About Us

WorldatWork is the leading nonprofit professional association in compensation and total rewards.

We serve those who design and deliver total rewards programs to cultivate engaged, effective workforces that power thriving organizations.


We accomplish this through:

  • Education and Certification

  • Idea Exchange

  • Knowledge Creation

  • Information Sharing

  • Research

  • Advocacy

  • Affiliation and Networking

Founded in the United States in 1955, today WorldatWork serves total rewards professionals throughout the world working in organizations of all sizes and structures.

Our Mission:

WorldatWork serves, educates and inspires those who reward and engage the workforce.

Our Vision:

A world of rewarded and engaged workforces.

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Total Rewards Model

WorldatWork developed the Total Rewards model to describe and account for the six key elements that combine to successfully engage a productive workforce in today’s dynamic, global marketplace.


The tools and curriculum provided by WorldatWork has definitely increased and enhanced my compensation field of knowledge. Employers recognize the broad scope of learning represented by WorldatWork designations and my studies prepared me for a promotional opportunity within two months of earning the CCP.

Monica M. Kopin, CCP, SPHR
Human Resources Analyst III-Staffing and Compensation, City of Virginia Beach

My certification has helped to skyrocket my career as a compensation professional and as a university professor. It has given me perspective and insight that few professionals have in this market. I have been offered different positions since obtaining my GRP.

Ignacio Ros, GRP
Head of Compensation, Siemens in Argentina and Uruguay

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