2019 Minnesota Ambulatory Surgery Center Compensation & Benefits Survey

Sponsored by Minnesota Ambulatory Surgery Center Association

General Information

This survey covers 20 ambulatory surgery center positions and collects pay data including base pay rates, base pay ranges, and incentive practices.  The survey also covers pay and benefits practices such as call pay, shift differentials, sign-on bonuses, health and dental insurance, retirement plans, and paid time off.  The effective date of data is September 1, 2019.  As data availability permits, the survey report will include pay data cuts for metro and non-metro geographies.

2019 Survey Timeline

  • October 14: Survey opens, survey participation form distributed
  • November 8: Survey participation EXTENDED deadline
  • By December 4: Survey results distributed


Participants who are MNASCA members will receive the survey report free of charge as a benefit of membership; the survey report will be available for purchase at a price of $150 for non-participants as well as participants who are not MNASCA members.  To order a copy of the survey, please contact Rachel E. Stuckey, Legislative Coordinator, at 651-556-9205 or by email at rstuckey@messerlikramer.com.

Survey Information and Participation Materials

To participate in the survey, click on the Survey Participation Form link below.  When it opens, download and save the file to your computer and begin completing.  When finished, return your completed Participation Form to Altura Consulting Group LLC by email at surveys@alturaconsultinggroup.com.

Survey Administrator

Altura Consulting Group LLC
520 Indian Mound Street, Suite 1A
Wayzata, MN 55391

Statement of Confidentiality

The objective of Altura’s survey reports and all methods and procedures used to produce the reports, is to provide maximum information value without disclosing any information that could be specifically associated with an individual survey participant.

All survey data submitted by participants for surveys conducted by Altura Consulting Group is provided on the basis that the data confidentiality of each participant will be fully protected at all times.

Protection of confidentiality extends to compensation data reported and to any kind of observation or form of analysis that could serve to identify a company with its data to an experienced person.

Our surveys are designed and administered in compliance with anti-trust guidelines.