2019 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey Planning Meeting at Electronic Arts Inc.

Posted on Jan 17, 2019 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

The 23rd Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey will be launched on Thursday, January 24, 2019, 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 135 participating companies ensures that […]

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Incentives Drive Increase in Compensation for Software Games Jobs in 2018

Posted on Jan 14, 2019 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

              The 2018 Croner Software Games Survey shows that U.S. software gaming companies experienced material compensation growth at all organization levels, driven primarily by increases in annual incentives.  Croner’s leading-edge annual report provides data about compensation programs and practices for jobs in all gaming platforms including mobile, PC, console, […]

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Croner Turns 40!

Posted on Dec 18, 2018 by in Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

Many products and services are born accidentally through unplanned events, such as Coca-Cola, Corn Flakes, Post-It Notes and Play-Doh to name a few.  Likewise, The Croner Company, a boutique compensation and benefits consulting firm, was an accident born from its founder’s discontent. In the summer of 1978, dissatisfied with the strategy of the “big eight” […]

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Compensation Up across Entertainment Industry in 2018

Posted on Nov 29, 2018 by in Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The annual Croner Entertainment Survey provides comprehensive market data on total compensation for jobs and specialties in all segments of entertainment industry including theatrical, television, digital entertainment and music. Some noteworthy trends in compensation in the just published 2018 Croner Entertainment Survey include: As the total time spent by U.S. adults consuming media and entertainment has […]

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CTHRA Invites Employers to Provide Input for 2019 Compensation Surveys

Posted on Nov 27, 2018 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News

PR FEED CONTRIBUTOR NOV 26, 2018   https://www.multichannel.com/pr-feed/cthra-invites-employers-provide-input-2019-compensation-surveys NAPERVILLE, ILL., November 26, 2018 — Competition for talent in the cable and entertainment industry has never been fiercer. With the national unemployment rate dropping to 3.7 percent, a near 50-year low, it is crucial that employers hone their compensation strategies to attract new workers and retain talent. Toward that end, […]

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Current Trends in Pay Practices for Jobs at U.S. Grantmaking Foundations and Pass-through Grant Making Organizations

Posted on Oct 30, 2018 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Grantmaking Foundations, Recent Developments

The Lasnik∞Broida / Croner Compensation Survey of Foundations provides comprehensive market data on compensation practices specific to private, independent grantmaking foundations and pass-through grantmaking organizations in the U.S.  Noteworthy trends in compensation for the grant making sector, from our just published 2018 Lasnik∞Broida / Croner Compensation Survey of Foundations, include: Steady growth in all elements of compensation […]

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Current Trends in Pay for Jobs in Digital Media and Digital Commerce

Posted on Sep 27, 2018 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

Noteworthy trends in compensation for skills specific to internet and mobile, from The Croner Company’s just published 2018 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey, include: Continuing a multi-year trend, digital jobs experienced steady compensation growth year over year. Compensation growth for executives, middle management and individual contributors across all types of digital jobs was generally driven […]

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Trends in Pay for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Aug 22, 2018 by in Animation Industry News, Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Software Games Industry

Noteworthy trends in compensation for the animation and visual effects industry, from our just published 2018 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey, include the following: Compensation for positions in the animation and visual effects industry grew moderately in 2018 across all compensation elements. Base salary continues to be dominant for all positions. Among those eligible for all […]

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2018 Croner Software Games Survey Launch at Electronic Arts Campus

Posted on May 14, 2018 by in Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The 2018 Croner Software Games Survey will be launched on Thursday, May 24, 2018, when survey participants gather together at Electronic Arts campus in Redwood City, California to plan for this year’s Survey content.  This annual Survey planning meeting of compensation and human resources executives, conducted by The Croner Company, is for companies developing and/or […]

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2018 Croner Entertainment Survey Launches at Warner Bros. Entertainment

Posted on Apr 17, 2018 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 2018 Croner Entertainment Survey will be launched on Wednesday, April 25, 2018, when survey participant companies gather at Warner Bros. Entertainment in Burbank, California to plan the content for this year’s Survey.  This annual Survey planning meeting, conducted by The Croner Company, is attended by compensation and human resources executives from large and small […]

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