Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$94,040
25th Percentile Wage
$115,930
50th Percentile Wage
$144,560
75th Percentile Wage
$188,600
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $188,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $144,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $94,040.

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
$144,560
8.08% 20.03%
2016
$132,880
3.57% -
2015
$128,130
-3.87% -
2014
$133,090
0.93% -
2013
$131,850
12.32% -
2012
$115,600
- -

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Philadelphia with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $144,560, Philadelphia is the second highest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Pennsylvania, following the highest paying city Newark-Union (median annual salary of $156,970). Compared with Newark-Union, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Philadelphia is 7.9 percent (7.9%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$156,970
Philadelphia
$144,560
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$134,740
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$134,450
Pittsburgh
$115,390
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$111,950
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$104,720



See also: Top paying jobs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.