RETENTION SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$39,000
$21,000
Min 10%
$39,000
Median 50%
$71,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Kroger
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Hawaii
Average Experience Level
1.9 years
How much does a retention specialist make?
Retention Specialists in the US make on average $39,200 annually or $18.85 hourly. Those in the bottom 10 percent make under $21,000 a year, and the top 10 percent make over $71,000. Professional companies and Transportation companies tend to have the highest concentration of employment in this field. Some of the states with the best Retention Specialist salaries are Hawaii, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire. The typical tenure for a Retention Specialist is 1.9 years.

Average Retention Specialist Salary By Company

Retention Specialists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Transportation companies have the most job opportunities for Retention Specialists. Retention Specialists at Kroger and Wolverine World Wide report the highest salaries. In addition, companies like Altice USA and Fiserv report highly competitive salaries for Retention Specialists.

Average Retention Specialist Salary By Location

As a Retention Specialist in the U.S., you can expect to earn on average $39,200 per year or $18.85 per hour. The city with the highest Retention Specialist salary is San Francisco, CA at $65,576 per year. Even an entry-level Retention Specialist makes $34,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The highest earning states when it comes to Retention Specialist salaries are Hawaii, Rhode Island, Massachusetts, Connecticut, and New Hampshire. The lowest earning states are Oklahoma, Tennessee, Arkansas, Kentucky, and Idaho.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$65,576
2
Boston, MA
$51,297
3
Poughkeepsie, NY
$49,334
4
Manchester, NH
$49,116
5
Des Moines, WA
$47,007

Average Retention Specialist Salary By Industry

Wages for Retention Specialists can differ based on the industry they work in. Our analysis shows that Telecommunication companies, Health Care companies, and Finance companies pay higher-than-average wages for Retention Specialists. Telecommunication companies pay Retention Specialists an average salary of $43,486, Health Care companies pay $42,172, and Finance companys come in at $39,090. The types of companies that pay Retention Specialists the least are in the Hospitality industry, where the average annual salary is $33,566.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Telecommunication
$43,486
2
Health Care
$42,172
3
Finance
$39,090
4
Media
$37,298
5
Professional
$36,313

RECENTLY ADDED Retention Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
AAA Auto Club
Retention Specialist
10/31/2019
$41,740
Texas Health Resources
Retention Specialist
10/30/2019
$60,773
The Auto Club Group
Retention Specialist
10/29/2019
$41,740
10/24/2019
$47,278
Robert Half
Retention Specialist
10/22/2019
$31,305
St. Louis Community College
Retention Specialist
10/19/2019
$40,619
Ziprecruiter
Retention Specialist
10/18/2019
$48,900
Randstad
Retention Specialist
10/17/2019
$41,510
AAA Mid Atlantic
Retention Specialist
10/17/2019
$31,305
Alliance for Positive Health
Retention Specialist
10/17/2019
$38,192
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