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Compensation & Benefits Director Salary

$167,697 (USD)

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Last updated: June 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Compensation & Benefits Director is $167,697 a year and $81 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Compensation & Benefits Director is between $114,986 and $209,670. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Compensation & Benefits Director. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

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Job Summary

  • Directs the planning, design, implementation, and administration of both the compensation and benefits functions for the organization, including participating in the development of plans and the hiring and termination of key employees.
  • Oversees the review and effectiveness of company compensation and benefit practices, programs, policies, and guidelines.
Compensation & Benefits Director Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Compensation and Benefits Managers

Job family population: 15,520

Estimated population of Compensation & Benefits Director jobs: 329

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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Compensation & Benefits Director Job Listings for United States

Compensation and Benefits Partner
Jun 5
San Francisco, CA, USA
Addison Group - San Francisco HR/Admin
US Compensation and Benefits Partner (Direct Hire) Location: San Francisco, CA Compensation: $110,000 - 150,000 Annually Job ID: 401880 Responsibilities: · Manage company-wide C&B plans such as ...
Director of Benefits
Jun 10
Charlotte, NC, USA
Sterling Partners USA
A new opportunity has been created for a Strategic Business Leader to focus on our Human Resources Benefits and Compensation Strategy Development and Deployment for all locations in the business unit ...
Director of Human Resources
May 28
Colorado Springs, CO, USA
Springs Rescue Mission
The Director of Human Resources will play a strong leadership role at Springs Rescue Mission (SRM ... It oversees employment, employee relations, compensation, benefits and volunteer functions of HR ...
Director Executive Compensation
May 14
Redmond, WA, USA
One big piece of the talent management puzzle is making sure that our compensation and benefits ... The Director of Executive Compensation is responsible for managing key executive compensation ...
Director of Human Resources
Jun 9
Los Angeles, CA, USA
Director of Human Resources will be influential in helping managers with policy development and ... compensation and benefits management, compliance, metrics and data analytics, etc. * Work with ...
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