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Spot Survey of 2020 Merit Forecasts


Thank you for participating in our annual Spot Survey of 2020 Merit Forecasts and Practices

This survey covers U.S. forecasts and should take only a few minutes to complete.  The survey provides an update to results from our mid-year Policies, Practices & Merit Survey. Results will be provided free of charge to all participants.  The Survey is open for participation until COB December 13, 2019.

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1. What is your 2019 Forecast for the items below?  The cells will accept decimal points. Please report 0% if no budget is planned.  Note: Budgets for Promotions and/or Special Adjustments typically range between 0.25% and 2.5%, reflected as a Percent of Total Payroll.
Space Cell OverallExecutivesManagementProfessionalsSupport / Non-Exempt
Merit (as % of Payroll)
Promotions (as % of Payroll)
Special Adjustments (as % of Payroll)
Combined Promotions and Special Adjustments (as % of Payroll)
Total Increase Budget: Merit + Promo + Special Adjustments (as % of Payroll)
Single Salary Increase Budget (as % of Payroll (Components Not broken out)