MetLife Annual US Employee Benefit Trends Study 2019
April 2, 2019
MetLife just released its Annual US Employee Benefit Trends Study. This year’s study, like previous years, is a great source for market insights you can use in sales conversations with your clients and prospects. The comprehensive 58-page report is worth reviewing when you have a few spare minutes.
Some quick takeaways:
6 in 10 employees say that benefits were an important reason why they joined their company.
Better benefits is the third highest request on employees’ lists – behind salary and a positive work environment – of what they need to succeed at work today.
3 in 10 employees report that they would be willing to trade a higher salary for better benefits.
Here’s a chart from the report that stood out:
Every employer really should refer to this chart when making decisions about the benefits package they offer their employees.