Definitions for "Benchmark job"
Keywords:  comparison, ksas, uwb, job, peoplesoft
In PeopleSoft Workforce Analytics, a benchmark job is a job code for which there is corresponding salary survey data from published, third-party sources.
a market job, or external job, to which an actual employee's job is matched for pay comparison
A standard job used to make pay comparisons, either within the organization or to comparable jobs outside the organization, to develop or validate a job-worth hierarchy.  Pay data for these jobs are readily available in purchased surveys.