Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salary

Compensation & Benefits Analysts in the United States take home an average $66K annually. Career duration is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Work is enjoyable for Compensation & Benefits Analysts, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision insurance. Female Compensation & Benefits Analysts make up most of the survey respondents at 74 percent. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$51,013 - $86,088
$51K
$66K
$86K
MEDIAN: $66,151
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50%
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$17.99 - $33.54
$18
$24
$34
MEDIAN: $24.13
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$0$89K
Salary $51,013 - $86,088
Bonus $824 - $13,178
Profit Sharing $4,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,861 - $89,390
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 101
Hourly Data $0$44
Hourly Rate $17.99 - $33.54
Overtime $35.10
Annual Data $0$89K
Bonus $824 - $13,178
Profit Sharing $4,000
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$49,861 - $89,390
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 25 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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United States (change)

Job Description for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

  • Examine and evaluate employee compensation and benefit programs.
  • Assist in researching and developing policies regarding health insurance, retirement, pension plans and paid time off.
  • Participate in salary surveys, and analyze data from survey sources to determine competitiveness.
  • Price new jobs utilizing salary surveys or slotting.
  • Write job descriptions and maintain database of all job descriptions.

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Popular Skills for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits


Compensation & Benefits Analysts only report a few specific skills. Most notably, skills in Benefits & Compensation, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Benefits Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that seem to negatively impact pay include Microsoft Word and Benefits Administration. Most people who know Microsoft Excel also know Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

Pay by Experience for an Analyst, Compensation & Benefits has a positive trend. An entry-level Analyst, Compensation & Benefits with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 62 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Analyst, Compensation & Benefits with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 38 salaries. An experienced Analyst, Compensation & Benefits which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 19 salaries. An Analyst, Compensation & Benefits with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $68,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $67,556

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Falling short of the national average by 20 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Chicago.

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Key Stats for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salaries

▲17%

▲2%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
$68,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salaries



National Average
$68,000


Benefits Administration
▼4%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 9%
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