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Competing for Software Gaming Talent Was More Expensive in 2021

Posted on Jan 6, 2022 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

Are you able to compete effectively for software gaming talent? It may be time to benchmark your salaries and incentives to market data. The recently published 2021 Croner Software Games Survey – North America shows that jobs at U.S. software gaming companies experienced material compensation growth in the past year. The growth in compensation was […]

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Emerging Policies for Hybrid and Permanently Remote Work

Posted on Dec 22, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The results of a Croner Company pulse survey about remote work[1] show a majority of participating companies will allow hybrid work schedules going forward. Hybrid work is defined as requiring some days in the office and allowing some days to be work from home.  The greatest number of those companies that will allow for hybrid […]

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Moderate Compensation Growth for Entertainment Industry

Posted on Dec 13, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The annual Croner Entertainment Survey provides comprehensive market data about 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 recently published 2021 Croner Entertainment Survey include: Professional independent contributor positions and operating independent contributor / support positions experienced the […]

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Executives in Television and Digital Entertainment Experience Only Moderate Compensation Growth

Posted on Oct 14, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News

The 2021 C2HR Content Developers Compensation Survey provides competitive compensation data for positions in companies that develop content for television and digital entertainment, as well as positions specific to television and radio broadcasting.  High level trends from the 2021 results include: All organization levels experienced some year-over-year growth in compensation. Operating individual contributor / support […]

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COVID-19 Impacted Compensation for Animation and Visual Effects Jobs

Posted on Sep 7, 2021 by in Animation Industry News, Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments

Animation and Visual Effects Jobs The recently published results of the 2021 Croner Animation and Visual Effects Survey shows noteworthy trends in compensation from the past year.  The highlights below are extracts from Croner’s annual report of third-party market data for roles specific to producing animation and visual effects. Base salaries increased year-over-year for the […]

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New Job Families Added to the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey

Posted on May 12, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The position grids for the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey will cover ten new software gaming job families this year.  These additions result from discussions with survey participant companies at the annual Survey Planning Meeting.  The meeting was attended by human resources and compensation professionals from companies developing and/or publishing games in all platform types […]

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Launch of the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey – International

Posted on May 4, 2021 by in Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Recent Developments, Software Games Industry

The Croner Company’s survey of global software gaming jobs will launch on Thursday, May 20, 2021. Industry professionals will gather virtually to learn about compensation trends for video gaming jobs and to plan for this year’s survey content. The survey covers jobs in gaming companies with employees in the U.K and Europe.  Human resources and […]

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Launch of the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey – North America

Posted on Apr 28, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Software Games Industry

The 2021 Croner Software Games Survey will be launched on Thursday, May 6, 2021. Industry professionals will gather virtually to plan for the jobs to be covered in this year’s compensation survey of the software gaming industry. The annual Survey planning meeting is for human resources and compensation professionals from companies developing and/or publishing games. […]

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Compensation for Local Media Jobs: 2021 Croner Survey Planning Meeting

Posted on Mar 9, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Surveys, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The 2021 Croner Local Media Survey will launch on Thursday, March 25th. The Survey reports competitive pay rates for local advertising account executives and for television and radio programming and operations positions at local TV and radio stations. Human Resources executives from major media companies will gather virtually to plan this year’s survey content. Participating […]

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New Jobs Added to Survey of Content Developer Jobs and Connectivity Provider Jobs

Posted on Feb 2, 2021 by in Attracting and Retaining Talent, Compensation Programs, Compensation Solutions, Compensation Surveys, Digital Entertainment Compensation News, Media Industry News, Recent Developments

The position grids for the 2021 C2HR Content Developers Compensation Survey will cover four new job families this year. These additions result from discussions with industry representatives at the annual Survey Planning Meeting. The Planning Meeting was attended by human resources and compensation professionals from 25 companies that create and broadcast content on television, cable […]

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