to evaluate the positions you have and assess opportunities and challenges for the future of your organization.

"Specialty areas that are projected to grow significantly over the next few years will see a lot of competition for hiring and retaining top talent," said Amy Kaminski, Vice President, for Compdata Surveys & Consulting. "By getting a pulse on current compensation trends, you can design a program that is ahead of the competition. Also, by planning for growth in a particular sector, you can really fine-tune your recruiting practices, giving you the best candidates for consideration.”

Here are three engineering job categories projected to grow by 2024, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, and current trends in compensation for key job titles in those categories, according to Compdata’s Engineering & High Tech Specialty Suite 2015 survey results.

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Topics: Retention, Trends, Recruiting, Engineering, Hot Jobs, Staffing

3 Legal Jobs That Are Hot Right Now

Posted by KC Hall on Feb 9, 2016 4:10:13 PM

Across all industries, some legal jobs are especially hot right now, seeing higher pay increases than the national average of 2.8 percent for legal services positions, according to Compdata’s 2015 Legal Services Suite survey results. Here are the top 3 Legal “hot jobs”:

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Topics: Retention, Recruiting, Hot Jobs, Legal, Legal Services

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