A Wage & Salary Manager earns an average salary of $43,676 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$28,828 - $103,042
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MEDIAN: $43,676
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$28,828 - $103,042  
   
Bonus
$8,500  
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$28,973 - $102,129  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
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Job Description for Wage & Salary Manager

  • Manage the day to day operations of the compensation department’s programs; job evaluation, performance appraisal, salary administration and incentive programs.
  • Plan all compensation programs, procedures and practices to ensure consistency with organizations overall objectives and are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements and laws.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of staff.

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Experience Affects Wage & Salary Manager Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 54%

National Average
$45,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 23%

Gender

Female
50 %
Male
50 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
medical benefits
Vision: 83%
dental benefits
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