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Director Compensation Salary
in Atlanta, Georgia

$149,470 (USD)

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Last updated: June 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Director Compensation is $149,470 a year and $72 an hour in Atlanta, Georgia, United States. The average salary range for a Director Compensation is between $102,944 and $186,425. On average, a Master's Degree is the highest level of education for a Director Compensation. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Job Summary

  • Directs the planning, development, and implementation of the pay practice area of compensation, usually defined as direct pay including wage, salary, incentive, and executive compensation.
  • Plans, designs, implements, maintains, and administers compensation programs.
Director Compensation Job Prevalence in Atlanta, Georgia, United States

Job family: Compensation and Benefits Managers

Job family population: 15,520

Estimated population of Director Compensation jobs: 329

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Atlanta, Georgia

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Description: Atlanta () is the capital and most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia. With an estimated 2018 population of 498,044, it is also the 37th most-populous city in the United States. The city serves as the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5.9 million people and the ninth-largest metropolitan area in the nation. Atlanta is the seat of Fulton County, the most populous county in Georgia. A small portion of the city extends eastward into neighboring DeKalb County. Atlanta was originally founded as the terminating stop of a major state-sponsored railroad. With rapid expansion,...

Director Compensation Job Listings for Atlanta, Georgia

May 13
Atlanta, GA, USA
Human Resource Dimensions - HR Partnership Client Openings
The Human Resources Director will concentrate on the formulation and implementation of human ... Collaborating with the Firms Compensation Committees to guide equitable merit and cost of living ...
Human Resources Director
Jun 12
Decatur, GA, USA
MH Miles Company
As a premier certified public accounting firm, MH Miles Company, CPA, PC's Human Resources Director ... Compensation Administration * Establishes and monitors the company wage and salary structure, pay ...
Human Resources Director
May 18
Atlanta, GA, USA
KC Staffing Solution
This position will direct all areas of Human Resource administration including; recruiting, salary ... Must be able to work a flexible schedule  Great compensation package to include Full Benefits ...
Global HR Director
May 13
Alpharetta, GA, USA
Human Resource Dimensions - HR Partnership Client Openings
The HR Director is responsible for aligning business objectives with employees and management in ... Maintains a working knowledge of multiple human resource disciplines, including compensation ...
Director of Human Resources
Apr 23
Newnan, GA, USA
Custom Recruiting
The Director of Human Resources is responsible for the leadership and direction of the company ... Supervise and provide consultation to management on strategic staffing plans, compensation ...
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