Consultant, Human Resources (HR) with Benefits & Compensation Skills Salary

Earnings for Human Resources Consultants with Benefits & Compensation skills come in at around $75K per year on average. The most influential factor affecting pay for this group is geography, though the company and years of experience have a (lesser) impact as well. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Although a majority have medical coverage and more than half have dental coverage, just under a third claim no health benefits at all. Human Resources Consultants with Benefits & Compensation skills survey participants are largely women, dominating at 65 percent. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$48,885 - $118,490
$49K
$75K
$120K
MEDIAN: $74,938
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$16.64 - $100.84
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$100
MEDIAN: $39.31
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$0$158K
Salary $48,885 - $118,490
Bonus $2,020 - $30,767
Profit Sharing $1,425
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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$44,615 - $158,793
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 164
Hourly Data $0$100
Hourly Rate $16.64 - $100.84
Overtime $29.00
Annual Data $0$158K
Bonus $2,020 - $30,767
Profit Sharing $1,425
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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$44,615 - $158,793
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 49

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The biggest paychecks can be found at Mercer LLC — the median salary there is $122K; however, employees are subject to a wide range in pay, with the lowest salaries sitting near $69K and highest ones in the neighborhood of $229K.

Pay by Experience Level for Consultant, Human Resources (HR)

Pay by Experience for a Consultant, Human Resources (HR) has a positive trend. An entry-level Consultant, Human Resources (HR) with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $64,000 based on 69 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Consultant, Human Resources (HR) with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $79,000 based on 67 salaries. An experienced Consultant, Human Resources (HR) which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $85,000 based on 82 salaries. A Consultant, Human Resources (HR) with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $123,000 based on 37 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $78,911

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

For Human Resources Consultants with Benefits & Compensation skills, working in the bustling city of Boston has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Human Resources Consultants with Benefits & Compensation skills will also find cushy salaries in Los Angeles (+34 percent), New York (+32 percent), San Francisco (+2 percent), and Chicago (+1 percent). The lowest-paying market is Charlotte, which sits 24 percent below the national average, proving that location is a significant contributor to overall pay. Employers also pay below the national average in Atlanta (15 percent lower) and Dallas (14 percent lower).

Key Stats for Consultant, Human Resources (HR)

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Consultant, Human Resources (HR) Salaries

Late-Career
▲56%

▲8%

▼0%

National Average
$79,000

Entry-Level
▼19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 36 votes.

Gender

Female
65 %
Male
35 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 68%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 54%
no benefits
None: 28%
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