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Interactive Tools

SHRM provides members exclusive access to a suite of interactive tools that can help quickly and efficiently perform several essential HR functions. Members can easily compare state labor laws, benchmark benefits and compensation data, and much more.

Available Tools

Multistate Laws

Multistate Laws Comparison Tool

SHRM's new and improved Multistate Laws Comparison Tool allows users to build side-by-side comparison charts featuring state labor laws from across more than 400 topics for all 50 states.

Get to know the new Multistate Laws Comparison Tool here.

International Labor & Employment

International Labor and Employment Compliance Handbook

Featuring 27 countries and counting, this interactive handbook can be used to find detailed and up-to-date compliance information, allowing users to compare the legal landscape and analyze solutions to employment problems in each jurisdiction.

2023 Employee benefits Survey

2023 Employee Benefits Survey

Each year, SHRM launches the Employee Benefits Survey to HR professionals across the United States to assess trends in the prevalence of specific employer-offered benefits across multiple categories. This tool equips members with the overall results of the Employee Benefits Survey and also allows results to be filtered by industry, size and location.

SHRM Benchmarking

SHRM Benchmarking

Members have access to key HR and business metrics by organization size, sector, industry or region with SHRM Benchmarking. If you need annual and hourly U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) compensation and pay structure reports for more than 800 jobs nationally, by state and metro area, visit the BLS Wage Data Center (2022 data). For real-time compensation data, visit the SHRM Compensation Data Center, powered by Salary.com.


How to Administer COBRA, including Model COBRA Notices provided by the U.S. Department of Labor.

SHRM's Job Descriptions Database with more than 1,000 downloadable job description templates. 

Benchmarking HR Metrics and SHRM's HR Revenue and Expense Calculations Spreadsheet for calculating employee costs and more.

SHRM's Interview Question Database with hundreds of competency-based questions for any job interview.

Managing Employee Performance, including sample forms for self-appraisals, performance improvement plans, 360 feedback and more.

SHRM's Total Compensation and Benefits Statement Spreadsheet for calculating a complete compensation statement with automatically generated graphs.