2019 Farm Service Group Exempt Staff Compensation Survey

Co-Sponsored by Ag Processing Inc., Bunge North America, Cargill AgHorizons and CHS Inc.

General Information

This 17th edition of the Farm Service Group Exempt Staff Compensation Survey provides information on unique exempt positions in the agribusiness industry not typically found in other published surveys but common to large and mid-sized agribusiness organizations.

The survey covers 31 positions from administrative support and merchandising to executive level positions.  It also covers other pay practices such as incentive/bonus pay and perquisites.

There is no cost to participate and each participant will receive a complimentary copy of the full survey results.  Please note that the survey report is not available to non-participants.  Contact Survey Administrator at surveys@alturaconsultinggroup.com to learn more.

2019 Survey Schedule

  • April 29:  Survey packet distributed (Data effective May 1, 2019)
  • June 14:  Survey participation EXTENDED deadline
  • August 1:  Survey results distributed

Survey Information and Participation Materials

To participate in the survey, click on the Survey Participation Form link below.  After your selection has opened, SAVE the file to your computer.  Complete the survey form, saving information to the file on YOUR computer as you work on it.  Return your completed survey form to Altura Consulting Group 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.