Future Compensation of the State and Local Workforce


Are compensation and benefit packages ready to address the occupational needs of the next decade? (9/09)

Joshua M. Franzel, Center for State and Local Government Excellence
Publication date:
Summer 2009
Filed under:
Download publication:
Future Compensation of the S and L Workforce

This article examines

  • How the state and local government workforce has changed in recent years;
  • Which occupations are or will be most needed by state and local governments in the next decade;
  • Whether, if current trends hold, compensation and benefit packages offered by state and local
    governments will help or hinder their efforts to attract qualified, talented employees.

This article is reprinted with permission from the Summer issue of The Public Manager © 2009,
The Bureaucrat, Inc.  Further duplication without permission is prohibited.  All rights reserved.