Incentive Pay Practices

Among the tools for attracting and retaining top talent are incentive plans. This report summarizes the results of a March 2021 WorldatWork survey on incentive pay practices at privately held companies, publicly traded companies, nonprofit organizations and government organizations.

Updated report will be available to members in June 2024. 

Survey Results: Publicly Traded Companies

This survey reveals how employers use a variety of short- and long-term plans to drive employee performance at publicly traded companies.

Survey Results: Government/Nonprofit Organizations

This survey reveals the impact of incentive plans at government/nonprofit organizations.

Survey Results: Private Companies

This survey reveals the factors in designing multiple short- and long-term incentive pay plans at private companies and the impact on company growth.

Ready to Get Started?

Join WorldAtWork today and jumpstart your career.