Member Resources

Employers Resource Association (ERA) is your one-stop resource for HR advice, training, compensation data, legal updates, news and information. We help keep our members current, compliant and competent. It’s why we are trusted by over 1200 organizations in Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky, Dayton, Columbus and Eastern Indiana.

Why join?  ERA members enjoy complimentary benefits including:

  • ERA HR Hotline – Fast, unlimited advice from HR experts and Employment Law attorneys via call or email
  • Regional Compensation Surveys – Free to participating members. Uniquely current, local data for strategic hiring and budgeting.
  • Online HR Library HR Central – 24/7 access to sample forms, policies, job descriptions, federal and state resources
  • Employee Handbook Template – Newly updated, ready-to-customize format
  • ERA Newsletters, Updates, and Legal Alerts – Quarterly /monthly publications and alerts on key HR- legal news to stay compliant. Weekly updates on HR and employee training and events
  • Legal BriefingsRoundtables, and Forums – Low or no cost ways to learn, share and network. with peers and ERA experts

Additional advantages include special member pricing on:

  • Training and Development – Public and in-house classes on leadership, personal development, HR, and legal compliance
  • HR Consulting Services – From recruiting,  affirmative action plans, and compensation services to employee engagement surveys  and HR checkups
  • Partnered Services – Drug testing, background checks, unemployment, workers comp services to healthcare cost containment strategies

Because of our personal service, expert advice, latest HR resources and discounted fees, our members save thousands of dollars and hours. They value their membership between $10,000 and $15,000 per year, yet dues start at just $595.

To join, see Membership Investment and Membership Application.  To request more information, click here (for an email request) or call 513-679-4120 (Cincinnati) or 614- 538-9410 (Columbus).

 

Membership Investment

Annual membership investment is based on average full-time equivalent (FTE) employee count, using the following formula:

1-49 employees……………………………………………………………………………….. $595.00

50-75 employees……………………………………………………………………………… $650.00

76-100 employees……………………………………………………………………………. $725.00

101+ employees……………………………………….. $7.25 per employee ($4,995 maximum)

Additionally, membership requires a one-time enrollment fee of $200.00. Payment of the enrollment fee and first year’s investment is nonrefundable and is due with this application. Payment may be made by ACH deposit, check or credit card. Membership may be renewed by the President and/or Board of Directors upon evidence of continuing eligibility, payment of required fees and dues, and compliance with the Association’s confidential information policy and other policies in effect.

Each year, you will be asked to complete a membership update and report your average full-time equivalent employee count total for the year.

PLEASE NOTE: Payment of dues to Associations is not deductible as charitable contributions for federal income tax purposes.  However, dues may be deducted as an ordinary and necessary business expense or deducted under other provisions of the IRS code as recommended by your accountant.Payment Method*Credit CardCheckACH Deposit