Current Trends in Pay Practices for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Aug 4, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

Noteworthy trends in compensation for the animation and visual effects industry from our just published 2017 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey include: Steady growth in all elements of compensation for both leadership and individual contributor positions from 2016 to 2017.  Base Salary differentials between levels of senior and journey independent contributors are consistent among “pipeline” job […]

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Five Artists, One Tree; Three CEOs, One Consultant

Posted on May 24, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Solutions, Grantmaking Foundations

By Elaine Lasnik-Broida, President, Lasnik-Broida Consultants, Inc., an Affiliate of The Croner Company Perhaps you have heard the story of five artists that were all asked to paint a tree, and how the same tree looked very different in each of the five resulting paintings. It got us thinking about how the compensation picture of […]

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2017 Croner Software Games Survey Planning Meeting at Electronic Arts

Posted on Apr 27, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The 2017 Croner Software Games Survey will be launched on Thursday, May 5, 2017, when survey participants gather to plan for this year’s Survey content at the Electronic Arts in campus in Redwood City, California.  This Survey planning meeting with compensation and human resources executives, conducted annually by The Croner Company, is for companies developing […]

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2017 Croner Entertainment Survey Planning Meeting at Warner Bros. Entertainment

Posted on Apr 13, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 2017 Croner Entertainment Survey will be launched on Thursday, April 20, 2017, when survey participants gather together at Warner Bros. Entertainment in Burbank, California to plan for this year’s Survey content. This annual Survey planning meeting with compensation and human resources executives, conducted annually by The Croner Company, is for large film studios, smaller […]

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2017 Croner Local Media Survey Planning Meeting at CBS Corporation

Posted on Mar 27, 2017 by in Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News

The 2017 Croner Local Media Survey will be launched on Thursday, March 30, 2017, when survey participants gather together at CBS Corporation in New York City to plan for this year’s Survey content.  This annual Survey planning meeting with compensation and human resources executives is for companies that broadcast content and sell local advertising for […]

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Compensation Survey of Grantmaking Foundations Expanded to Include Emerging Job Areas

Posted on Mar 24, 2017 by in Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Grantmaking Foundations, Recent Developments

Emerging positions in the foundation sector include Knowledge Management / Learning and Event Planning, reflecting an increase among foundations in focus on knowledge sharing and convening to address today’s complex challenges. At the first annual Survey Planning Meeting for Sponsors of the 2017 Lasnik-Broida / Croner Total Compensation Survey of Foundations, compensation and finance leaders […]

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Gates Foundation to Host Compensation Survey of Foundations First Annual Planning Meeting

Posted on Feb 21, 2017 by in Compensation Surveys, Grantmaking Foundations

The first annual planning meeting for sponsors of the Lasnik-Broida / Croner Compensation Survey of Foundations will be hosted at the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation on Thursday, March 9, 2017, in Seattle, Washington. The planning meeting will include: Presentations by Elaine Lasnik-Broida and Hali Croner sharing the latest compensation and benefits trends in the […]

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Digital Driving Cable Compensation

Posted on Jan 27, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

From Cablefax Daily, January 27, 2017, www.cablefax.com, published by Access Intelligence, LLC CTHRA’s 2016 compensation surveys found that salaries for tech, content creation and digital marketing jobs are rising sharply. On the MSO side, it was reflected in salary boosts for those with tech know-how. First-level customer care technical support reps garnered a 14% base […]

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Compensation for Software Games Jobs Increased in 2016

Posted on Jan 25, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The recently published Croner Software Games Survey found that among the 50 software gaming companies surveyed, total direct compensation grew substantially for vice presidents in 2016. Compensation grew more moderately for levels below vice president. The year-over-year growth was driven by gains in base salary for most levels.  Job family categories in Marketing, Data and […]

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2017 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey Planning Meeting at Electronic Arts Inc.

Posted on Jan 16, 2017 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News

The 21st annual Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey will be launched on Thursday, January 19, 2017, when long-time and new survey participants gather together to plan for this year’s Survey content at Electronic Arts in Redwood City, California.  This annual Survey planning meeting with compensation and human resources executives from over 135 participating companies […]

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