Nonexempt Compensation Survey

The Nonexempt Compensation Survey delivers results with a local focus and national consistency. This survey crosses all industries and geographies within the United States, covering positions from administrative assistant to welder.
Starting in 2015, this survey has been integrated into the Total Compensation Measurement (TCM) product suite.
2016 Results:
  • More than 1 million incumbents
  • More than 180 participating companies
2016 Survey Facts
Compensation Data & Elements
  • Both hourly and annual base pay, along with starting and top rates
  • Actual and target incentives
Positions & Practices
  • More than 300 positions across job families including Administration, Customer Service, Hospitality, Manufacturing, Retail, Supply Chain/Logistics, and Skilled Trades
  • In-depth nonexempt pay practices section including shift differentials, overtime, variable pay, fringe benefits, and contractor/temporary workforce
  • Integrates all positions from Aon Hewitt’s former Retail Nonexempt Survey and Distribution/Fulfillment Center Survey
Key Features
  • Custom reporting with user created comparator groups
  • Geographic reporting by region, state, 3-digit ZIP code, and MSA metro area code
  • Cross-industry appeal with a mix of industry specific positions and positions common to all industries
How Data is Reported
  • Downloadable reports in Excel and PDF formats
  • Online custom reporting