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

Answered by 5000+ others in All Departments

The most common answer was "I didn't receive a signing bonus" (72%)

I didn't receive a signing bonus
72%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Gender

Male

I didn't receive a signing bonus
72%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by 1000+ Male employees
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Female

I didn't receive a signing bonus
71%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ Female employees
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NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Ethnicity

76%
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
76%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 1000+ Caucasian
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
66%
$1 - $1,000
10%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 100+ Hispanic or Latino
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
58%
$1 - $1,000
13%
$1,000 - $5,000
17%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 100+ African American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
63%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
8%
$10,000+
12%
Answered by 500+ Asian or Pacific Islander
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
43%
$1 - $1,000
13%
$1,000 - $5,000
26%
$5,000 - $10,000
10%
$10,000+
8%
Answered by 100+ Native American
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
66%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
10%
Answered by 100+ Other
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Department

86%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

IT answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other departments.

Admin answered $10,000+ the least among all other departments.

  • Engineering
  • Product
  • Design
  • Marketing
  • Executive
  • Operations
  • Admin
  • Business Development
  • Finance
  • Communications
  • Customer Support
  • HR
  • IT
  • Legal
  • Sales
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+ working in Engineering department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
65%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
8%
$10,000+
14%
Answered by 100+ working in Product department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
64%
$1 - $1,000
9%
$1,000 - $5,000
15%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 100+ working in Design department
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+ working in Marketing department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
70%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
12%
Answered by 100+ working in Executive department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
73%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 100+ working in Operations department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
1%
Answered by 100+ working in Admin department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
10%
Answered by 100+ working in Business Development department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
68%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
15%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 100+ working in Finance department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
59%
$1 - $1,000
10%
$1,000 - $5,000
15%
$5,000 - $10,000
13%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by < 100 working in Communications department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
73%
$1 - $1,000
10%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by 100+ working in Customer Support department
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
3%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 100+ working in HR department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
86%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
2%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by 500+ working in IT department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
52%
$1 - $1,000
11%
$1,000 - $5,000
21%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by < 100 working in Legal department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
70%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ working in Sales department
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Age

84%
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.

41-45 answered $1 - $1,000 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
60%
$1 - $1,000
11%
$1,000 - $5,000
16%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 500+ aged 18-25
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
71%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 1000+ aged 26-30
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
72%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 1000+ aged 31-35
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
66%
$1 - $1,000
7%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by 500+ aged 36-40
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
75%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by 500+ aged 41-45
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
81%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
5%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 100+ aged 46-50
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
82%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 100+ aged 51-55
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
73%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by < 100 aged 56-60
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
84%
$1,000 - $5,000
5%
$5,000 - $10,000
8%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by < 100 aged 61-65
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
64%
$1 - $1,000
9%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
18%
Answered by < 100 aged 66+
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Education

77%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

Bachelor's 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
58%
$1 - $1,000
16%
$1,000 - $5,000
16%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ with High school education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
73%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 500+ with Some college education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
9%
$1,000 - $5,000
15%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
2%
Answered by 100+ with Associate's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 1000+ with Bachelor's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
66%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
13%
Answered by 1000+ with Master's education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
59%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
10%
$10,000+
16%
Answered by 100+ with Doctoral or professional education level
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Experience

76%
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
61%
$1 - $1,000
12%
$1,000 - $5,000
15%
$5,000 - $10,000
6%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 100+ with Entry Level experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
70%
$1 - $1,000
8%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 1000+ with 1 to 3 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
7%
$1,000 - $5,000
12%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 1000+ with 3 to 6 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
70%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
8%
Answered by 500+ with 6 to 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
10%
Answered by 1000+ with Over 10 Years experience
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

Location

86%
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus

Portland answered I didn't receive a signing bonus the most among all other locations.

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

  • Atlanta
  • Austin
  • Boston
  • Chicago
  • Dallas
  • Denver
  • Houston
  • Los Angeles
  • New York
  • Phoenix
  • Portland
  • San Diego
  • San Francisco
  • Seattle
  • Washington, DC
I didn't receive a signing bonus
70%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 100+ in Atlanta
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
1%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 100+ in Austin
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
75%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
9%
Answered by 100+ in Boston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
70%
$1 - $1,000
7%
$1,000 - $5,000
13%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by 100+ in Chicago
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
3%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 100+ in Dallas
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
79%
$1 - $1,000
3%
$1,000 - $5,000
9%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 100+ in Denver
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
10%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
8%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by < 100 in Houston
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
75%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
11%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
5%
Answered by 100+ in Los Angeles
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
76%
$1 - $1,000
4%
$1,000 - $5,000
7%
$5,000 - $10,000
7%
$10,000+
6%
Answered by 500+ in New York
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
82%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
4%
$5,000 - $10,000
5%
$10,000+
3%
Answered by < 100 in Phoenix
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
86%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
8%
$5,000 - $10,000
2%
$10,000+
2%
Answered by < 100 in Portland
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
6%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$10,000+
7%
Answered by < 100 in San Diego
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
69%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
6%
$5,000 - $10,000
8%
$10,000+
15%
Answered by 500+ in San Francisco
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
52%
$1 - $1,000
2%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
8%
$10,000+
28%
Answered by 100+ in Seattle
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
I didn't receive a signing bonus
77%
$1 - $1,000
5%
$1,000 - $5,000
10%
$5,000 - $10,000
4%
$10,000+
4%
Answered by 100+ in Washington, DC
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data
NO RESULTS stay tuned for more data

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