Compensation Consultant

Compensation Consultant Salary

Average Yearly Salary
$83,000
$46,000
Min 10%
$83,000
Median 50%
$149,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Microsoft
Highest Paying City
Denver, CO
Highest Paying State
Delaware
Average Experience Level
3.2 years
How much does a compensation consultant make?
Compensation Consultants in America make, on average, $83,100 a year or $39.95 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $149,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $46,000 per year. Health Care companies and Professional companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Delaware, Colorado, New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut have the highest paying Compensation Consultant jobs. The typical tenure for a Compensation Consultant is 3.2 years.
Annual Salaries For Related Jobs
Consultant
$80,243

Average Compensation Consultant Salary By Location

As a Compensation Consultant in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $83,100 per year or $39.95 per hour. Working in Denver, CO as a Compensation Consultant will pay you the highest wages at around $121,688 per year. The average entry-level salary in Denver, CO is $70,000. Delaware, Colorado, New Jersey, New York, and Connecticut are the top 5 highest earning states for Compensation Consultants. On the other hand, Indiana, Kentucky, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Louisiana report the lowest wages for Compensation Consultants.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Denver, CO
$121,688
2
San Francisco, CA
$114,254
3
New York, NY
$107,360
4
Danbury, CT
$106,987
5
Minneapolis, MN
$103,467

Average Compensation Consultant Salary By Company

There is good job security in Compensation Consultant positions. Some industries offer better pay and benefit packages than others. Most Compensation Consultant jobs are in Health Care companies and Health Care companies. Microsoft and Twitter are the highest paying companies. In addition, companies like Union Bank and VMware report highly competitive salaries for Compensation Consultants.

Average Compensation Consultant Pay By Industry

The type of industry that a Compensation Consultant works in can influence their earning potential. Our data shows that Telecommunication companies, Utilities companies, and Professional companies tend to have the highest salaries for Compensation Consultants. Salaries for Compensation Consultants in Telecommunication companies average $100,743 annually, while Utilities companies and Professional companies pay $89,221 and $85,147, respectively. The average salary for Compensation Consultants in the Manufacturing industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $76,520.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$100,743
2
Utilities
$89,221
3
Professional
$85,147
4
Media
$84,505
5
Finance
$83,082

Recently Added Compensation Consultant Salaries

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half
Compensation Consultant
11/25/2019
$80,000
Puget Sound ESD
Compensation Consultant
10/31/2019
$70,071
Randstad
Compensation Consultant
10/19/2019
$48,001
Randstad
Compensation Consultant
10/10/2019
$62,693
R&R Insurance Services
Compensation Consultant
09/19/2019
$65,000
The Ohio State University
Compensation Consultant
09/18/2019
$63,300
Wake County
Compensation Consultant
07/26/2019
$50,440
R&R Insurance Services
Compensation Consultant
06/19/2019
$65,000
Confidential Company
Compensation Consultant
06/10/2019
$73,045
Kelly Services
Compensation Consultant
05/14/2019
$93,915
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