The National Compensation Survey (NCS) is an establishment-based survey that provides comprehensive measures of (1) employer costs for employee compensation, including wages and salaries, and benefits, (2) compensation trends, and (3) the incidence of employer-sponsored benefits among workers. The NCS also collects data and produces estimates on the provisions of selected employer-sponsored benefit plans.
|Quick Facts: National Compensation Measures|
|Subject areas||Pay, Benefits|
|How the data are obtained|
|Periodicity of data availability||Quarterly, Annual|
|Geographic detail||National, Census region|
|Scope||Private sector, State and local government|
Last Modified Date: December 15, 2017