Compensation Senior Manager Salary in Massachusetts

How much does a Compensation Senior Manager make in Massachusetts? The average Compensation Senior Manager salary in Massachusetts is $182,304 as of December 27, 2022, but the range typically falls between $162,720 and $203,041. 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 Massachusetts

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Job Description

Responsible for the design, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of the organization's compensation programs, including base pay, incentive pay, and performance management programs. Leads the compensation function and works with senior management to ensure that compensation strategy and programs support the organization's business objectives, meet all legal requirements, and deliver value and equitable pay. Develops compensation budget for assigned areas and manages budget after it is approved. Establishes data collection and analysis processes for market, pay equity, and other compensation studies. May be responsible for entire organization or for one or more major segments of a larger organization. Requires a bachelor's degree. May require a Certified Compensation Professional (CCP) certification. Typically reports to a head of a unit/department. Typically manages through subordinate managers and professionals in larger groups of moderate complexity. Provides input to strategic decisions that affect the functional area of responsibility. May give input into developing the budget. Typically requires 3+ years of managerial experience. Capable of resolving escalated issues arising from operations and requiring coordination with other departments. (Copyright 2023 Salary.com)

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Abington, MA Avg. Salary $185,187 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Accord, MA Avg. Salary $185,187 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Acton, MA Avg. Salary $184,887 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Acushnet, MA Avg. Salary $180,439 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Adams, MA Avg. Salary $172,955 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Agawam, MA Avg. Salary $177,174 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Allston, MA Avg. Salary $191,072 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Amesbury, MA Avg. Salary $177,573 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Amherst, MA Avg. Salary $176,666 Date Updated December 27, 2022
Location Andover, MA Avg. Salary $181,117 Date Updated December 27, 2022

Career Path for this job

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    Compensation Manager

    5 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. This Job:

    Compensation Senior Manager


    Bachelor's Degree

  3. Up a level:

    Compensation Director


    Bachelor's Degree

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