National Executive Compensation Survey
This is the 43rd annual edition of this survey which was published in cooperation with 15 employer associations nationwide who are part of the Employer Associations of America (EAA).

1,565 organizations participated in this survey.

Release date: May 2018

Survey Features:

The National edition contains data for the Top 47 positions in manufacturing and service firms.

The data is segmented per position by manufacturing vs. service organization and shows statistics by sales volume for base salary, bonus, other cash payments, total compensation and percent of stock owned. It is further broken down by geographical area and type of organizational unit with a separate section of benefits/perquisites at the back.

Other topics included within each major section:

  • Board of Directors pay
  • Plans used to establish executive salaries and bonuses
  • Formulas used to determine bonus funds
  • Short-term bonus plans
  • Long-term bonus plans

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