How much does a Compensation Analyst I make in the United States? The average Compensation Analyst I salary in the United States is $62,430 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $56,337 and $68,747. 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. 

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25% $56,337 10% $50,790 90% $74,498 75% $68,747 $62,430 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Compensation Analyst I

Compensation Analyst I assists in the analysis, design, and administration of employer compensation programs, including base pay, incentive pay, and performance management programs. Evaluates jobs, determines pay grades, participates in compensation surveys, and performs associated analysis. Being a Compensation Analyst I ensures that requests for pay adjustments comply with current compensation policy. Typically requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Compensation Analyst I typically reports to manager. The Compensation Analyst I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Compensation Analyst I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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