Executive Salary Survey Data Trends: 2015-2016

by Lyle Leritz, Ph.D. 21. October 2016 09:25
October marks the opening of ERI Salary Surveys’ data collection phase. Over the next six months, organizations throughout the U.S. and Canada will submit compensation data for use in ERI’s traditional industry-specific and job function salary surveys. As we prepare for incoming data for the 2017 reports (available in July), let’s look at some salary comparisons between 2015 and 2016 submissions for both nonprofit and for-profit reports. [More]

Charity Navigator’s Report on Nonprofit Executive Compensation

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 20. October 2016 13:34
Charity Navigator (CN) recently published its tenth Charity CEO Compensation Study, stating that it is “designed to serve as a tool for board members seeking benchmarking data and for donors who want to gain a better understanding of nonprofit compensation practices.” But the data won’t be of much use to many who are tasked with setting nonprofit executive compensation. [More]

IRS Sets Nonprofit Organization Work Plan for 2017

by Linda M. Lampkin, Senior Nonprofit Compensation Specialist 20. October 2016 09:05
The recently released IRS Tax Exempt and Government Entities FY 2017 Work Plan contains little news but does reiterate its focus on data-driven enforcement activity for those concerned about compliance in the nonprofit sector. [More]