Sales Compensation Analyst Salary

The average pay for a Sales Compensation Analyst is $58,608 per year. Experience strongly influences income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$43,763 - $84,800
MEDIAN: $58,608

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$43,763 - $84,800  
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$40,972 - $86,810  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Sep 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 77
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Job Description for Sales Compensation Analyst

A sales compensation analyst analyzes salary levels and commissions for the sales team in a company. The analyst makes sure that the compensation is distributed correctly. The analyst will usually carry out validation efforts on a monthly basis. Exception requests should also be processed manually by the analyst. It is important to be detail-oriented to be able to detect any current discrepancies. When complaints are made as to inconsistencies, the sales compensation analyst must use problem-solving skills to find out the root of the problem, whether it is a one-time error or ongoing issue.


Sales Compensation Analyst Tasks

  • Compile, analyze and report employee incentive sales data.
  • Compute commissions, wages and deductions for sales employees.
  • Assist in planning and implementing new and modified sales compensation plans.

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Experience Affects Salaries

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Skills That Affect Salaries

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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.


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57 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 88% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 85% employee benefits None: 7%