Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Rochester, New York

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Rochester, New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Rochester 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 Rochester, New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,090
25th Percentile Wage
$88,270
50th Percentile Wage
$120,930
75th Percentile Wage
$152,280
90th Percentile Wage
$187,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Rochester, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $187,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $120,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,090.

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
$120,930
-9.55% 7.72%
2016
$132,480
17.52% -
2015
$109,270
7.32% -
2014
$101,270
0.98% -
2013
$100,280
-11.28% -
2012
$111,590
- -

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Rochester with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $120,930 in Rochester is in the middle of salary range for compensation and benefits managers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Rochester is 18.5 percent (18.5%) lower than that in the highest paying New York-White Plains-Wayne and 17.0 percent (17.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Albany-Schenectady-Troy.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$148,460
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$147,810
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$147,680
Nassau-Suffolk
$131,770
Syracuse
$126,770
Rochester
$120,930
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$100,410



See also: Top paying jobs in Rochester, New York.