Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey Salary Survey

Benchmarking employer–provided employee health care benefits is the focus of the 2015 Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey report. Benefits data effective January 1, 2015 was provided by 101 respondents representing over 70,000 employees. Data for 225 medical plans and 119 dental plans in the United States was collected. The report provides a timely baseline for employers wishing to benchmark their health plan costs and practices with other employers. This is the eighth annual benchmarking survey published by ERI Salary Surveys. It provides current data that may be used to identify trends in health care costs and coverage so that informed decisions may be made for effective benefits management.

Representation by region in the United States is as follows:
  • Northeast – 19%
  • North Central – 21%
  • Southeast – 19%
  • South Central – 8%
  • West Coast – 33%
Types of medical plans offered in the United States are as follows:
  • Preferred Provider Organization (PPO) – 47%
  • Health Maintenance Organization (HMO) – 28%
  • Point of Service (POS) – 4%
  • Exclusive Provider Organization (EPO) – 3%
  • Indemnity – 0%
  • High Deductible Health Plan (HDHP) – 18%
Types of dental plans offered in the United States are as follows:
  • Dental Preferred Provider Organization (DPPO) – 73%
  • Dental Maintenance Organization (DMO) – 19%
  • Dental Point of Service (DPOS) – 3%
  • Dental Indemnity – 4%
  • Reimbursement – 1%

The Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey Salary Survey documents market-based pay data for 0 executive and 0 non-management salary benchmark jobs from up to three databases: digitized public sources, ERI Assessor Series data, and direct participants. The following information is reported for each job title (salary data are shown in means, medians, and percentile cuts):

  • Annual Salary
  • Incentive/Variable Pay
  • Total Direct Annual Compensation
  • Job Description
  • Graph with a Trend Line and Data Points
  • Selected Characteristics of the Occupation (SCO)

Survey information is solicited through traditional mail, email, and online questionnaires. Each data submission is thoroughly screened by our team of experienced researchers prior to inclusion in a survey. No attempt is made to alter incumbent data as reported other than to normalize collected compensation amounts to a common date. Data collection begins October and ends March. Survey results are published annually in July, with an effective data date of March 31 of the given survey year.

Sorry, no job titles were found for the 2015 Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey survey.

Sorry, no job titles were found for the 2015 Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey survey.

Sorry, no participants were found for the 2015 Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey survey.

Sorry, no participants were found for the 2015 Health Care Benefits Benchmarking Survey survey.

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