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US Retail Compensation and Benefits Survey

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Endorsed by the National Retail Federation® (NRF), the US Retail Compensation and Benefits Survey provides compensation planning data, extensive HR and industry practices information, and benefit plan features for merchandise categories including specialty retailers.

In today's thought-provoking retail environment, data is essential to not only your day-to-day operations, but your short and long term plans as well. With the Retail Compensation and Benefits survey you'll have the ability to refine your compensation strategy with market data collected from over 200 retail organizations. With this data you can:

  • Gain visibility of your competitors
  • View industry practices data and benefit plan features
  • Obtain geographic data for select positions

With robust query options in Mercer WIN®, you can access multiple years of data in one view and easily compare your information to other US retailers. Whether it's refining your incentive solutions, or just looking to tweak your compensation planning, this survey will help you stay competitive in today's fast-paced retail industry.

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2016 Survey Highlights

  • 10 new positions, including e-Commerce and Merchandising roles.
  • Additional policy questions around incentive practices.
  • Optional participation section on IT Workforce metrics. Participate and receive a free copy of the national results!
CA  View the Canada Retail Compensation and Benefits Survey.



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