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Executives in Television and Digital Entertainment Experience Only Moderate Compensation Growth

Posted on Oct 14, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News

The 2021 C2HR Content Developers Compensation Survey provides competitive compensation data for positions in companies that develop content for television and digital entertainment, as well as positions specific to television and radio broadcasting.  High level trends from the 2021 results include: All organization levels experienced some year-over-year growth in compensation. Operating individual contributor / support […]

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Digital Media and eCommerce Positions See Steady Growth in Pay, Support Level Positions See Largest Pay Increase

Posted on Sep 21, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Equity Compensation, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The recently published 2021 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey provides in-depth market data on compensation for jobs specific to internet and mobile content and transactions.  Some of the noteworthy findings from the 2021 report include: ·         Compensation for digital jobs at the executive, middle management, and individual contributor levels experienced moderate growth year-over-year.  Support […]

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COVID-19 Impacted Compensation for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Sep 7, 2021 by in Animation Industry News, Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

Animation and Visual Effects Jobs The recently published results of the 2021 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey shows noteworthy trends in compensation from the past year.  The highlights below are extracts from Croner’s annual report of third-party market data for roles specific to producing animation and visual effects. Base salaries increased year-over-year for the […]

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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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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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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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