Women are estimated to make up 40% of the workforce globally, but the average proportion of women in the mobile workforce is considerably smaller than this. Ahead of International Women's Day on 8 March, we look at why this is.
In our latest Mobility Basics post we examine the host-based approach to paying expatriate salaries, looking at when and why it should be used.
Monitoring salary trends around the world is important for managing pay for your both local and internationally mobile employees. Here we report on the key findings from this year's Salary Trends Survey.
UK professionals are expected to receive a 1.1 percent real salary increase in 2020, equating to approximately £334.62pa on average.
The average real salary increase in China is forecast to be 3.6% above inflation in 2020, down slightly from 3.7% in 2019.
The average real salary increase in Hong Kong is forecast to be 1.4% above inflation in 2020, up from 1.0% in 2019.
The average real salary increase in Singapore is forecasted to be 3.0% in 2020, down from 3.3% in 2019.
Alternative host-based approaches to expat pay, such as the local-plus approach, are proving popular. But is it always a more cost-effective approach?
When companies are dealing with mobile workers, how and where to deliver pay is not always straightforward and can depend on a range of factors.
ECA's MyExpatriate Market Pay Reports provide in-depth benchmarking information covering all aspects of a long-term international assignment package. Find out how these reports help mobility teams around the world.