Gather Your Own Data

The other thing you can do is ask colleagues or peers. I used compensation data from another venture capital associate who sent a compensation survey to a google group of over 100 folks in the industry. If you’re party of an industry community on facebook or a google group or meetup, consider organizing an anonymous survey that everyone can then reuse for their own negotiations at their respective jobs.

Here is a sample google sheet form you can use to create your own survey