2019 Wage and Benefits Survey

The 2019 Wage and Benefits Survey is CLOSED. Thank you for your participation.


Keep checking back for updates on the completed report.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the Wage and Benefits Study?
The Wage and Benefits Study is an assessment of manufacturing companies and the jobs they provide in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Manufacturing companies from all across the state participate by completing a survey that contains simple questions about the wage and benefits packages they offer to their employees.

Who can participate?
Any company with manufacturing operations within the commonwealth of Kentucky is eligible to participate—the company is not required to be based or headquartered in Kentucky, just to have manufacturing operations of some kind in the Commonwealth.

When does the survey open and close?
Data collection for this study is scheduled to coincide with parts of National Manufacturing Month. The survey will open on 10/14/19 and close on 12/31/19.

Why participate?
All companies that participate will receive access to the results of the study—a compilation of wage and benefits package data specific to manufacturing jobs and companies from all across the Commonwealth.

When will the results be ready?
The regional and statewide results will be ready in early 2020 and all participants will be notified when they are available.

Questions completing the Survey
If there are any questions completing the survey, please contact Joel Thomas (jthomas@iqsresearch.com) or 502-244-6600.

Thanks to our 2019 Wage & Benefits Survey Sponsors!