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Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salary

Compensation & Benefits Analysts in the United States can expect to earn an average of $56K annually. Most receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision insurance. Most Compensation & Benefits Analysts like their work and job satisfaction is high. Female Compensation & Benefits Analysts make up most of the survey respondents at 77 percent. Participants in PayScale's salary questionnaire provided the particulars of this report.

$42,257 - $72,458
(Median)
$42K
$56K
$72K
MEDIAN: $55,601
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$16.68 - $34.64
(Median)
$17
$20
$35
MEDIAN: $20
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$42,257 - $72,458  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,956  
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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$40,687 - $74,246  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 85
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$16.68 - $34.64  
   
Overtime
$27.77 - $38.39  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,956  
   
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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$40,687 - $74,246  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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Job Description for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

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

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Popular Skills for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits


Typical Compensation & Benefits Analysts report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Most people who know Microsoft Excel also know Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Analyst, Compensation & Benefits

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


The average inexperienced worker's salary is approximately $53K, and people with five to 10 years of experience bring in more at around $55K on average. After working for 10 to 20 years, Compensation & Benefits Analysts make a median salary of $51K. Survey participants who have worked for more than two decades report bringing in $68K on average.

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Experience Affects Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%


National Average
$55,000


Experienced
up arrow 8%

Skills That Affect Analyst, Compensation & Benefits Salaries

Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

National Average
$55,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 23 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 85%
vision benefits Vision: 75% employee benefits None: 12%
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