26. Closing the gender gap with transparent salaries. w/ Jenny Terry, Buffer

November 8, 2021


Summary

Buffer is a fully remote company that is recognized for their culture & openness and transparency. Especially when it comes to Salaries - a topic that is quite a debate recently as companies are looking into the longer term impact of remote work. This week I have the pleasure to chat with Jenny Terry, Director of Business Operations at Buffer.

In this episode you will hear:

  • How Buffer set their formula to adjust the salary with benchmarking and bands.
  • If employee get a salary decrease if they change location
  • The challenges and benefits of transparent salaries
  • Why Buffer chose to go with transparent salaries - building trust
  • Gender-pay gap analysis
  • Average salaries of men across the company compared to women
  • People new to WFH experienced that productivity often goes up when people are working from home.
  • Giving equal benefits around the world

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