US Clinical Pay Practices Survey

Optimize your compensation strategy to attract and retain top talent

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2.3 million new jobs are projected in the healthcare field by 2026 according to the Bureau of Labor Statics. And yet, with low unemployment rates already, many healthcare providers will likely not have access to enough skilled workers to fill the demand. To help your organization stand out from the crowd now and prepare for the future, you need a robust and competitive compensation strategy that helps you attract and retain the right talent.

The US Clinical Pay Practices Survey will help your organization develop and optimize a robust compensation strategy that goes beyond base pay. Benchmark your talent strategy to 72 organizations across the country for key features including:

  • Home Health/Traveling Workers
  • Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Policies including Specialty Pay
  • Preceptor Pay
  • Retention/Recruiting/Hiring
  • Shift differentials
  • Stand-By, On-Call, Call-In Pay
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Career Ladders
  • Voluntary and Involuntary Turnover
Are you ready to optimize your compensation strategy?

Participation open: July – August

Results publish: October

2019 results available

  • 72 organizations
  • USD 700 – 2,100
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Survey Stats

  • # Organizations: 72

Based on data from the 2019 US Clinical Pay Practices Survey.

Data Analyzed

  • Exempt and Non-Exempt Pay
  • Flexible Work Hours/Work From Home
  • Home Health/ Traveling Workers
  • Inclement Weather
  • Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Policies including Specialty Pay
  • Other/Paid Time Off
  • Physicians Policies
  • Preceptor Pay
  • Retention/Recruiting/Hiring
  • RN Policies
  • Salary Review/Budgets
  • Shift Differentials
  • Short-term Incentive/Bonus
  • Stand-by, On-Call, Call-In Pay
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Career Ladders
  • Voluntary and Involuntary Turnover

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

2020 survey participation

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2020 survey participation is now open!

Survey participation is open to all organizations with matching jobs. The act of submitting data to a survey is known as survey participation and your company is then viewed as a participant. Please submit your completed questionnaire before the deadline to participate in the 2020 survey. Although organizations are not required to participate in the survey in order to purchase results, participants enjoy these key benefits:

  • Discounted survey results
  • Exclusive invitations to attend webcasts and meetings in which Mercer consultants review survey results and field questions related directly to your organization
  • Inclusion in survey results allows you to easily determine your market position using customized reports that compare your data to that of your peers

2020 survey schedule

Participation opens: July 27
Participation closes: August 27
Results available: October

2020 survey pricing

2020 US Clinical Pay Practices Survey — USD 800

2020 US Clinical Pay Practices Survey — USD 2,400


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  • 2019 results now available.

Survey Schedule

  • Participation Opens: July 27
  • Participation Deadline: August 27
  • Report Available: October

Sample Report

Sample Report

View a sample report of this survey for a glimpse at what’s included.

Participating Companies

  • 2nd.MD
  • Advocate Aurora Health
  • Altru Health System
  • Atlantic Health System
  • Atrium Health
  • AWHG
  • Baptist Health South Florida
  • BAYADA Home Health Care
  • Beaumont Health
  • BJC HealthCare
  • Centura Health
  • Chapters Health System
  • Cheyenne Regional Medical Center
  • Children’s Mercy Hospital
  • Cleveland Clinic
  • Corizon
  • Craig Hospital
  • DMG
  • Emory Healthcare
  • Essentia Health
  • Franciscan Alliance
  • Greater Baltimore Medical Center
  • Hardin Memorial Hospital
  • Henry Ford Health System
  • Hosparus Health
  • Houston Methodist Hospital
  • InnovAge
  • Kaleida Health
  • Kelsey-Seybold Clinic
  • Lexington Medical Center
  • Loretto
  • Magellan Health
  • Maine Medical Center
  • Mary Washington Healthcare
  • MD Anderson Cancer Center
  • Med Center Health
  • Memorial Health System
  • Memorial Healthcare System
  • Memorial Hermann Healthcare System
  • Mercyhealth Corp
  • MidMichigan Health
  • naviHealth
  • New York-Presbyterian Hospital
  • Norton Healthcare, Inc.
  • OU Medicine
  • Palos Health
  • Princeton Community Hospital
  • Renown Health
  • Saint Agnes Medical Center
  • Sanford Health
  • Sarasota Memorial Health Care System
  • Sentara Healthcare
  • SpecialtyCare
  • Springfield Clinic
  • SSM Health
  • St. Francis Hospital
  • Tampa General Hospital
  • Texas Children’s Hospital
  • Texas Health Resources
  • The University of Vermont Medical Center
  • TriHealth
  • Trinity Health
  • UF Health
  • UnityPoint Health
  • University of Missouri Health Care
  • University of MN Physicians
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • Valley Children’s Healthcare
  • VCU Health System
  • Vidant Health
  • WellStar Health System
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