WASHINGTON — The American Bakers Association and SNAC International have released their 2021 salary and benefits survey and made it available for purchase. The data covers company profile information, compensation practices, benefits, and compensation information for 34 positions from 36 food manufacturers and suppliers in the United States and Canada.
The survey features data collected from all segments of the bakery and snacks industry, including bread and rolls, potato and tortilla chips, cakes and pies, cookies and crackers, sweets and tortillas. Information is also provided on corporate, divisional and plant management positions with salaries broken down by region and plant size.
The data was submitted and analyzed by the Compdata Survey Practice on salary.com.
“By joining forces with SNAC International for this survey, our two organizations can offer our respective members a comprehensive analysis of current wage and compensation trends in the bakery and snack industries,” said Robb MacKie, President and CEO of the ABA. “With so many changes in the workforce, this valuable resource will help the snack and bakery industries budget, recruit and retain talent in today’s extremely challenging job market.”
Elizabeth Avery, President and CEO of SNAC, said: “For the 2021 salary and benefits survey, we recognized the close connection between our food manufacturers and their suppliers by including both sectors. in the results. The data examines how organizations implemented competitive hiring practices, adjusted compensation and incentives due to the COVID-19 pandemic, and provided various benefits in addition to salary.