President's Letter

On behalf of the New Jersey Compensation Association (NJCA), I would like to welcome everyone as we kick-off our 2015 – 2016 year.

Membership Options

The NJCA offers organizational memberships as well as individual memberships for those who wish to remain active in the total rewards profession. Annual membership dues will remain the same this year:

Meetings are free for NJCA members.Non-members are welcome to attend meetings at a cost of $35 per meeting.

I would like to thank our sponsors, all of which have renewed again this year:

  • Aon Hewitt
  • Decusoft
  • Hay Group
  • Towers Watson

Existing members can renew their membership by clicking here and people interested in joining can do so by clicking above on the membership option that's right for you.  

The NJCA looks forward to another successful year of great meetings, discussions, and networking. We encourage everyone to visit the website to see what is new and to check out this year’s schedule of events.

Our first meeting is Tuesday, September 22nd. The Hay Group will be giving a presentation on executive compensation.

Hope you all had a great summer and we look forward to seeing all your familiar faces and some new ones in September.  



Rick Laurenzo
NJCA President

What is the New Jersey Compensation Association?

The New Jersey Compensation Association (NJCA) is an independent professional association committed to providing leadership in the education and development of compensation and total rewards professionals. The NJCA advances the body of knowledge of its members through educational seminars, networking opportunities and related activities and services.

We meet at different venues in New Jersey several times a year. Our meetings include informal discussions over breakfast or dinner, Total Rewards related presentations with guest speakers, and segments allowing for open discussion and member company news.

NJCA is proud to be a local chapter of World at Work, the national Total Rewards association. We sponsor several World at Work classes every year for individuals who wish to attain either their CCP (Certified Compensation Professional) or CBP (Certified Benefits Professional) designation.

The Benefits of Membership


The NJCA offers organizational memberships as well as individual memberships for those who wish to remain active in the total rewards profession. For more information on the benefits we provide, please see Benefits and Types.

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Coming to our next event?


Please join us on Tuesday, September 22nd, for the Hay Group's presentation on executive compensation. During the meeting we will discuss key findings from The Wall Street Journal's and Hay Group's study of CEO compensation and what we should expect moving forward into 2016.  In addition, we will discuss recent SEC proposals on CEO Pay Ratio and Clawback rules.

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