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Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary Information in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of compensation and benefits managers in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of compensation and benefits managers in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett 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 Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$86,710
25th Percentile Wage
$108,840
50th Percentile Wage
$130,710
75th Percentile Wage
$163,080
90th Percentile Wage
$195,600

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for compensation and benefits managers in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $195,600. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $130,710. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $86,710.

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
$130,710
0.00% 17.93%
2016
$130,710
7.90% -
2015
$120,390
2.13% -
2014
$117,830
9.91% -
2013
$106,150
-1.06% -
2012
$107,280
- -

Table 3. Compare Compensation and Benefits Manager Salary in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $130,710, Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is the highest paying city for compensation and benefits managers in state of Washington, followed by Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue (median annual salary $129,330). In comparison, the median annual salary of compensation and benefits managers in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett is 1.1 percent (1.1%) higher than that in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$130,710
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$129,330
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$114,170



See also: Top paying jobs in Seattle-Bellevue-Everett, Washington.