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

For Human Resources Consultants with Benefits & Compensation skills, bonuses and commissions account for a significant portion of income and add up to 162 percent of their $77K annual pay. Experience level is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by geography. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Men are slightly outnumbered by their female counterparts who answered the questionnaire, who make up a slight majority at 55 percent. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$47,662 - $125,340
(Median)
$48K
$70K
$130K
MEDIAN: $70,377
10%
50%
90%

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$21.87 - $193.92
(Median)
$22
$49
$190
MEDIAN: $48.00
10%
50%
90%

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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$60K$120K$180K
Salary
$47,662 - $125,340  
   
Bonus
$518 - $38,541  
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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$47,881 - $174,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 133
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$70$140$210
Hourly Rate
$21.87 - $193.92  
   
Overtime
$11.25 - $38.75  
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$140K$280K$420K
Bonus
$518 - $38,541  
   
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).
)
$47,881 - $174,427  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32
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Pay by Experience Level for Consultant, Human Resources (HR) with Benefits & Compensation skills

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


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $59K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $75K. People with 10 to 20 years of experience make an average of about $85K in this role. Six-figure salaries aren't unusual for professionals who have achieved more than 20 years of experience; median compensation for this group sits in the range of $130K.

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Experience Affects Consultant, Human Resources (HR) with Benefits & Compensation skills Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 69%

Experienced
up arrow 11%

National Average
$77,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
55 %
Male
45 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 64% employee benefits None: 18%
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