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Highest Paying States for Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

The highest paying states for compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists (ranked by average annual salary) are listed in Table 1. The entry level salary (as measured by the salary of the lowest 10% paid earners) and the number of employment of compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in those states are also shown in the table. As shown in the table, with an annual salary of $80,530, District of Columbia is the highest paying state for compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists. It is followed by New Jersey (average annual salary $70,900). The salary and employment information is computed from data published by U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in April 2017 [1]. For more salary information of compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in a specific state, use the links in the table.

Table 1. Highest Paying States for Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

Rank State Average Salary i Entry Level
Salary i
# of
Empl. i
1 District of Columbia
$80,530
$55,120 520
2 New Jersey
$70,900
$45,420 2,300
3 Connecticut
$70,820
$45,840 1,070
4 Rhode Island
$70,300
$44,540 250
5 New York
$70,260
$45,430 8,910
6 Minnesota
$69,320
$47,720 1,870
7 California
$68,930
$46,290 10,650
8 Washington
$68,430
$44,490 1,720
9 Maryland
$68,030
$44,860 1,970
10 Alaska
$67,840
$47,930 160
11 Colorado
$67,510
$42,040 1,140
12 Massachusetts
$65,660
$38,680 2,250
13 Delaware
$64,100
$42,910 170
14 Illinois
$64,010
$38,920 2,650
15 Texas
$63,490
$39,630 5,730
16 Pennsylvania
$62,230
$40,430 3,240
17 Georgia
$61,760
$33,680 2,760
18 Virginia
$61,590
$36,760 2,340
19 Nebraska
$61,050
$38,370 570
20 Missouri
$60,070
$34,390 1,420
21 Iowa
$59,510
$38,300 480
22 Oregon
$59,510
$41,490 880
23 Wyoming
$58,930
$43,340 60
24 Alabama
$58,540
$39,510 590
25 Michigan
$58,420
$41,890 1,620
26 New Hampshire
$58,330
$37,910 250
27 Kansas
$58,090
$37,450 450
28 Ohio
$57,820
$38,440 3,050
29 Vermont
$57,620
$36,620 190
30 North Carolina
$57,410
$39,240 2,450
31 Tennessee
$56,860
$35,180 1,740
32 Nevada
$56,340
$37,090 370
33 North Dakota
$56,110
$37,460 140
34 Idaho
$55,370
$34,620 240
35 Kentucky
$55,000
$38,860 720
36 New Mexico
$54,690
$37,410 190
37 Florida
$54,540
$35,470 3,870
38 Arizona
$53,980
$34,000 1,880
39 Maine
$53,600
$39,810 340
40 Wisconsin
$53,430
$36,570 1,450
41 Oklahoma
$53,260
$32,610 770
42 Montana
$52,730
$37,550 170
43 South Dakota
$50,330
$37,070 590
44 Utah
$49,350
$35,860 510
45 West Virginia
$49,210
$25,550 260
46 Hawaii
$48,990
$34,470 250
47 Indiana
$48,950
$33,890 970
48 Mississippi
$46,360
$33,460 310
49 South Carolina
$46,100
$31,910 820
50 Louisiana
$42,670
$29,620 1,240
51 Arkansas
$40,370
$29,040 660
52 Puerto Rico
$33,790
$20,470 270
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