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2016-2017
Global Salary Budget & Compensation Planning Survey
Salary Increase Budget Data for over 130 Countries
The 2016-2017 Culpepper Salary Budget & Compensation Planning Survey focuses on current and projected budgets for base salary increases, salary range structure adjustments, promotional increases, and variable pay budgets.

Topics covered include salary budgeting practices, human capital cost containment strategies, and total rewards strategies.

Participating Organizations

The 2016-2017 Culpepper Salary Budget & Compensation Planning Survey Report includes data collected from 1,935 participating organizations providing salary budget data for employees in 136 countries.

Publication Date:
August 15, 2016.

Survey Dates:
May 1, 2016 through August 1, 2016.

Participants by Industry Sector:
Technology 32.7%, Life Sciences 9.6%, Healthcare 8.4%, Business/Professional Services 3.1%, Charitable Organizations & Foundations 1.7%, Distribution & Retail 4.2%, Education 2.5%, Energy & Utilities 3.7%, Engineering / Construction / Architecture 2.1%, Finance & Insurance 8.2%, Government & Public Administration 1.4%, Hospitality: Food/Lodging / Recreation/Tourism 1.5%, Manufacturing 12.0%, Media & Advertising 2.7%, Real Estate 0.8%, Research Institutes & Organizations (Other) 0.9%, Transportation / Logistics / Supply Chain 2.2.47%, and Other Sectors 2.1%.

Participants by Number of Employees:
Up to 100: 12.8%, 101 to 500: 20.4%, 501 to 2,500: 24.9%, 2,501 to 10,000: 24.1%, and Over 10,000: 17.8%.

Participants by Ownership:
Publicly Traded 39.5%, Private (For-Profit) 42.9%, Non-Profit/Not-For-Profit 14.4%, and Government (or funded/sponsored by Government) 3.3%.

Comprehensive Report Outputs

Comprehensive results are available across three different files:

  1. Overview Report
    PDF (.pdf) Format | 69 Pages
  2. Data Tables
    Excel (.xlsx) Format | Over 50 tables across 11 worksheets
  3. Custom Excel Reporting Tool

Culpepper Salary Budget Survey Our Custom Salary Budget Excel Reporting Tool provides detailed and customized outputs, including percentile metrics, results with and without zeros, and user-selected data cuts by country, geographic locale, industry sector, number of employees, ownership, and start-up status.

Note: The Custom Excel Reporting Tool requires Microsoft Excel 2007 or higher on Microsoft Windows 7 or higher.

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