The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of compensation and benefits managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$45,900|
|25th Percentile Wage||$52,280|
|50th Percentile Wage||$62,690|
|75th Percentile Wage||$77,570|
|90th Percentile Wage||$105,300|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $105,300. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,690. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $45,900.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of compensation and benefits managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $62,690, New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is the second highest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Louisiana, following the highest paying city Baton Rouge (median annual salary of $72,910). Compared with Baton Rouge, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 14.0 percent (14.0%) lower.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Baton Rouge|| |
|New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner|| |