Compensation and Benefits Analyst I Salary in the United States

How much does a Compensation and Benefits Analyst I make in the United States? The average Compensation and Benefits Analyst I salary in the United States is $59,846 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $54,743 and $66,335. 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 the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Analyzes, designs, and administers employer compensation programs and benefit programs. Designs and communicates pay structures, grades, and compensation budgets. Develops and administers benefits programs, and communicates eligibility and coverage information to employees. Advises managers on effective pay decisions. Develops and maintains job descriptions and job architecture. Participates in compensation surveys, conducts research and analysis on market competitiveness, pay equity, and compensation trends. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)

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  1. This Job:

    Compensation and Benefits Analyst I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Compensation and Benefits Analyst II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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