Three Engineering Jobs Poised for Growth in 2016

February 22, 2016  from: News

Kansas City, Kan.— This year, National Engineers Week runs February 21-27, 2016. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics’ Employment Projection Tool, jobs with engineer-affiliated titles are projected to grow 6.5 percent overall between 2014 and 2024. For organizations who employ engineers in categories with projected growth, now is a great time to evaluate the [...]

Salaries for Administrative Professionals on the Rise

April 23, 2013  from: News

The Compdata Surveys 2012 BenchmarkPro survey results found executive assistants earn an average base salary of $54,500, up 5.6 percent from 2011.

America’s Highest-Paying Office Jobs

October 12, 2012  from: In the News

Compdata looked at base salaries for 26 senior management jobs below C-level. For the eighth consecutive year, commercial lending directors take the top spot, with the highest average paychecks.

Manufacturing and Distribution Salaries Slowly Creeping Up

July 28, 2011  from: News

The 2011 Compensation Data Manufacturing & Distribution survey results found shipping and receiving clerks are earning an average of $31,800 per year. That’s a 1.9 percent increase since 2010.

Healthcare Salaries are on the Rise

May 19, 2011  from: News

The 2011 Compensation Data Healthcare survey results found the average base salary for occupational therapists has increased from $65,600 in 2009 to $69,700 in 2011. This represents an increase 6.3 percent.

Talent is in Demand at U.S. Healthcare Organizations

July 29, 2010  from: News

With baby boomers entering their senior years and many parts of the healthcare legislation already going into effect, the need for healthcare workers has never been greater. The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics found that many jobs in the healthcare industry will be among those with the largest growth between 2008 and 2018, with registered nurses and home health aides topping the list. The newly released 2010 Compensation Data Healthcare survey results show staff nurses currently earn $61,700 annually. This reflects an increase of 6 percent since 2008.

Executive Pay Decreases in 2009

July 2, 2010  from: News

Over the last year, executive salaries have come under a firestorm of criticism from the media, politicians and the public alike. As a result of the negative publicity, companies have been put in the unique position of trying to develop compensation plans that will motivate and retain top employees while avoiding public outcry. Executive Compensation 2009/2010 reports the average base salary of a Chief Executive Officer is $346,600.

Aging Population Creates Salary Increases in Healthcare

September 26, 2009  from: News

Despite falling pay increase budgets, an aging population continues to create a high demand for healthcare workers in some positions. As a result, pay is increasing for a number of jobs. In particular, salaries are on the rise for nurses, pharmacists, physical therapists, home health aides and occupational therapists.