US Mercer SIRS® – Benchmark Survey: Executive Summary

Data and insights to enhance your workforce strategy


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Tailoring your workforce strategy and budget to your company’s unique needs can be challenging. But with relevant HR data that provides distinctive insights and trends, you have the power to drive key decisions using comprehensive compensation information.

Competitively position your organization with key insights from the US Mercer SIRS® – Benchmark Survey: Executive Summary. This summary presents an overview of the SIRS Benchmark Survey results that includes a closer look into industries such as – Airline and Transportation, Consumer Products, High Technology – STEM, and Life Sciences. Analyze critical compensation trends such as:

  • Total cash pay mix
  • Job Family Analysis
  • Incentives
  • Geographic Differences
  • Year-Over-Year Movements
Do you have the data and insights to enhance your workforce strategy?

Survey Details At a Glance

  • Overview
  • Product Details
  • Survey Schedule
  • Ordering
  • Position List
  • Participating Companies
  • 2019 Participation

Overview

This survey is built upon a time-tested, level, and logical salary benchmarking system that helps clients maximize the potential of their compensation strategy, regardless of organizational structure. The SIRS system assesses organizational structure against industry norms, evaluating for external competitiveness while highlighting issues of internal equity.

Delivered in fully customizable formats
Survey results are delivered in Mercer WIN®, giving you access to the data through a variety of customizable parameters — including geography, industry, company size, and more. Efficiently organize and analyze the information with Mercer WIN, which enables you to:

  • Compare job descriptions side by side.
  • Change pay elements to support the right level of analysis.
  • Perform function and career-level analysis.
  • Export your data for integration into other systems (data also available as an Excel file).
  • Run presentation-quality detailed or summary reports.

Salary Survey Methodology
Mercer surveys are designed using the most accurate and up-to-date market data practices. Data is collected from HR professionals at participating organizations and then analyzed for validity, thoroughness, and market representation based on the organization's size, structure, geographic region, or a combination of these factors. A minimum number of incumbents, organizations, and distinct organizations are required in order to report each data element. If minimums are not met, the market data is suppressed, ensuring you the highest level of data confidentiality.

Product Details

Survey Methodology

Mercer surveys are designed using the most accurate and up-to-date market data practices. Data is collected from HR professionals at participating organizations (never employee self-reported) and then analyzed for validity, thoroughness, and market representation based on the organization's size, structure, geographic region, or a combination of these factors. A minimum number of incumbents, organizations, and distinct organizations are required in order to report each data element. If minimums are not met, the market data is suppressed, ensuring you the highest level of data confidentiality.

Data Reported

  • Market context
    • Industry Context
    • Compensation planning
  • Compensation trends
    • Total Cash Pay Mix
    • Job Family Analysis
    • Incentives
    • Geographic Differences
    • Year-Over-Year Movements

Survey Schedule

  • Participation Opens: March 5
  • Participation Deadline: April 15
  • Date Effective: April 1
  • Report Available: August

Ordering

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2018 US Mercer SIRS® – Benchmark Survey: Executive Summary USD 500 N/A

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Position List

View the position list included in this survey.

Participating Companies

  • AbbVie, Inc.
  • Abbott Laboratories
  • Acelity L.P., Inc.
  • Adare Pharmaceuticals
  • Agilent Technologies, Inc.
  • Air Methods Corporation
  • Alcon Laboratories, Inc.
  • Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Alfasigma USA, Inc.
  • Alkermes, Inc.
  • Allergan, Inc.
  • AmerisourceBergen Corporation
  • Amgen, Inc.
  • Apotex Corp.
  • Arete Associates
  • Arthrex, Inc.
  • AstraZeneca US
  • Avanir Phamaceuticals, Inc.
  • BAE Systems, Inc.
  • Baker Hughes, Inc.
  • Ball Corporation - Ball Aerospace & Technologies Corp.
  • Battelle Memorial Institute
  • Bayer AG - Above Country Services
  • Bayer AG - Animal Health Division
  • Bayer AG - Consumer Care Division
  • Bayer AG - Corporate / Bus & Tech Services
  • Bayer AG - CropScience
  • Bayer AG - Medical Care Division
  • Bayer AG - North American Pharmaceutical Division
  • Beckman Coulter - Diagnostics
  • Beckman Coulter - Life Sciences
  • Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation
  • BioMarin Pharmaceutical, Inc.
  • Biogen, Inc.
  • Bioverativ, Inc.
  • Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health
  • Boehringer Ingelheim USA Corporation
  • Boston Scientific Corporation
  • Bristol-Myers Squibb Company
  • CH2M Hill BWXT West Valley, LLC
  • COLSA Corporation
  • CROPP Cooperative
  • CSL, Ltd.
  • Califia Farms, LLC
  • Cardiovascular Systems, Inc.
  • Celgene Corporation
  • Cepheid
  • Charles River Laboratories
  • Cipla USA, Inc.
  • Clif Bar & Company
  • Colgate-Palmolive Company
  • Coloplast Corporation
  • Concordia Healthcare Corp
  • Convatec, Inc.
  • Covance, Inc.
  • Daiichi Sankyo, Inc.
  • Danaher Corporation - Hach Company
  • Danaher Corporation - Pall Corporation
  • Dental Consumables Group Staff
  • Dr. Reddy's Laboratories, Inc.
  • Draeger Medical Systems, Inc.
  • EMD Millipore
  • EMD Serono, Inc.
  • Edwards Lifesciences, LLC
  • Eisai, Inc.
  • Electronic Systems
  • Eli Lilly and Company
  • Emergent Biosolutions, Inc.
  • Energizer Holdings, Inc.
  • Exactech, Inc.
  • Exelixis, Inc.
  • F. Hoffmann La-Roche, Ltd. - Genentech, Inc.
  • F. Hoffmann La-Roche, Ltd. - Roche Diagnostics Corporation
  • F. Hoffmann La-Roche, Ltd. - Roche Molecular Systems, Inc.
  • F. Hoffmann La-Roche, Ltd. - Ventana Medical Systems, Inc.
  • Federal Aviation Administration
  • Ferring Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • First Solar, Inc.
  • Fresenius Medical Care North America
  • Fresenius Medical Services
  • GE United States Corporate
  • Galderma Laboratories L.P.
  • General Electric - General Electric Capital
  • General Electric - Lighting
  • General Electric - United States Global Operations
  • General Electric Company - Appliances & Lighting
  • General Electric Company - Aviation
  • General Electric Company - Digital
  • General Electric Company - Healthcare
  • General Electric Company - Oil & Gas
  • General Electric Company - Power
  • General Electric Company - Renewable Energy
  • General Electric Company - Transportation
  • Gilead Sciences, Inc.
  • Givaudan US
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Halyard Health, Inc.
  • Hill-Rom Holdings, Inc.
  • Hologic, Inc.
  • Horizon Pharma, Inc.
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc.
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. - Ingalls Shipbuilding
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. - Newport News Shipbuilding
  • Huntington Ingalls Industries, Inc. - Technical Solutions Division
  • IQVIA Holdings Inc.
  • Implus Footcare, LLC
  • Incyte Corporation
  • Integer Holdings Corporation
  • Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation
  • Intelligence & Security
  • Intercept Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals, Inc
  • Ipsen Bioscience, Inc
  • Ironwood Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • JetBlue Airways
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Johnson & Johnson Consumer Inc.
  • Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices
  • Johnson & Johnson Medical Pharma
  • KARL STORZ Endoscopy-America, Inc.
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation - Consumer
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation - K-C Professional
  • Kremers Urban Pharmaceuticals Inc.
  • Kyowa Kirin Pharmaceutical Development, Inc.
  • L3 Technologies, Inc.
  • LEO Pharma, Inc.
  • Lannett Company, Inc.
  • Lannett Company, Inc. - Cody Laboratories, Inc.
  • Leadiant Biosciences, Inc.
  • Lockheed Martin - Aeronautics
  • Lockheed Martin - Missiles and Fire Control
  • Lockheed Martin - Rotary Mission Systems
  • Lockheed Martin - Space
  • Lockheed Martin Corporation
  • Luitpold Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Lundbeck US
  • Mallinckrodt Pharmaceuticals
  • Maquet Getinge Group
  • MedImmune, LLC
  • Medtronic, PLC
  • Merck & Co., Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Motors North America, Inc.
  • Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America, Inc.
  • Mycorrhizal Applications
  • Mylan N.V.
  • National Railroad Passenger Corporation (dba Amtrak)
  • Nelson Laboratories, LLC
  • Nestle USA, Inc.
  • Noble Research Institute, LLC
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation - Aerospace Systems
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation - Mission Systems
  • Northrop Grumman Corporation - Technology Services
  • Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, Inc.
  • Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corporation
  • Noven Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Novo Nordisk, Inc.
  • OPKO Health, Inc.
  • Olympus America, Inc.
  • Ortho Clinical Diagnostics, Inc.
  • Otsuka America Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Otsuka Pharmaceutical Development & Commercialization, Inc.
  • P&S Sector
  • PACE U.S.A.
  • PAREXEL International Corporation
  • PRA Health Sciences, Inc.
  • Pfizer, Inc.
  • Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC
  • Phibro Animal Health Corporation
  • Raytheon
  • Raytheon - Integrated Defense Systems
  • Raytheon - Intelligence, Information & Services
  • Raytheon - Missile Systems
  • Raytheon - Space & Airborne Systems
  • Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Ricetec, Inc.
  • Salient CRGT
  • Sandoz
  • Sanofi - Genzyme Corporation
  • Sanofi - Pasteur, Inc.
  • Sanofi US
  • Santhera Pharmaceuticals (USA), Inc.
  • Savannah River Remediation, LLC
  • Shionogi, Inc.
  • Shire
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Smiths Medical, Inc.
  • Sotera Health, LLC
  • Sovos Brands
  • Space Exploration Technologies Corporation
  • Spark Therapeutics
  • Sterigenics US, LLC
  • Stryker Corporation
  • Stryker Corporation - Endoscopy
  • Stryker Corporation - GQO Group
  • Stryker Corporation - Instruments
  • Stryker Corporation - Joint Replacement
  • Stryker Corporation - MDSG
  • Stryker Corporation - Medical
  • Stryker Corporation - Neurovascular
  • Stryker Corporation - Orthopaedics
  • Stryker Corporation - Spine
  • Stryker Corporation - Trauma and Extremities
  • Sun Pharmaceutical Holdings USA, Inc
  • Sunovion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Syneos Health, Inc.
  • Syngene USA Inc.
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals U.S.A., Inc.
  • Terumo BCT, Inc.
  • Teva Pharmaceutical USA, Inc.
  • Textron Aviation
  • Textron, Inc.
  • Textron, Inc. - Airborne Solutions
  • Textron, Inc. - Bell Helicopter
  • Textron, Inc. - E-Z-Go
  • Textron, Inc. - Greenlee
  • Textron, Inc. - Kautex
  • Textron, Inc. - Marine & Land Systems
  • Textron, Inc. - Overwatch Systems
  • Textron, Inc. - Support Solutions
  • Textron, Inc. - TRU Simulation & Training
  • Textron, Inc. - Tempo Research Corporation
  • Textron, Inc. - Textron Financial Corporation
  • Textron, Inc. - Textron Systems
  • Textron, Inc. - Unmanned Systems
  • Textron, Inc. - Weapon and Sensor Systems
  • The Boeing Company - Insitu, Inc.
  • The Cooper Companies, Inc. - CooperVision, Inc.
  • The Honest Company, Inc.
  • The Johns Hopkins University - Applied Physics Laboratory
  • The Scripps Research Institute
  • Triumph Group, Inc.
  • Triumph Group, Inc. - Triumph Aerostructures, LLC
  • Triumph Group, Inc. - Triumph Integrated Systems
  • Triumph Group, Inc. - Triumph Product Support
  • U.S. Food and Drug Administration
  • US WorldMeds, LLC
  • United Technologies Corporation
  • United Technologies Corporation - Climate, Controls & Security
  • United Technologies Corporation - Otis Elevator Company
  • United Technologies Corporation - Pratt & Whitney
  • United Technologies Corporation - UTC Aerospace Systems
  • United Technologies Corporation - UTC Research
  • United Therapeutics Corporation
  • Upsher-Smith Laboratories, LLC
  • Valent Biosciences LLC
  • Valent USA LLC
  • Vertex Pharmaceuticals, Inc.
  • Virbac Corporation
  • Weber Metals, Inc.
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc.
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. - Biomet Microfixation, LLC
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. - Biomet Spine, LLC
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. - ETEX
  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. - Synvasive Technology, Inc.

2019 Participation

2019 Survey Participation is now closed. Survey participation is open to all organizations with matching jobs and is required to purchase results. To learn more about how you can become a participant, please contact us. As a survey participant, you do receive key benefits:

  • A discount on survey results!
  • An exclusive invitation to survey events - attend results webcasts and meetings where Mercer consultants will review the results and identify market trends and factors. You'll also be able to ask questions directly related to your organization.
  • Ensure your data is included in the market results - easily determine your market position with customized reports that compare your company data to your peers.
  • Sub TitleData and insights to enhance your workforce strategy
  • Ordering TypeCOL/QOL
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  • Short DescriptionTotal direct compensation data for executive roles in life sciences.
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