Cover: The Wage Survey as a Managerial Tool.

The Wage Survey as a Managerial Tool.

Published 1966

by W. A. Groenekamp

Purchase Print Copy

 Format Price
Add to Cart Paperback14 pages $20.00

An evaluation of wage surveys based on the experiences of practitioners in the field of wage administration. The success of wage surveys depends on many factors, the most important being the use of managerial judgment. Computers have made it possible to obtain data quickly, but more care than ever is now needed to ensure intelligent use of these data. 14 pp.

This report is part of the RAND paper series. The paper was a product of RAND from 1948 to 2003 that captured speeches, memorials, and derivative research, usually prepared on authors' own time and meant to be the scholarly or scientific contribution of individual authors to their professional fields. Papers were less formal than reports and did not require rigorous peer review.

This document and trademark(s) contained herein are protected by law. This representation of RAND intellectual property is provided for noncommercial use only. Unauthorized posting of this publication online is prohibited; linking directly to this product page is encouraged. Permission is required from RAND to reproduce, or reuse in another form, any of its research documents for commercial purposes. For information on reprint and reuse permissions, please visit

RAND is a nonprofit institution that helps improve policy and decisionmaking through research and analysis. RAND's publications do not necessarily reflect the opinions of its research clients and sponsors.