Salary budgets rose 2.1 percent in survey
JANESVILLE Rock County 5.0 and the Blackhawk Human Resource Association have released the results of a salary and benefits survey that looks at hourly wages and benefits for local employees.
The survey provides a comprehensive listing of hourly wages, covering nearly 70 occupational titles. In addition to providing detailed salary information, employer benefits packages also are profiled.
The survey results represent data reported from more than 50 businesses and organizations encompassing more than 6,000 employees.
The survey found that:
-- The average general salary budget increase was 2.1 percent, while the average pay range adjustment was 1.8 percent.
-- All respondents indicated that they provided health care coverage for their employees and approximately 96 percent offered dental coverage, as well.
-- Nearly 65 percent said they provided some form of tuition reimbursement.
Organizations that participated in the survey received the entire 130-page report. Click here for an abbreviated version.
Individuals and businesses also can buy the full report from Blackhawk Human Resource Association.
Rock County 5.0 is a five-year public/private economic development initiative designed to reposition and revitalize Rock County's economy.
For more information, visit rockcounty5.com.