Employers have some decisions to make to comply with the new DoL regulation that raises the salary threshold for overtime pay.
The Obama administration says its new overtime rule will strengthen the middle class but a business group calls it a "career killer."
Finance professionals' base salaries rose 3.6%, with assistant controllers and FP&A analysts averaging the largest year-over-year pay gains.
The National Credit Union Administration wants to reduce risk-taking but credit unions say the rule would give the agency too much power.
Inflation pressures remained modest, despite a 2.2%, 12-month increase in core prices.
Putting all stock option tax reporting on the income statement is a big change, a standard setter says.
The 6% American Airlines raise comes on the heels of a profit-sharing plan.
The bankrupt company's plans cover the retirement benefits for more than 21,000 people and are underfunded by about $292 million.
A shareholder is requesting that high-profile tech companies report on how they are addressing gender pay inequality.
In addition, S&P 500 CEOs who held both the chairperson and CEO slots were paid 29% more on average, says Institutional Shareholder Services.