League of American Orchestras

 Administrative Staff Salary and Benefits Survey
 2015 - 2016   FY16


 


Welcome to the FY16 (2015—2016) Administrative Staff Salary and Benefits online survey.

PLEASE NOTE:
  • The deadline for the survey is Monday December 21, 2015. We are unable to grant extensions beyond this deadline
    Only participating orchestras will receive the full salary report for their budget groups.


  • Like last year, there will not be a proof book so please make sure that you enter your information accurately and review it before finalizing.

To access the survey, you will need to enter your orchestra's League member ID and the password that was emailed to your orchestra's executive director. This will permit only individuals associated with your orchestra to access your survey data. If you are unsure of your League member ID and password, please contact the Knowledge Center at 646-822-4019 or twk@americanorchestras.org.

If you encounter technical difficulties in opening the survey please read Technical Requirements for Online Administrative Staff Salary and Benefits survey first: Click here to download document.


INFORMATION AND INSTRUCTIONS:

To print a blank form

Click this link to download a blank copy of the survey to use as your working copy. However, remember that only online survey submissions will be included in the final reports.

Moving from cell to cell

Use the TAB KEY or MOUSE CURSOR to move from cell to cell. Do not hit "Enter" as it will take you to the Quit Survey screen.

When you have completed all data entries, click Quit Survey, print a final copy for your files, and click Finalize. Your data will be locked and sent to the Knowledge Center. After you finalize your data, you will need to contact the League if you want to make amendments.

Saving

IMPORTANT: In order to save your entries, you must move from page to page using the Continue button at the bottom of every page. The program will save your entries when you select Continue. Even if you do not enter data on a page, you must click Continue. To end your session, click Quit Survey at the bottom of any page. This will ensure that your data is saved for you to return to it at another time.

Reporting salaries

Report annual budgeted salaries. If a position is staffed by more than one person, please provide an average of their salaries. If part-time personnel are paid hourly, weekly, monthly, or per-service, please indicate your best estimate of the total annual budgeted salary figure for the 2015-16 season.

Salary data should mirror the amounts reported in your 2015-2016 expense budget. Salaries should be gross amounts only and not include fringe benefits, deferred compensation, incentives, extras, or perks.

Navigating the survey

You can navigate the three sections of the survey by clicking on the links provided in the top right corner of each page.

At the bottom of each page, you will be asked to select one of three choices:

  1. CONTINUE - Data is saved and you may move on to the next page.
  2. PRINT - Data is saved. A printer-friendly version of the page you have just completed will be displayed. Select the Printer button on your Browser to print. Then, use the Back arrow button to return to the survey. Select Continue to move to the next page.
  3. QUIT SURVEY-
    1. LOGOUT - Data is saved. I will return to the survey at a later date and/or time.
    2. PRINT COMPLETED SURVEY - Survey is reformatted for printing and will be displayed on a single screen with all responses shown.
    3. FINALIZE - Data is saved and locked and you wish to submit your entire survey to the League's Knowledge Center. Contact the Knowledge Center to unlock the FINALIZED data if revisions need to be made after submitting the survey.

If you have questions or encounter any difficulties, please contact:

Tse Wei Kok — 646-822-4019 or twk@americanorchestras.org

Please Remember

  • The deadline for the survey is Monday December 21, 2015. We are unable to grant extensions beyond this deadline. Only participating orchestras will receive the full salary report for their budget groups.

  • Like last year, there will not be a proof book so please make sure that you enter your information accurately and review it before finalizing.


Enter Login information

Your orchestra ID and password were emailed to executive directors only. Contact twk@americanorchestras.org if you do not know your ID and password.

Name of Individual Completing Survey:  
Email of Individual Completing Survey:  
Orchestra ID:  
Password:  



© League of American Orchestras, 2015.