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Compensation by Industry/Position/Location

How can I get compensation data by industry, position, and/or location?
Last Updated: Apr 08, 2014  |  1133 Views

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Current HBS MBA students - See MBA Career & Professional Development
HBS Alumni - Please see Alumni Career & Professional Development

Exec. Comp. and Analysis Report from SalaryExpert.com
Submit information about yourself and position and receive personalized report for a per-use fee.

Glassdoor.com
Self-described as “career and workplace community where anyone can find and anonymously share real-time reviews, ratings, and salary details about specific jobs for specific employers,” Glassdoor.com provides detailed company reviews, employee ratings on workplace and leadership, including CEO approval ratings and compensation information by company and position.  A somewhat unique feature of Glassdoor.com is that it provides details of salary, bonuses, and other compensation for actual positions and titles at specific companies.

HBS MBA Recruiting - Data and Statistics
This report is compiled each year to assist HBS students and employers. Includes bonus information, anonymous salary information, and revised industry definitions.

JobStar.org
Use this site to find more than 300 industry-specific and general salary surveys. Test your salary savvy with the "Salary I.Q." test, and find tips and strategies for salary negotiation.Realtor.com - Moving Guide
A comprehensive guide to relocation resources, including a salary calculator, moving calculator, mortgage information, lifestyle guides to many cities, and crime statistics.

Locate Salary Surveys by Global Region
This site provided by the Economic Research Institute is a directory of various for-fee salary surveys available by region.

PayScale.com
Designed to help employees obtain accurate real-time information on job market compensation, the website allows individual employees to submit their job profile and salary data, which is then compared to others. Using the database, users are able to benchmark their salary to individuals with similar job titles in the same geographic area.

Salary.com
Offers a "Salary Wizard" that provides a benchmark for salaries by industry and zip code. Also offers substantive advice on compensation and negotiation, current news affecting the labor market, and a job and resume database.

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