Bonnie Schindler
Partner [email protected] 847-636-8919
Susan Schroeder
Partner [email protected] 310-426-2340
Bertha Masuda
Partner Emeritus [email protected] 310-541-6233
Joshua Hovden
[email protected] 212-921-9350
Han Wen Zhang
[email protected] 212-921-9350


This report is a summary analysis of a joint study by Compensation Advisory Partners, Family Business and Private Company Director magazines.

Summary Report

Compensation Advisory Partners (CAP) and MLR Media launched the first-ever Family Business Executive Compensation Survey in 2020. CAP, an independent executive compensation consulting firm, and MLR Media, the publisher of Family Business Magazine, launched the survey to collect data on the executive compensation levels at family companies and to understand the pay practices unique to these businesses. The survey drew responses from more than 300 family-owned businesses representing a broad range of revenue sizes and industries.