Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in California

How much does a Compensation and Benefits Manager make in California? The average Compensation and Benefits Manager salary in California is $120,303 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $102,469 and $138,380. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. View the Cost of Living in California

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Job Description

Leads the development, implementation, and administration of compensation and benefits programs, policies, and procedures. Manages common compensation functions, including survey participation, job evaluation, salary structure development, incentive plan design, and associated analysis. Manages common benefits functions, including life, health, and disability insurance, retirement benefits and paid time off. Ensures that compensation and benefits programs remain competitive and conform to current compensation strategy. May also manage profit-sharing and performance management programs. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a unit/department. Manages subordinate staff in the day-to-day performance of their jobs. True first level manager. Ensures that project/department milestones/goals are met and adhering to approved budgets. Has full authority for personnel actions. Extensive knowledge of department processes. Typically requires 5 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor. 1 to 3 years supervisory experience may be required. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Acampo, CA Avg. Salary $117,711 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Acton, CA Avg. Salary $123,657 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adelanto, CA Avg. Salary $116,700 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Adin, CA Avg. Salary $111,658 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Agoura Hills, CA Avg. Salary $121,128 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Aguanga, CA Avg. Salary $117,097 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Ahwahnee, CA Avg. Salary $109,610 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alameda, CA Avg. Salary $130,410 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Alamo, CA Avg. Salary $130,102 Date Updated April 27, 2019
Location Albany, CA Avg. Salary $130,410 Date Updated April 27, 2019

Career Path for this job

  1. Down a level:

    Compensation and Benefits Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Compensation and Benefits Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Compensation and Benefits Director


    Bachelor's Degree

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