Compensation & Benefits Analysts in the United States can expect wages of $65K per year on average. Experience level and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. In this profession, almost all enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a large number have vision insurance, as well. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Compensation & Benefits Analysts making up 75 percent. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$50,060 - $83,211
$50K
$65K
$83K
MEDIAN: $64,746
10%
50%
90%

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$26.53 - $33.42
$28
MEDIAN: $28.22
50%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$29K$58K$87K
Salary
$50,060 - $83,211  
   
Bonus
$30.91 - $13,671  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$50,634 - $84,524  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 92
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$28.22  
   
Overtime
$37.07  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$30.91 - $13,671  
   
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
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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$50,634 - $84,524  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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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


Survey results show that Compensation & Benefits Analysts typically report just a few professional skills. Most notably, skills in Benefits & Compensation, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. Those proficient in Microsoft Excel are, more often than not, also skilled in Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Workers with less than five years' experience earn around $63K on average, and those who have five to 10 years under their belts see a higher median salary of $68K. For Compensation & Benefits Analysts, 10 to 20 years of experience on the job amounts to an average salary of $79K. People who have worked for 20 years or more actually report earning less than people who are in the middle of their careers; the veterans take home a mere $68K by contrast.

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Key Stats for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
040
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salaries


Late-Career
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National Average
$66,000


Skills That Affect Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salaries




National Average
$66,000


Benefits Administration
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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