How much does a Compensation Director make in South Carolina? The average Compensation Director salary in South Carolina is $151,908 as of August 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $134,892 and $171,937. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

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Job Description for Compensation Director

Compensation Director is responsible for the design, implementation, and ongoing evaluation of the organization's compensation programs, including base pay, incentive pay, and performance management programs. Works with senior management to ensure that compensation strategy and programs support the organization's business objectives and meet all legal requirements. Being a Compensation Director develops compensation budget for assigned areas and manages budget after it is approved. May be responsible for entire organization or for one or more major segments of a larger organization. Additionally, Compensation Director requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to top management. The Compensation Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Compensation Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)...View full job description

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Job Openings for Compensation Director in South Carolina

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Location Avg. Salary Date Updated
Location Goose Creek, SC Avg. Salary $153,895 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Abbeville, SC Avg. Salary $153,028 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Adams Run, SC Avg. Salary $153,139 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Aiken, SC Avg. Salary $151,422 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Alcolu, SC Avg. Salary $145,124 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Allendale, SC Avg. Salary $150,740 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Anderson, SC Avg. Salary $152,830 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Andrews, SC Avg. Salary $147,377 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Arcadia, SC Avg. Salary $151,681 Date Updated August 27, 2020
Location Awendaw, SC Avg. Salary $152,986 Date Updated August 27, 2020

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