Discover What Your Peers Think About Work

Transparent Compensation & Culture

Industry:Department:
When you were hired at your current job, what was the cash amount of your signing bonus?
ChangeClose

See Comparably's Culture Infographics

Millions of Data Points from Real Employees

Q: When you were hired at your current job, what was the cash amount of your signing bonus?

Answered by 10000+ others in All Industries

The most common answer was "I didn't receive a signing bonus" (77%)

I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
6%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Gender

Male

I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 10000+ Male employees
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Female

I didn't receive a signing bonus
79%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by 5000+ Female employees
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Ethnicity

81%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

Caucasian answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other ethnicities.

  • Caucasian
  • Hispanic or Latino
  • African American
  • Asian or Pacific Islander
  • Native American
  • Other
I didn't receive a signing bonus
81%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 10000+ Caucasian
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
72%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ Hispanic or Latino
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
9%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 1000+ African American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
11%
Answered by 1000+ Asian or Pacific Islander
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
52%
$1 - $1,000
12%
$1,000 - $5,000
23%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 100+ Native American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
71%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by 500+ Other
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Age

89%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

61-65 answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other age groups.

46-50 answered $5,000 - $10,000 the least among all other age groups.

  • 18-25
  • 26-30
  • 31-35
  • 36-40
  • 41-45
  • 46-50
  • 51-55
  • 56-60
  • 61-65
  • 66+
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ aged 18-25
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ aged 26-30
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ aged 31-35
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
75%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 1000+ aged 36-40
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
79%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 1000+ aged 41-45
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
84%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
5%
$5,000 - $10,000
2%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 1000+ aged 46-50
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
85%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
5%
$5,000 - $10,000
2%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ aged 51-55
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
85%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
4%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 100+ aged 56-60
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
89%
$1,000 - $5,000
3%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 100+ aged 61-65
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by < 100 aged 66+
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Education

82%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

Some college answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other education levels.

Associate's answered $10,000+ the least among all other education levels.

  • High school
  • Some college
  • Associate's
  • Bachelor's
  • Master's
  • Doctoral or professional
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
12%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 1000+ with High school education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
82%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 1000+ with Some college education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
2%
Answered by 1000+ with Associate's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
82%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 5000+ with Bachelor's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
72%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
10%
Answered by 1000+ with Master's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
64%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
9%
$10,000+
15%
Answered by 500+ with Doctoral or professional education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Experience

81%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

Over 10 Years answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other segments.

  • Entry Level
  • 1 to 3 Years
  • 3 to 6 Years
  • 6 to 10 Years
  • Over 10 Years
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
9%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ with Entry Level experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
74%
$1 - $1,000
7%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 1000+ with 1 to 3 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
75%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ with 3 to 6 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 1000+ with 6 to 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
81%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 5000+ with Over 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Location

100%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

Fort Lauderdale, FL answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other locations.

San Francisco answered $1 - $1,000 the least among all other locations.

  • Atlanta
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Houston
  • Los Angeles
  • Minneapolis
  • New York
  • Phoenix
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Washington, DC
I didn't receive a signing bonus
72%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 100+ in Atlanta
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
80%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ in Boston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
78%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ in Chicago
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
82%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by 100+ in Dallas
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
83%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 100+ in Denver
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
100%
Answered by < 100 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
74%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
8%
Answered by 100+ in Houston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
78%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ in Los Angeles
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
83%
$10,000+
17%
Answered by < 100 in Minneapolis
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
80%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 1000+ in New York
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
82%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
2%
Answered by 100+ in Phoenix
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
79%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$10,000+
11%
Answered by < 100 in San Diego
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
73%
$1 - $1,000
1%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
12%
Answered by 1000+ in San Francisco
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
65%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
21%
Answered by 500+ in Seattle
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
81%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ in Washington, DC
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

See how other All Industries professionals in the Tech industry feel about work.

Work Culture
Professional Development
Perks & Benefits
More…
Compensation
Leadership
Office Culture

See How You Score Against Your Peers

You’ve completed CATEGORY NAME. Create a free account to see your score & how your culture answers rank you.Start NEXT CATEGORY NAME

Comparably Recent Insights

See what our data says about the tech community at large.