Where Have All the Raises Gone?
JUNE 23, 2015
Last month The New York Times ran an article bemoaning the loss of pay raises in favor of one-time bonuses and non-monetary rewards. Cited in the article, analyst firm Aon Hewitt calls this a “drastic shift” based on the firm’s annual survey on salaried employee compensation. The share of payroll budgets devoted to straight salary increases sank to a low of 1.8 percent of payrolls. Compensation Philosophy Incentives/Bonuses Recognition Total Rewards