National Wage & Salary Survey
What resource provides comparative wage data for local areas of the country? The National Wage & Salary Survey is an accurate and comprehensive source for this important information. This report is especially useful for companies with operations in multiple regions, for national recruiting, and for adjusting pay rates for transferred employees.

This survey is published with the cooperation of 21 participating employer associations nationwide who are part of the Employer Associations of America (EAA).

Data are compiled and reported on 41 regions in 25 states.

Release Date: December 2018

Data Effective Date: January 2019 (compiled data are uniformly aged to this date)

Survey Features:

The report covers 151 benchmark positions:

  • Managerial, supervisory and professional positions
  • Nonexempt hourly and technical positions
  • Industrial and production positions

Each position report includes the job description with data reported for all responses and by reporting Employer Association. Data reported include:

  • Number of organizations reporting
  • Number of employees reported
  • Weighted average
  • Median

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