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Compensation Supervisor in the United States

How much does a Compensation Supervisor earn in the United States? The average Compensation Supervisor salary in the United States is $92,163 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $81,245 and $105,954. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Administers corporate compensation plans/programs. Ensures that the plans/programs are consistent with employer's policies and all applicable federal and state laws. Conducts job evaluations to understand the content of a job. Maintains salary structures and company compensation policies. Responsible for survey participation and compensation analysis. May lead and direct the work of others. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to manager or head of a unit/department. Supervises a small group of para-professional staff in an organization characterized by highly transactional or repetitive processes. Contributes to the development of processes and procedures. Thorough knowledge of functional area under supervision. Typically requires 3 years experience in the related area as an individual contributor.

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    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Compensation Supervisor

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Compensation Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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