Board of Directors & Advisory Board Survey

Get the data you need to reward your board members effectively


Board of Directors & Advisory Board Survey SKU_639

Directors and advisory boards can help to bring many different viewpoints and levels of expertise to the table. Whether it’s helping your company avoid unnecessary risks or setting strategy for long-term goals, having the right people to help steer key decisions is important.

The Board of Directors & Advisory Board Survey provides the insights you need to incentivize your board members. Harness this survey data to understand critical pay elements for members of the Board of Directors and Advisory Board. Data collected includes:

  • Annual Equity Retainer/Grant
  • Diversity initiatives
  • Stock ownership guidelines
  • And more
Do you have the data to effectively engage your board?

Participation Open: July 9 – August 7

Results Publish: September


2020 results available in September

USD 1,000 - 3,000
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  • 2020 survey participation

Product Details

Data Collected

  • Annual Cash Retainer
  • Annual Equity Retainer/Grant
  • Board and Committee Chair Fees
  • Board and Committee Meeting Fees
  • Committee Service Fees
  • Diversity initiatives
  • Perks
  • Stock ownership guidelines
  • Term limits

Data Analyzed

Geographic Area

  • US
  • Canada

Survey results are delivered in a published PDF format to your imercer.com account under My Downloads.

survey schedule

  • Participation Opens: July 9
  • Participation Closes: August 7
  • Results Available: September

2020 survey participation

2020 Survey Participation is now closed. Survey participation is open to all organizations with matching jobs and is not required to purchase results. The act of submitting data to a survey is known as survey participation and your company is then viewed as a participant. 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.
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