'Caution' common theme for salary outlooks

Variable pay increasingly used by employees to differentiate
By Sarah Dobson
|Canadian HR Reporter|Last Updated: 10/20/2015

With a still-uncertain economy, along with falling oil prices and a low Canadian dollar, “caution” is still the word of the day for many employers when it comes to salary predictions for 2016. 

What is notable, however, is the increasing emphasis on variable pay, as employers go beyond limited base salary increases to try and have a greater impact on valuable employees.