About Research

Welcome to CUPA-HR Research

If you need business intelligence to guide your compensation and benefits decisions, you've come to the right place! For 50 years, CUPA-HR research has provided higher ed institutions with the most up-to-date, reliable and comprehensive salary, benefits and workforce data available.

Why choose CUPA-HR research?

Use the links below to find the information you're looking for, or visit our Survey FAQs.

Order Results

Survey results are served up two ways:

  • Annual Reports, which are published for each survey, offer an excellent overview of the data.
  • DataOnDemand is a powerful data analysis tool that allows subscribers to create comparison groups and custom reports. This subscription service is purchased separately for each survey.

Due to the way CUPA-HR survey data is delivered, we are unable to offer refunds. Before you purchase, please review the available resources and ask any clarifying questions.

Explore DataOnDemand

Pricing
DOD Users Guide
Data Use Agreement
Data Anonymity Statement

Due to the way CUPA-HR survey data is delivered, we are unable to offer refunds. Before you purchase, please review the available resources and ask any clarifying questions.

Still Can't Find What You Need?

No problem. Use the Ask Research form, which places you in a queue for obtaining help. Our research team does its best to respond within 24 hours (during business hours).

Compensation Evaluation Service

In an effort to help governing boards determine appropriate compensation for their top institutional leaders, CUPA-HR has partnered with AGB Search to provide select data for AGB Search's Compensation Evaluation Service. Learn more about this and other search resources.

 

The CUPA-HR national office will be closed November 22-23 in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.