Jenni Marquez, CCP, is a Compensation Professional at PayScale with a background in human resources, recruiting, and communication. Her work involves guiding HR teams and executives through establishing their company’s pay philosophy, market strategy, and compensation policies to better recruit, retain, and motivate the talent needed to make them successful. She specializes in developing base pay plans, analyzing and updating existing pay structures, and training management teams on compensation best practice. During her time at PayScale, Jenni has partnered with over 300 organizations in a variety of industry sectors across the US and Canada. Her first job was as a Sales Associate at Lamonts (old NW Department store) and she made $6.00/hour.