2018-2019 Salary Budget Survey
Global Salary Budget & Compensation Planning Survey
Salary Increase Budget Data for over 140 Countries
The 2018-2019 Salary Budget Survey is Closed for Participation

The 2018-2019 Culpepper Salary Budget & Compensation Planning Survey is closed for participation.

This survey focuses on current and projected budgets for base salary increases, salary range structure adjustments, promotional increases, and variable pay budgets. Practices topics include salary budgeting, human capital expense strategies, and total rewards strategies.

Results will provide salary budget breakouts by type of job, performance, industry sector, company size, city, and country.


Executives and professionals within HR and finance departments responsible for compensation budgets are eligible to submit data on behalf of their organizations. HR and compensation consulting firms do not qualify to participate.

Participation Deadline

This survey closed on August 6, 2018.


Survey reports and results are FREE to eligible participants who completed the 2018-2019 Salary Budget Update & Compensation Planning Survey by August 6, 2018.

Non-participants will be able to purchase the final results for $895 USD on September 4th.

Survey Results

All eligible participants who complete the 2018-2019 Salary Budget & Compensation Planning Survey will receive a complimentary report with survey results after we have finished collecting, verifying, and analyzing data.

Final comprehensive results will be emailed to participants on Friday, August 17, 2018. The final report will include a summary of results in PDF format and an Excel file with customizable outputs.