Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$73,720
25th Percentile Wage
$90,130
50th Percentile Wage
$115,390
75th Percentile Wage
$141,970
90th Percentile Wage
$161,270

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $161,270. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,390. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $73,720.

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
$115,390
2.09% 5.00%
2016
$112,980
4.65% -
2015
$107,730
0.69% -
2014
$106,990
-1.41% -
2013
$108,500
-1.03% -
2012
$109,620
- -

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $115,390 in Pittsburgh is in the middle of salary range for compensation and benefits managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Pittsburgh is 26.5 percent (26.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 9.2 percent (9.2%) higher than that in the lowest paying East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area.

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 Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.