Discover Why the World's
Most Innovative Companies
Rely on Radford

Why Radford?

High-quality data, direct from HR teams
Data is the foundation of our business, which is why we operate as a participant-only survey. This means there’s only one way to join and access the Radford Global Compensation Database: Submit a complete data input that passes multiple rounds of quality assurance.

Partner with a trusted resource
Board members, C-level leaders, investors, human resources professionals, recruiters and employees know and trust the Radford platform. You’ll gain faster buy-in on key compensation decisions when you use Radford data.

Real customer service
A dedicated data consultant will guide you through the annual survey input and data review process. This data consultant will also serve as your point of contact for reporting questions and access to training resources. We also offer complimentary online and one-on-one training. 

The most complete job library in the business
Our comprehensive job library spans every business function and includes an extensive collection of jobs―something we call job modules―focused on key sectors including technology, life sciences, retail, media, manufacturing, energy and more.

Zero in on the data that matters most to you
Our database, currently spanning 23.3+ million people at 6,400+ organizations, is updated quarterly, allowing Radford to deliver the timely, targeted data you need to compete in today's hottest talent hubs.

Benchmark on a state of the art platform
Whether you're dealing with a fire drill job offer or a large-scale annual analysis, you'll be able to benchmark pay on-demand for thousands of jobs in a highly-targeted manner across demographic, geographic and industry lines all on the Radford Network®.

We're much more than a data provider
Beyond compensation, our suite of market practice studies are designed to handle your most pressing issues and cover annual salary increases, incentive design, new graduate pay, allowances and more. Plus, we have a 60-person global consulting team ready to handle your biggest plan design challenges.


Quick Facts

The Radford Global Compensation Database provides access to incredible insights spanning a wealth of companies, employees and countries all on a single unified survey platform.

Our database, both in the US and around the world, has never been stronger. Explore the map below to view incumbent and participant counts by country in the Radford Global Compensation Database.



Distribution of Radford Global Compensation Database Participants


Industry Distribution

Employee Headcount Distribution



Participating Firms and Job Library

With Radford, you'll be joining some of the world's leading companies

We’re focused on supporting innovation-based companies operating in highly competitive markets for talent. Take a look at some of our amazing clients and what they have to say about working with us.

  • Adobe
  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Atlassian
  • AT&T
  • Cisco
  • Facebook
  • Github
  • Gong
  • Hewlett Packard
  • Intel
  • Lenovo
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Lyft
  • Microsoft
  • Nextdoor
  • Nvidia
  • Oracle
  • PayPal
  • Peloton Interactive
  • Pinterest
  • Red Hat
  • SAP
  • Splunk
  • Square
  • Tesla Motors
  • Workday
  • WeWork
  • Zoom Video
  • 10x Genomics
  • 23andMe
  • Abbot Labs
  • Abbvie
  • Alnylam Pharmaceuticals
  • AstraZeneca
  • Baxter
  • Biogen
  • Calico
  • CRISPR Therapeutics
  • Daichi Sankyo
  • Danaher
  • Eli Lilly
  • Gilead Sciences
  • GlaxoSmithKline
  • Illumina
  • Impossible Foods
  • Jazz Pharmaceuticals
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Lonza
  • Moderna
  • Merck & Co.
  • Novartis
  • Novo Nordisk
  • Pfizer
  • Philips Healthcare
  • Regeneron
  • Roche
  • Seattle Genetics
  • Takeda Pharmaceuticals
  • Airbnb
  • Albertsons/Safeway
  • Alibaba
  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Best Buy
  • DoorDash
  • eBay
  • Etsy
  • Expedia
  • Gap
  • Home Depot
  • Instacart
  • Kayak Opentable
  • Kohls
  • Live Nation Entertainment
  • Levi Strauss & Co.
  • Macy's
  • Marriott International
  • Nike
  • Nordstrom
  • Ross Stores
  • Sephora
  • Subway Restaurants Inc.
  • Target
  • The Kroger Company
  • Walmart
  • Warby Parker
  • Wayfair
  • Williams Sonoma
  • Activision Blizzard
  • Amazon
  • Apple
  • Bandai Namco
  • Capcom USA
  • Draftkings
  • Electronic Arts
  • Fanduel
  • Fox Corporation
  • fuboTV
  • Home Box Office
  • Hulu
  • Konami
  • Netflix
  • Niantic
  • Nintendo of America
  • Pandora Media
  • Pixar
  • Pocket Gems
  • Redbox
  • Red Ventures
  • Riot Games
  • Soundcloud
  • Spotify
  • The New York Times
  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Tribune Media
  • Ubisoft
  • Viacom
  • Warner Media
  • BAE Systems
  • Borg Warner
  • Callaway Golf
  • Caterpillar Inc.
  • Chargepoint
  • Clif Bar & Company
  • Coherent
  • Continental Automotive Systems
  • Cruise Automation
  • Ford Motor Company
  • General Dynamics
  • General Motors
  • Hasbro
  • Honeywell International
  • John Deere Company
  • Just
  • Kratos Defense
  • Lockheed Martin
  • Nio
  • Nissan North America
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Robert Bosch Llc
  • Schneider Electric
  • Sleep Number Corporation
  • Space Exploration Technologies
  • Thales
  • The Boeing Company
  • The Clorox Company
  • Virgin Orbit
  • Whirlpool Corporation
  • Ameren
  • AMSC
  • Ballard Power Systems
  • BluEarth Renewables
  • BPX Energy
  • Chevron
  • CITGO Petroleum Corporation
  • CMS Energy
  • Consolidated Edison
  • Constellation
  • Delek US Holdings
  • Ferrellgas Partners
  • First Solar
  • GE Power
  • Generac Holdings
  • Greenlots
  • Halliburton
  • Kinder Morgan
  • Lyten
  • Martin Marietta Materials
  • NRG Energy
  • NuStar Energy
  • Quantumscape
  • Schlumberger
  • Solaredge Technologies
  • Sunpower
  • Sunrun
  • The Williams Companies Inc
  • Valero Energy
  • Xcel Energy

To view a complete list of participating companies, including the ability to filter by country and industry, please click the button below:

Explore our Full Dynamic Participant List

Client Voices


And have access to the most complete job library in the business

Our comprehensive job library spans every business function and includes an extensive collection of jobs―something we call a job module. Within these job modules, you’ll find a wide range of highly-targeted job families for all industries, including:

  • Hardware Development
  • Software Development
  • ASIC/Layout Design Engineer
  • UI/UX Engineer
  • CAD Engineer
  • Digital/Analog Engineer
  • Firmware Engineer
  • Optical Engineer
  • Product Security Engineer
  • RF/Wireless Engineer
  • QA/QC Engineer
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Machine Operator
  • Machine Learning Engineer
  • Process Technician
  • Blockchain Developer
  • Semiconductor Assembler
  • Technical Writing
  • Tool and Die Maker
  • Mechanical Design
  • Systems Design
  • Web Development
  • Industrial Design
  • Network Planning
  • Animal Care
  • Biological Sciences
  • Chemical Sciences
  • Biostatician
  • Clinical Nurse
  • Clinical Research
  • Drug Safety
  • Fermentation
  • Lab Assistant
  • Genetic Counselor
  • Glasswasher
  • Medical Affairs
  • Medical Writer
  • Pharmacology
  • Research Fellow
  • Scientific Management
  • Toxicology
  • Translational Medicine
  • Store Clerk
  • Cashier
  • Retail Store Manager
  • Retail Store Associate
  • Retail Customer Support
  • Retail Buyer
  • Visual Merchandiser
  • Product Specialist
  • Fashion Designer
  • Fashion Colorist
  • Online Marketer
  • Online Merchandiser
  • Game Producer
  • Game Economy Designer
  • Game Level Designer
  • Gameplay Analyst
  • Esports League Manager
  • Esports Announcer
  • Live Event Producer
  • Monetization Analyst
  • Artist/Concept Artist
  • Technical Director
  • Animator
  • Videographer
  • Photographer
  • Creative Writer
  • Content Producer
  • Package Assembler
  • Process Inspector
  • Process Operator
  • Machine Operator
  • Manufacturing Engineer
  • Manufacturing Technician
  • Product Test Technician
  • Quality Technician
  • Test Engineer
  • Logistics Analyst
  • Supply Chain Manager
  • Materials Planner
  • Oil and Gas Engineer
  • Renewables Engineer
  • Solar Engineer
  • Battery Engineer
  • Hydraulic Engineer
  • Wind Turbine Engineer
  • Nuclear Engineer
  • Drilling Operations
  • Mining Operations
  • Marine Operations
  • Field Operations
  • Field Control
  • Field Production
  • Environmental Health
  • Emissions Monitoring
  • Land Administration
  • Oil & Gas Metering
  • Pipeline Operations
  • Petrophysics
  • Reserves Analysis
  • Well Service

To view Radford’s complete global job list, including the ability to filter by module, function and drill down into job family area, please click the button below:

Explore our Full Dynamic Job List


Ready to See the Radford Network in Action? Explore the Videos Below

Location Analytics
Discover an innovative way to compare compensation differentials and talent availability around the world.

Quick Benchmarks Overview
Instantly market price a job or group of jobs within a single, customizable market (excluding your data) and use the interactive online display.

Peer Groups Overview
Those who have purchased peer groups now have the ability to create their own peer groups and use them directly in our Market Queries tool.

Job Matching Overview
Discover how to navigate the new Radford Global Job Architecture and Leveling System and learn some helpful job matching tips.

Additional Resources

The Radford Platform
Learn more about the Radford Platform and our client portal, the Radford Network.

Explore Radford's Market Practice Studies Suite
Beyond compensation benchmarking, Radford clients can gain added value by joining our complimentary suite of market practice studies.

Understand Radford's Global Leveling Structure
See how a consistent leveling structure enables more robust and diverse analytics across sectors, geographies and jobs.