US Benefits Benchmarking Survey

Gain valuable insights for prevalence, values, and total remuneration.

US Benefits Benchmarking Survey SKU_689

As the workforce evolves so do the preferences and expectations of employees. In today’s talent-demand economy, you need to go beyond a traditional benefits package to catch the attention of talented job seekers and retain your current employees.

The Benefits Benchmarking Group (BBG) is the only US-centric unit who collects all benefits information (Health & Wealth) and is able to provide insights for prevalence, values, and total remuneration. Mercer provides critical insights to support the design of a top-notch total rewards offering that will support your talent strategy.

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The following elements will be collected for the various employee groups:

Defined benefit plans

  • Final average
  • Service credit
  • Cash balance
  • Retirement equity
  • Career average

Defined contribution plans

  • 401(k)/403(b)
  • Profit sharing
  • Money purchase
  • 457 deferred compensation
  • ESOP
  • 401(a)

Health plans

  • Medical, Retiree medical
  • Dental, Retiree dental
  • Employer-paid life insurance
  • Flexible benefits plan
  • Flexible spending accounts

Time loss plans

  • Sick pay
  • Short-term disability
  • Long-term disability
  • Paid-time off
  • Vacation
  • Holidays
  • Personal days
  • Sabbatical leave

Work flexibility

  • Flextime
  • Free/subsidized parking
  • Telecommuting
  • Satellite workplace
  • Work at home
  • Business casual
  • Job sharing


  • Subsidized eating facility
  • Wellness Program
  • Onsite Fitness Facility
  • Paid Offsite Fitness

Financial assistance

  • Discount Purchasing
  • Legal Counseling
  • Financial Planning
  • Gambling Addiction

Family assistance

  • Funeral Leave
  • College Scholarships
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Child/Elder Care
  • Lactation Rooms
  • Adoption Benefits
  • Onsite Child Care

Stock purchase plan

Educational assistance



Long-term case

  • HeaderGain valuable insights for prevalence, values, and total remuneration.
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  • Sub TitleGain valuable insights for prevalence, values, and total remuneration.
  • Short Description Insights for all health and wealth benefits including prevalence, values, and total remuneration.
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