Recent Developments Archives - 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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New Job Families Added to the 2020 Croner Software Games Survey

Posted on Jul 14, 2020 by in Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The position grids for the 2020 Croner Software Games Survey will cover seven new job families this year.  These additions result from discussions with participant companies at the annual Survey Planning Meeting, attended by human resources and compensation professionals from companies developing and/or publishing games in all platform types including mobile, social, console, PC, handheld, […]

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Local Media Industry Compensation – 2020 Croner Survey Planning Meeting

Posted on Apr 13, 2020 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 2020 Croner Local Media Survey will launch on Wednesday, April 15, 2020 for companies that broadcast content and sell advertising for local television and radio stations.  The Survey reports competitive pay rates for local advertising, programming and operations positions at local stations. Human Resources executives from the Survey participant companies will gather virtually, to […]

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Compensation Surges for Content and Customer Care Jobs

Posted on Feb 13, 2020 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

Industry Responds to Competition with Pay Raises and Amenity Investments Reprinted from the HR Pulse – C2HR The Official Newsletter for Members of Content & Connectivity Human Resources Jan/Feb 2020 https://c2hr.org/newsletter/feb2020-compensation-surges-for-content-and-customer-care-jobs.html Employees working in content development and customer support earned big pay increases this year — as much as four times the national average. Data from […]

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2020 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey Planning Meeting at Electronic Arts Inc.

Posted on Jan 17, 2020 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 24th Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey will be launched on Thursday, January 23, 2020, when long-time and new survey participant companies gather to plan for this year’s Survey content at Electronic Arts in Redwood City, California.  This annual Survey planning meeting conducted with compensation and human resources executives ensures that the Survey remains […]

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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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Current Trends in Pay Practices for Jobs at Grantmaking Foundations

Posted on Oct 25, 2019 by in Compensation Consulting Services, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Grantmaking Foundations, Recent Developments

The 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 2019 Croner Compensation Survey of Foundations, include: ·          Steady year-over-year growth for both executive and staff […]

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Current Trends in Pay: Digital Media and Digital Commerce Positions See Steady Growth

Posted on Sep 27, 2019 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

  The 2019 Croner Digital Content and Technology Survey provides in-depth data on compensation for jobs specific to internet and mobile content and transactions.   Noteworthy trends from the recent report include: Digital jobs experienced steady growth in pay year-over-year, continuing a multi-year trend. Executives and middle management positions — across all types of digital jobs — […]

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