Ed Sileo, Author at The Croner Company

Digital Media and Commerce Positions See Steady Growth in Pay

Posted on Oct 20, 2020 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Equity Compensation, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 2020 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey provides in-depth data on compensation for jobs specific to internet and mobile content and transactions.   Some of the noteworthy findings from the recent report include: Compensation for digital jobs experienced steady growth in pay year-over-year, continuing a multi-year trend. Compensation growth for executives was strong for bonuses […]

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Base Salaries Up for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Sep 28, 2020 by in Animation Industry News, Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Recent Developments

The recently published results of the 2020 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey— providing third party market data for jobs that produce animation and visual effects — shows these noteworthy trends in compensation over the past year: Compensation for positions in the animation and visual effects industry grew steadily in 2019 across all compensation elements […]

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Compensation for Software Games Jobs Increased in 2019

Posted on Jan 16, 2020 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The recently published 2019 Croner Software Games Survey found that among the U.S. and Canadian software gaming companies surveyed, participants experienced steady compensation growth at all organization levels.  The growth in compensation was driven primarily by increases in annual incentive awards. In the U.S., jobs in Marketing and G&A experienced the greatest movement in base […]

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Compensation Up for Entertainment Industry Executives in 2019

Posted on Jan 2, 2020 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Recent Developments

The annual Croner Entertainment Survey provides comprehensive market data on compensation for jobs and specialties in all segments of the Entertainment industry, including Film, Television, Digital Entertainment and Music production and distribution. Noteworthy insights from the just published 2019 Croner Entertainment Survey include: Executives and Middle Management levels experienced steady compensation growth year over year. […]

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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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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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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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Compensation for Software Games Jobs Increased in 2017

Posted on Jan 11, 2018 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Software Games Industry

The recently published 2017 Croner Software Games Survey found that among the U.S. software gaming companies surveyed, participants experienced material compensation growth at all organization levels.  The growth in compensation was driven by increases in all elements – including base salary, bonus and equity awards.  Jobs in Platform Engineering and Level Layout Design specifically experienced […]

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