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Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Harrisburg-Carlisle 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 Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,850
25th Percentile Wage
$85,690
50th Percentile Wage
$102,190
75th Percentile Wage
$121,450
90th Percentile Wage
$179,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $179,060. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $102,190. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,850.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.10
25th Percentile Wage
$41.20
50th Percentile Wage
$49.13
75th Percentile Wage
$58.39
90th Percentile Wage
$86.09

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for compensation and benefits managers in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $86.09. The median hourly salary is $49.13. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.10.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of compensation and benefits managers from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016102,1908.09%12.93%
201593,9206.61%-
201487,7103.00%-
201385,080-4.58%-
201288,980--

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Harrisburg-Carlisle with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $102,190, Harrisburg-Carlisle is the lowest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Pennsylvania, following city of Newark-Union (median annual salary of $151,620). In comparison, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Harrisburg-Carlisle is 32.6 percent (32.6%) lower than that in the highest paying city Newark-Union.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$151,620
Philadelphia
$132,880
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$126,410
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$125,420
Pittsburgh
$112,980
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$102,190

See also: Top paying jobs in Harrisburg-Carlisle, Pennsylvania.