2019 Independent Bank Compensation Survey

Now Open!

2019 marks our 31st year conducting the Independent Bank Compensation Survey. Many of you are long-time participants, and we welcome your participation again this year. Our free survey analyzes the compensation, bonus and benefit plans for essential Bank positions.

How to Participate in the Survey 

Complete the survey online or fill out the 2019 Survey Card and email the card to Kaitlyn Dowd at dowdk@fbl-cpa.com. Your Bank's data, whether submitted online or via survey card, is securely maintained and strictly confidential.

Prize Drawing!

All survey participants will be automatically entered into a prize drawing for a $500 Amazon gift card. We will conduct the drawing after the survey season concludes and notify the lucky winner. 

Survey Reports 

All reports are free of charge and survey participants will have access to the Generic and Custom Reports. 

Generic Report

The Generic Report will be available to download on our website once the survey season concludes. This report provides a comprehensive analysis of the following components:

  • Compensation levels for key bank executives, staff and board members
  • Regional compensation data 
  • Bonus types and additional benefits

Custom Report

Survey participants will also have access to Custom Reports on our website. Using our new filter tool, participants can generate custom reports that compare your compensation data with that of your peers' according to: 

  • Total Assets
  • Community Type
  • Region

Complete the form below to download the 2018 Generic Report. 


Thank you for your interest in our survey. We value and appreciate your participation. If you have any questions or concerns, please call Kaitlyn Dowd at (303) 296-6033 or email her at dowdk@fbl-cpa.com.