Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of compensation and benefits managers in Lexington-Fayette is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Compensation and Benefits Managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,900
25th Percentile Wage
$55,140
50th Percentile Wage
$66,230
75th Percentile Wage
$77,080
90th Percentile Wage
$95,290

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $95,290. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $66,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.99
25th Percentile Wage
$26.51
50th Percentile Wage
$31.84
75th Percentile Wage
$37.06
90th Percentile Wage
$45.81

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for compensation and benefits managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $45.81. The median hourly salary is $31.84. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.99.

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $66,230, Lexington-Fayette is the second highest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Kentucky, following the highest paying city Louisville-Jefferson County (median annual salary of $113,420). Compared with Louisville-Jefferson County, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Lexington-Fayette is 41.6 percent (41.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Louisville-Jefferson County
$113,420
Lexington-Fayette
$66,230

See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.