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New Job Families Added to the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey

Posted on May 12, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The position grids for the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey will cover ten new software gaming job families this year.  These additions result from discussions with survey participant companies at the annual Survey Planning Meeting.  The meeting was attended by human resources and compensation professionals from companies developing and/or publishing games in all platform types […]

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Launch of the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey – International

Posted on May 4, 2021 by in Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The Croner Company’s survey of global software gaming jobs will launch on Thursday, May 20, 2021. Industry professionals will gather virtually to learn about compensation trends for video gaming jobs and to plan for this year’s survey content. The survey covers jobs in gaming companies with employees in the U.K and Europe.  Human resources and […]

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25 Years Online and Still Evolving

Posted on Apr 29, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

Compensation Study for eCommerce and Digital Media Jobs We are proud to be celebrating our 25th year of providing trusted market data on pay for jobs specific to online and mobile talent. Yes, twenty-five years ago there were “online” jobs! And Croner was providing compensation data for online positions back then. The 2021 Croner Digital […]

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Launch of the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey – North America

Posted on Apr 28, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Software Games Industry

The 2021 Croner Software Games Survey will be launched on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Industry professionals will gather virtually to plan for the jobs to be covered in this year’s compensation survey of the software gaming industry. The annual Survey planning meeting is for human resources and compensation professionals from companies developing and/or publishing games. […]

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Compensation for Local Media Jobs: 2021 Croner Survey Planning Meeting

Posted on Mar 9, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 2021 Croner Local Media Survey will launch on Thursday, March 25th. The Survey reports competitive pay rates for local advertising account executives and for television and radio programming and operations positions at local TV and radio stations. Human Resources executives from major media companies will gather virtually to plan this year’s survey content. Participating […]

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How to Design a Bonus Plan

Posted on Feb 10, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions

Bonus Plans Are you designing a new bonus plan for a start-up company? Or in an established company trying to determine what bonus you need to offer to compete with tech companies? Companies give out bonuses in order to motivate their staff and employees, boost morale and encourage quality performance. Rewarding employees for performance helps […]

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Animation and Visual Effects Compensation Survey Annual Planning Meeting

Posted on Feb 8, 2021 by in Animation Industry News, Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Software Games Industry

Animation and Visual Effects jobs are at the forefront of today’s entertainment. Animators and Visual Effects teams are producing content consumed in software games and in content streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, YouTube, Twitter, and Facebook. The 2021 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey provides up-to-date competitive compensation information about positions that develop animation and/or […]

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C2HR Shows COVID’s Impact on Industry Pay

Posted on Feb 8, 2021 by in Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News

The COVID-19 pandemic resulted in more modest pay increases last year and slower compensation growth is expected to continue in 2021, according to data from The Content & Connectivity Human Resources (C2HR) Association’s annual compensation surveys, conducted by The Croner Company. Content developers have been much harder hit than connectivity providers buoyed by broadband, and […]

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Remote Pay Policies

Posted on Feb 5, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The Croner Company is conducting an interim survey to report on compensation policies and practices under consideration or being implemented as a result of the shift to remote work. The survey is open at no charge to all survey participant companies registered for 2021 annual benchmark surveys conducted by Croner. The COVID-19 pandemic has brought […]

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New Jobs Added to Survey of Content Developer Jobs and Connectivity Provider Jobs

Posted on Feb 2, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The position grids for the 2021 C2HR Content Developers Compensation Survey will cover four new job families this year. These additions result from discussions with industry representatives at the annual Survey Planning Meeting. The Planning Meeting was attended by human resources and compensation professionals from 25 companies that create and broadcast content on television, cable […]

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