How much does a Compensation Analyst make?

Updated Sep 15, 2021

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Experience

$72,758 /yr
Average Base Pay

836 salaries

$53K

Low

$73K

Average

$100K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Compensation Analyst is $72,758 per year in United States. Filter by location to see Compensation Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 836 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Compensation Analyst employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Compensation Analyst$72,758 /yr
L3
Senior Compensation Analyst$98,431 /yr
L4
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Willis Towers Watson
3.9

Willis Towers Watson

Compensation Analyst

$70,922

 /yr
Range: $60K - $76K
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$60K

$76K

$59,914 - $75,505 Range

Principal Financial Group
4

Principal Financial Group

Compensation Analyst

$74,934

 /yr
Range: $71K - $81K

$71K

$81K

$70,727 - $80,789 Range

Schlumberger
3.8

Schlumberger

Compensation Analyst

$77,991

 /yr
Range: $73K - $88K

$73K

$88K

$72,636 - $87,787 Range

Citi
3.9

Citi

Compensation Analyst

$65,313

 /yr
Range: $62K - $82K

$62K

$82K

$62,000 - $81,645 Range

IBM
3.9

IBM

Compensation Analyst

$61,374

 /yr
Range: $56K - $84K

$56K

$84K

$55,858 - $84,210 Range

Mercer
3.8

Mercer

Compensation Analyst

$69,216

 /yr
Range: $61K - $87K

$61K

$87K

$60,520 - $86,732 Range

Oracle
3.7

Oracle

Compensation Analyst

$69,587

 /yr
Range: $60K - $120K

$60K

$120K

$59,710 - $119,823 Range

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Accenture
4.1

Accenture

Compensation Analyst

$47,053

 /yr
Range: $44K - $55K

$44K

$55K

$44,392 - $54,822 Range

Comcast
3.8

Comcast

Compensation Analyst

$75,925

 /yr
Range: $74K - $79K

$74K

$79K

$73,846 - $78,958 Range

NBCUniversal
4

NBCUniversal

Compensation Analyst

$71,618

 /yr
Range: $68K - $86K

$68K

$86K

$68,489 - $85,820 Range

Avaya
3.9

Avaya

Compensation Analyst

$96,846

 /yr
Range: $88K - $113K

$88K

$113K

$87,651 - $112,886 Range

BGRS
3.2

BGRS

Compensation Analyst

$57,258

 /yr
Range: $45K - $63K

$45K

$63K

$44,642 - $62,628 Range

Collaborative Solutions
4.1

Collaborative Solutions

Compensation Analyst

$70,450

 /yr
Range: $66K - $86K

$66K

$86K

$65,931 - $85,673 Range

Bank of America
4

Bank of America

Compensation Analyst

$81,386

 /yr
Range: $60K - $90K

$60K

$90K

$60,449 - $89,605 Range

Brown University
4.3

Brown University

Compensation Analyst

$75,860

 /yr
Range: $71K - $92K

$71K

$92K

$71,212 - $92,365 Range

Watson Wyatt
3.6

Watson Wyatt

Compensation Analyst

$76,326

 /yr
Range: $52K - $103K

$52K

$103K

$52,190 - $102,775 Range

Microsoft
4.4

Microsoft

Compensation Analyst - Hourly Contractor

$27

 /hr
Range: $14 - $34

$14

$34

$14 - $34 Range

SullivanCotter
4.3

SullivanCotter

Compensation Analyst

$63,603

 /yr
Range: $57K - $80K

$57K

$80K

$56,811 - $79,781 Range

Cisco Systems
4.3

Cisco Systems

Compensation Analyst

$92,313

 /yr
Range: $82K - $107K

$82K

$107K

$82,396 - $106,982 Range

Salesforce
4.4

Salesforce

Compensation Analyst

$73,117

 /yr
Range: $65K - $98K

$65K

$98K

$65,245 - $97,974 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Compensation Analyst salaries

The national average salary for a Compensation Analyst is $72,758 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Compensation Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 836 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Compensation Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Compensation Analyst in United States is $99,687 per year.

The lowest salary for a Compensation Analyst in United States is $53,104 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent compensation analyst salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$58,000
per year
A Compensation Analyst in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$83,000
per year
A Compensation Analyst in the Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area reported making $83,000 per year
Additional Pay
$10k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Raleigh-Durham, NC Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$60,653
per year
A Compensation Analyst in the Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area reported making $60,653 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Minneapolis-St. Paul, MN Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Workers' Compensation Coordinator in the Savannah, GA Area area reported making $65,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Savannah, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$70,229
per year
An Agency Compensation Analyst in the Hartford, CT Area area reported making $70,229 per year
Additional Pay
$4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Hartford, CT Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$60,000
per year
A Classification Specialist in the Shreveport, LA Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Shreveport, LA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$76,688
per year
A Compensation Analyst in the Chattanooga, TN Area area reported making $76,688 per year
Additional Pay
$8k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chattanooga, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$55,000
per year
A Workers Compensation Specialist in the Greenville, SC Area area reported making $55,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Greenville, SC Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private