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From The Croner Company

Trends in Pay for Video Gaming Jobs in the U.K.

The Croner Company has conducted the preeminent compensation survey for the U.S. entertainment industry since 2013. The Croner Entertainment Survey – International is launching in 2022 in response to demand from U.S. clients with global locations for compensation data on international entertainment positions. [...]

February 15th, 2022|News & Trends|

Emerging Policies for Hybrid and Permanently Remote Work

The results of a Croner Company pulse survey about remote work 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 work expect to have [...]

December 22nd, 2021|News & Trends|

Moderate Compensation Growth for Entertainment Industry

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 [...]

December 13th, 2021|News & Trends|

Executives in Television and Digital Entertainment Experience Only Moderate Compensation Growth

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 [...]

October 14th, 2021|News & Trends|

COVID-19 Impacted Compensation for 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 majority of [...]

September 7th, 2021|Attracting and Retaining Talent|

New Job Families Added to the 2021 Croner Software Games Survey

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 [...]

May 12th, 2021|News & Trends|