Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialist Salary in Sector of Wholesale Trade

The salary statistics of compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in the industry sector of wholesale trade are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialist salaries in different industries within the wholesale trade sector.

Average Annual Salary of Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,040
25th Percentile Wage
$49,930
50th Percentile Wage
$63,380
75th Percentile Wage
$81,530
90th Percentile Wage
$108,560

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in the industry sector of wholesale trade. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists is $108,560. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $63,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists is $42,040.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in the industry sector of wholesale trade from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$63,380
1.51% 7.86%
2016
$62,420
0.62% -
2015
$62,030
3.76% -
2014
$59,700
1.64% -
2013
$58,720
0.54% -
2012
$58,400
- -

Compare Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Wholesale Trade Sector

The average salaries of compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialists in 22 industries in the wholesale trade sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialist occupations is the hardware, and plumbing and heating equipment and supplies merchant wholesalers industry with an annual salary $73,540. The lowest paying industry is the furniture and home furnishing merchant wholesalers industry (annual salary $57,440). For detailed compensation, benefits, and job analysis specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Hardware, and Plumbing and Heating Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$73,540
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$68,860
Metal and Mineral (except Petroleum) Merchant Wholesalers
$68,130
Household Appliances and Electrical and Electronic Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$67,480
Merchant Wholesalers, Durable Goods
$66,410
Professional and Commercial Equipment and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$64,580
Machinery, Equipment, and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$64,480
Beer, Wine, and Distilled Alcoholic Beverage Merchant Wholesalers
$63,810
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$63,100
Chemical and Allied Products Merchant Wholesalers
$63,040
Motor Vehicle and Motor Vehicle Parts and Supplies Merchant Wholesalers
$61,980
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$61,060
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$60,490
Merchant Wholesalers, Nondurable Goods
$60,460
Miscellaneous Durable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$60,070
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$60,040
Wholesale Electronic Markets and Agents and Brokers
$60,040
Grocery and Related Product Merchant Wholesalers
$59,930
Lumber and Other Construction Materials Merchant Wholesalers
$59,730
Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers
$59,150
Drugs and Druggists' Sundries Merchant Wholesalers
$58,310
Furniture and Home Furnishing Merchant Wholesalers
$57,440

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].




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