Compensation Surveys

National Healthcare Leadership Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

February 4, 2021

Publication Release:

August 27, 2021

Survey features:


  • Our 2020 Leadership Survey featured data from more than 44,000 incumbents

  • Comprehensive data on total compensation, including salaries, salary structures, bonus plans, benefit plans, budgeted increases, perks and severance

  • Data reported by revenue size and region

  • Participants in our 2020 Leadership Survey will be able to download a prepopulated survey with their previously submitted benefit and pay practice data

  • Bundle the National Healthcare Leadership and Staff Surveys to save

  • Specialized data cuts available for participants, including critical access hospitals, regional peer groups and more
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Participant $925 $1,125
Non-Participant $3,750 $4,000
SURVEY RESULTS BUNDLE PRICING (Includes National Healthcare Leadership + Staff Compensation Surveys)
Participant (Bundle) $1,500 $1,900

National Behavioral Health Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

February 18, 2021

Publication Release:

September 24, 2021

Survey features:


  • An exhaustive list of benchmark positions, including top-level executives and staff-level patient care positions

  • Comprehensive position data collected from both inpatient and outpatient behavioral health facilities, with data cuts presented for system-owned versus independently owned entities

  • Organizations that complete our staff and leadership surveys will not be required to fill out a separate questionnaire for this survey; please include your behavioral health data in your staff and leadership surveys to be considered a participant

  • Specialized data cuts available for participants, including regional peer groups, state cuts and more

SURVEY RESULTS PRICING
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Participant $150
Non-participant $2,500

National Nursing Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

January 14, 2021

Publication Release:

May 21, 2021

Survey features:


  • An exhaustive list of nursing benchmark positions, from the top-level executive to the staff RN

  • Comprehensive data on special pay practices, including call pay practices, shift differentials, certification pay, career ladders, incentives, etc.

  • Leadership-level data reported nationally and by organization size; staff-level data reported nationally and by region

  • Custom complimentary report for magnet-designated organizations

  • Participants in our 2020 Nursing Survey will be able to download a prepopulated survey containing their previously submitted pay practice data

  • Specialized data cuts available for participants, including regional peer groups, state cuts and more
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Participant $750 $950
Non-Participant $3,750 $4,000

National Physician Benefits Survey

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Participate in Survey:

January 7, 2021

Publication Release:

October 1, 2021

Survey features:


  • Includes comprehensive data on:

    • Qualified and non-qualified retirement benefits

    • Health, life and disability benefits

    • Time away, vacation and holidays

    • Perquisites and business expenses

  • Backed by more than three decades of experience in design and review of benefit plans

SURVEY RESULTS PRICING
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Participant $100 $200

National Healthcare Information Technology Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

January 21, 2021

Publication Release:

July 23, 2021

Survey features:

Includes staff, manager and executive positions in the following departments:


  • Applications/Software

  • Business Intelligence

  • Data Science

  • Electronic Health Records

  • Enterprise Resource Planning

  • Information Security

  • General Information Technology

  • Medical Systems

  • Network/Infrastructure

  • Web Applications/Web Development

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Participant $725 $925
Non-Participant $4,500 $4,750

National Advanced Practice Provider Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

July 8, 2021

Publication Release:

December 10, 2021

Survey features:


  • Features data from over 65,000 individual providers

  • Positions by specialty, and hospital vs. clinic positions

  • Data reported nationally and by region

  • Comprehensive data on:

    • Pay practices (call pay, shift differentials, certification pay, etc.)

    • Incentive practices

    • Hiring practices

    • Workforce trends

    • Employer-sponsored career and educational advancement programs

    • Differential or “add-on” payments

    • Individual productivity compensation

    • PRN rates
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Participant $350 $550
Non-Participant $4,500 $4,750

National Cancer Centers Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

February 11, 2021

Publication Release:

July 9, 2021

Participants Only

Survey features:


  • Separate cuts for NCI-designated cancer centers and research laboratories

  • Over 40 leadership-level benchmark positions and more than 40 staff-level positions

  • Includes data for non-NCI-designated cancer centers

  • Salaries as well as short- and long-term incentive awards and opportunities

  • Data reported by organization size and type
SURVEY RESULTS PRICING
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Participant $100

Children's Hospitals Compensation Survey

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Participate in Survey:

February 25, 2021

Publication Release:

August 27, 2021

Participants Only

Survey features:


  • Participation includes over 40 of the nation’s premier, independent and subsidiary children’s hospitals

    • Features data represented separately for organizations that are a children’s hospital within a hospital facility

  • More than 80 executive- and director-level positions surveyed

  • Comprehensive data on:

    • Salaries

    • Salary increases

    • Incentive opportunities

    • Incentive awards
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Participant No charge $200

Medical Director and Physician Executive Survey

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Participate in Survey:

June 1, 2021

Publication Release:

November 2021

Survey features:


  • Input from more than 4,800 medical directors and more than 590 physician executive positions

  • 2020 Survey contained data on 120 medical director positions and more than 20 physician executives

  • Information also provided on medical director contract administration and methodologies used to determine compensation
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Participant Free $100 $200 $300
Non-participant $1,500 $1,600 $1,750 $1,850

Physician Compensation and Production Survey

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Participate in Survey:

January 4, 2021

Publication Release:

August 2021

Survey features:


  • Data collected on more than 68,000 physicians from 1,172 individual sites of service

  • Reported on 148 physician specialties found in the market

  • Comprehensive source for physician compensation data

  • Data reported nationally and regionally

  • Data on total cash compensation, including pay practices (e.g., call pay, production and quality incentives, medical director and administrative pay, APP supervision), compensation philosophy and governance practices
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Participant No charge $100 $200 $300
Non-participant $2,500 $2,750 $2,750 $3,000

National Staff through Executive Benefits Survey

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The next survey will be conducted in 2022.

Survey features:


  • Includes comprehensive data on:

    • Qualified and non-qualified retirement benefits

    • Health, life and disability benefit

    • Paid time-off, vacation and holidays

    • Perquisites and business expenses

    • Employment agreements, retention plans, and severance

  • Backed by over three decades of experience in design and review of benefit plans

Physician Call Pay Survey

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Participate in Survey:

December 9, 2021

Publication Release:

May 2021

Survey features:


  • 2019-2020 survey included call pay data from 48 specialties

  • 2019-2020 survey had data from more than 2,400 arrangements

  • Data also reported by arrangement type (i.e., employed vs. independent contractor, trauma designation, etc.), for the most robust source of unrestricted call coverage data available in the industry

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Participant Free $100 $200 $300
Non-participant $1,500 $1,600 $1,750 $1,850