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Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of compensation and benefits managers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington 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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$73,920
25th Percentile Wage
$97,380
50th Percentile Wage
$122,280
75th Percentile Wage
$163,260
90th Percentile Wage
$205,030

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $205,030. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $122,280. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $73,920.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35.54
25th Percentile Wage
$46.82
50th Percentile Wage
$58.79
75th Percentile Wage
$78.48
90th Percentile Wage
$98.57

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for compensation and benefits managers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $98.57. The median hourly salary is $58.79. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.54.

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
2016122,280-2.21%15.59%
2015124,980-5.90%-
2014132,3509.16%-
2013120,23014.15%-
2012103,220--

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington with Other Texas Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $122,280 in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is in the middle of salary range for compensation and benefits managers in state of Texas. In comparison, the annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington is 7.8 percent (7.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown and 26.0 percent (26.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Fort Worth-Arlington.

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 Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington, Texas.