Our 2020 ESOP Executive Compensation Survey is now collecting responses! The survey is open to all privately held companies with an ESOP.

Take the survey here.

A PDF of the questionnaire is available here for reference and to help you gather the necessary information. 

In appreciation for their time, all respondents will receive a 75% discount on the full survey results.

The survey will be open until October 12th.

Past survey results are available below.

Executive Compensation Survey2019 ESOP Executive and Board Director Compensation Survey Report

This survey includes detailed compensation data for eight top executive positions, including base, incentive, stock-based, and deferred compensation. It also includes in-depth information on types and amounts of board director compensation.

Repurchase Obligation Survey2017 Repurchase Obligation Survey Report

This report covers the major findings of the NCEO's 2017 ESOP Repurchase Obligation Survey. It includes an extensive appendix with separate tables for each survey item.


Corporate Governance Survey2016 Corporate Governance Survey Report

The NCEO's 2016 Corporate Governance Survey covers a wide range of governance issues including board composition, director terms, expected changes to the board, the role of ESOP participants in governance, the characteristics of the ESOP trustee, and trustee and director compensation.


ESPP Survey2016 ESPP Survey Report

The NCEO collaborated with the National Association of Stock Plan Professionals (NASPP) and the Certified Equity Professional Institute at Santa Clara University (CEPI) to develop and distribute this survey.