Spotlight on Benefits

Prevalence statistics of key features with commentary for the major types of employee benefit plans including trending data


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The Spotlight on Benefits is an easy-to-read report of US benefits plans from about 600 employers with statistics and commentary on Health/Group, Retirement/Savings and Time Loss plan features. Custom industry reports are also available.

The US All Industry Spotlight on Benefits report is free to companies that complete the Benefits Valuation Survey … submission is fast and simple.

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  • OVERVIEW
  • SCHEDULE
  • Pricing Information

OVERVIEW

The report illustrates plan feature information for each of the following benefit categories:

  • Retirement/Savings: Defined benefit, defined contribution, and stock purchase plans.
  • Health/Group: Medical, dental, life insurance, flexible spending accounts, and post-retirement medical plans.
  • Time Loss: Vacation, holiday, personal leave, PTO banks, sick leave, and short- and long-term disability plans.
  • Nontraditional Benefits: Educational assistance and severance.

Data Reported

The following data is included for individual benefit plans:

  • Benefit formula definitions
  • Coinsurance
  • Covered services
  • Deductibles
  • Eligibility
  • Employee contributions
  • Median plan design by benefit
  • Maximums
  • Plan type

NEW Industry Reports

You can choose from the following Spotlight on Benefits industry reports.

  • All Industry
  • Education
  • Energy
  • Finance and Insurance
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing

SCHEDULE

Report Availability: Ongoing

Pricing Information

PDF Report 2019 Participant*
US All Industry (Standard Report) FREE*
PDF Report Price
Industry/Peer Reports $5,000 each

*Participate in the Mercer Benefits Valuation Survey to receive the US All Industry Spotlight on Benefits report free in the fall (a $5,000 value).

To purchase the Spotlight on Benefits industry or peer report, please call 502 560 8239 or email your order to usbenefits@mercer.com.

  • Sub TitlePrevalence statistics of key features with commentary for the major types of employee benefit plans including trending data
  • Ordering TypeCOL/QOL
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  • Short DescriptionAn easy-to-read report of US benefits plans from about 600 employers.
  • RegionUS