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Comp Quick Guide: Managing Pay Compression

Compression is the result of numerous issues and typically flares up in times of high economic uncertainty. In this quick guide, you’ll find the data, professional perspective, and the five actions to help assess and manage pay compression.
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Comp Quick Guide Pay adjustments after M&A

Read about how to effectively manage employee compensation before, during, and after a merger to positively impact your ability to retain and engage talent.
Research Reports

2022 Q4 Payscale Index US

The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees in the six largest metropolitan areas of Canada.
Research Reports

2022 Q4 Payscale Index Canada

The PayScale Index tracks quarterly changes in total cash compensation for full-time, private industry employees in the six largest metropolitan areas of Canada.
Research Reports

Salary Budget Survey

A mid-year research report providing insights on actual and anticipated pay increases planned for the coming year by employee type, industry, company size, and location for budget planning purposes.
Research Reports

2022 Compensation Best Practices Report

Payscale’s annual flagship report distills data and insights from the largest known survey on compensation management best practices to help employers refocus compensation's role in the Great Reevaluation.
Research Reports

The Hottest Skills of 2021 Report

This mini report from Payscale reveals the top competitive skills that commanded pay premiums in 2021 by occupational group.
Research Reports

End of Year Report: The Hottest Jobs of 2021

Payscale analyzes which positions job seekers were most eager to research salaries for in the 2021 calendar year.
Research Reports

2021 Salary Budget Survey

This legacy report from Payfactors provides insights on what organizations are doing for base pay increases in 2021 and 2022 for the U.S., Canada, and 14 international locations across key firmographics.
Webinars

2021 Compensation Best Practices Webinar

Join Amy Stewart, author of the 2021 Compensation Best Practices Report and Payscale’s HR team: Shelly Holt, CPO; Lexi Clarke, Director of HR; and Kate Reichert, Sr. Compensation Analyst as they share insights from the report.
Research Reports

Compensation Best Practices Report

Learn how COVID-19 impacted organizations' compensation practices in 2020 and what HR leaders are doing in 2021 around compensation strategy, pay equity, and pay communications.
Webinars

Leveling Up Survey Season

Join us on February 19th for a webinar exploring the necessary but challenging world of survey season.