Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Chattanooga, Tennessee

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,650
25th Percentile Wage
$40,510
50th Percentile Wage
$57,710
75th Percentile Wage
$107,780
90th Percentile Wage
$128,420

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $128,420. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $57,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $35,650.

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
$57,710
-9.76% -45.52%
2016
$63,340
8.38% -
2015
$58,030
-43.82% -
2013
$83,460
-0.62% -
2012
$83,980
- -

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Chattanooga with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $57,710, Chattanooga is the lowest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Tennessee, following city of Memphis (median annual salary of $100,780). Compared with the highest paying city Memphis, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Chattanooga is 42.7 percent (42.7%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$100,780
Knoxville
$98,660
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$95,020
Chattanooga
$57,710



See also: Top paying jobs in Chattanooga, Tennessee.