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Benchmarking Service

Easy. Affordable. Indispensable.

​With more than 500 benchmarks in human capital, health care, benefits prevalence, paid leave and talent acquisition, our database of 10,000 organizations fills the gap between expensive benchmarking services and “going it alone.” Our reports start at just $395*, and allow customized output based on industry, employee size and more.

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How to Order

1. Choose Your Report

2. Customize It

  • Industry
  • Staff Size
  • Geographic Location
  • Sector (public/private)
  • Profit Status (for-profit/nonprofit)

3. Select Report Type

Select from Industry Reports, Customized Reports, or Workplace Analytics Solutions.

Types of Reports

SHRM offers two report types for organizations with fewer than 750 employees: industry reports and customized reports. 

Industry Reports

Number of EmployeesMember PricingNon-Member Pricing
Less than 750$395$575
750 or More$595$775
Available breakdowns: industry and staff size

DeliveryStandard electronic delivery of your report is six business days from time of order.
Need it sooner? If you would like to expedite delivery, we can send your report within three business days for an additional fee of $80.

Customized Reports

Number of EmployeesMember PricingNon-Member Pricing
Less than 750$595$775
750 or More$795$975

Available breakdowns: any combination of industries, sub-industries (e.g., banking), geographic cut, custom staff size cut, unionization, revenue, sector (nonprofit, for profit, government), consulting, and many more.

To order a Customized Report, please contact us at +1.703.535.6366 or


Workforce Analytics Solutions

Number of EmployeesMember PricingNon-Member Pricing
750 or More*$1,195$1,375

*Available for organizations with 750 or more employees ONLY


  • Four customized data segments to fit your needs:
    1. Industry, staff size, sub-industries, unionization, revenue, sector (nonprofit, for-profit, government), consulting and more
    2. Region (based on SHRM membership regions)
    3. Industry
    4. All industries
  • Metrics Support Service — One hour of consulting time with a benchmarking expert to coach you through getting started, interpreting the data in your report, and using the data

To order our Workforce Analytics Solution, please contact us at +1.703.535.6366 or

Industry List

Available industry segments to customize your report:

All Industries
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation
Association — Professional/Trade
Business Support Services
Construction, Mining, Oil & Gas
Educational Services
Government/Public Administration — Federal
Government/Public Administration — State/Local
Health Care, Social Assistance
Manufacturing (durable goods)
Manufacturing (non-durable goods)
Publishing, Broadcasting, Other Media
Real Estate, Rental, Leasing
Religious, Grant - Making, Civic, Professional, and Similar Organizations
Repair and Maintenance
Retail/Wholesale Trade
Services — Accommodation, Food & Drinking Places
Services — Professional, Scientific, Technical
Transportation, Warehousing
Waste Management & Remediation Services

Don’t see your industry listed? Please contact us at +1.703.535.6366 or for additional breakdowns!

Resources and Tools

Need metrics training? Learn about SHRM's Fundamentals of HR Metrics seminar.