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Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of compensation and benefits managers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos 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 Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$78,960
25th Percentile Wage
$99,440
50th Percentile Wage
$126,230
75th Percentile Wage
$181,510
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $181,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $126,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $78,960.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$37.96
25th Percentile Wage
$47.81
50th Percentile Wage
$60.69
75th Percentile Wage
$87.27
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for compensation and benefits managers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $87.27. The median hourly salary is $60.69. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $37.96.

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
2016126,2309.40%9.51%
2015114,3704.35%-
2014109,390-2.58%-
2013112,210-1.79%-
2012114,220--

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $126,230, Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is the second highest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Texas, following the highest paying city Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown (median annual salary of $132,580). Compared with Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos is 4.8 percent (4.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$132,580
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$126,230
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$123,370
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$122,280
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$107,790
Fort Worth-Arlington
$90,510

See also: Top paying jobs in Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos, Texas.