Results are in for the TAPPI Industry Compensation Survey

Results are in for the 2015 TAPPI Industry Compensation Survey

Preliminary results for TAPPI’s Industry Compensation Survey are now available. Compare your compensation to others, see salary and benefit trends and evaluate your potential career growth.

How Do I Access the Results?

Simply take the survey and get access to a full summary of aggregated compensation data at no charge. Note: If you have already taken the survey, please do not create a new account. If you do not remember your password, the login screen has an option for you to reset the password. 

For a nominal charge ($30 for Members/$50 for Non-members), you can receive Premium Access to filtering of the compensation data and create a personalized report.  This includes question by question results by:

  • Industry segment
  • Job type
  • Geographic locations
  • Level of responsibility
  • Level of education
  • And more!

Nonparticipants can purchase access to extended filtering capabilities for $200.

TAPPI will continue to collect data for the next several months, so log in as many times as you want to generate new reports!

All comparisons have an on demand pop-up chart that you can download to PowerPoint or PDF, or export to an excel spreadsheet. 

    Can I See the Results Without Taking the Survey? 

    Nonparticipants can purchase access to the extensive aggregated data with filtering capabilities for $200.

    Instructions for Completing the Survey

    The  TAPPI Industry Compensation Survey  provides access to salary information across TAPPI’s industries.   This is a tremendous resource for individuals and HR professionals alike.  

    Answer the questions at your convenience.  

    • Enter your actual data
    • Log in and out as many times as you want and whenever you want.
    • Save your answers by using the "Save This Page" or "Save and Continue" buttons at the bottom of each page.
    • Answer questions in any order.
    • We recommend that you download and review the Quick Start Guide to help you get familiar with the survey platform and navigation.
    • You must answer at least 80% of the questions to receive access to personalized reports and charts.

    Take the survey


    If you are in need of assistance or have questions, please contact our support team at [email protected]