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.  

Our survey includes over 16,000 employers across 30 industry sectors in 120 countries took part in the survey, making it the largest and most comprehensive survey of its kind in the world.

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
  • Turnover and retention practices
Key Feature
  • Single source of information for global budget planning
  • 120 countries
  • 16,000 employers
Global Results
  • 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
  • Industry cuts are reported in the Manufacturing and Services cut reports
Detailed Country Results
  • Budgets reported for all employee groups
  • By company ownership
  • By revenue
  • By industry
  • By # of employees
  • Pay for performance practices and budgets
  • Turnover rates by employee group
  • Retention practices
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. (Note: data as of September 2015.)

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Global SIS 2015 Dates

Subject to change without notice
June 15: Materials Available
August 5: Submission Deadline
September 1: Final Results

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