Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Kansas City, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Kansas City, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of compensation and benefits managers in Kansas City is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Compensation and Benefits Managers in Kansas City, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$84,930
25th Percentile Wage
$95,660
50th Percentile Wage
$116,790
75th Percentile Wage
$141,210
90th Percentile Wage
$162,210

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Kansas City, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $162,210. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $116,790. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $84,930.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of compensation and benefits managers from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$116,790
4.08% 20.52%
2016
$112,030
8.85% -
2015
$102,120
7.77% -
2014
$94,190
3.65% -
2013
$90,750
-2.28% -
2012
$92,820
- -

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Kansas City with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $116,790, Kansas City is the lowest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Missouri, following city of Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers (median annual salary of $161,410). Compared with the highest paying city Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Kansas City is 27.6 percent (27.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$161,410
St Louis
$124,570
Kansas City
$116,790



See also: Top paying jobs in Kansas City, Missouri.