Money, money money. Those working in the finance and insurance industry deal with it daily. They include employees at commercial banks, credit unions, mortgage loan brokerages, and real estate investment trusts.
Methodology for The PayScale Index: Trends in Compensation
The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees in the United States. In addition to a national index, it includes separate indices for specific industries, metropolitan areas, job categories, and company sizes. The PayScale Index uses 2006 average total cash compensation as a baseline.