2016 Salary Budgets
2016 U.S. Salary Budget
The 2016 U.S. salary budget increases are projected again at 3.0 to 3.1 percent. The Consumer Price Index (CPI) continues to run low for the last 12 months. The all-items index was 0.5 percent over the last 12 months. Although many factors are considered in salary budgets, the CPI is a driver. Check here to see a trend on salary budgets since 2008.