Global Salary Increase

Conducted annually for nearly 30 years, this survey provides the valuable insights necessary to improve a global company's understanding of salary increase trends and the various economic factors that influence those numbers.  (Excludes the U.S.

2015 Data collection begins June 15. Click here to be added to our mailing list for this survey.

We recently conducted a winter update, click here to learn more.

2014 Results Available

  • Report includes salary increase budgets for 110 countries
  • Nearly 13,000 organizations are included in the analysis
  • New for 2014: for an additional fee you can either select your peer group by country and/or access to industry cuts
  • Complimentary reports are provided to participating organizations
  • Nonparticipants can purchase the final report(s); Click here to request the 2014 order form
Type of Data Collected
  • Overall salary increase budget
  • Merit increase budget
  • General salary increase budget
  • Mandatory merit increases granted
  • Salary structure and promotional increases
  • Global variable pay practices
Key Feature
  • Single source of information for global budget planning
  • Budgets reported by country for all-employee groups
  • Salary structure and promotional increases
  • Global variable compensation design trends including, short-, long-term, and sales incentives
  • Macroeconomic indicators for all countries covered
  • Country economic and political highlights
  • Inflation rates by country are included
How Collected Data is Reported
  • Downloadable in PDF formats (Excel format upon request)
  • Special cuts and analysis available upon request

Click the links below to learn more about the various report options for this survey.

View a sample of the Global Salary Increase Report.

Countries and industries where data is currently available. (As of September 2014.)

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Global SIS 2015 Dates

Subject to change without notice
June 16: Materials Available
July 31: Submission Deadline
September 4: Final Results

Complimentary Global SIS Reports

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