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Director of Compensation Salary

How much does a Director of Compensation make in the United States?
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Salary Data for Director of Compensation

$146,752 (USD)/yr

$71 (USD)/hr

$15,013 (USD)/yr

$144,731 (USD)/yr

$70 (USD)/hr

$15,013 (USD)/yr

Job Description
Directs the planning, development, and implementation of the pay practice area of compensation, usually defined as direct pay including wage, salary, incentive, and executive compensation. Plans, designs, implements, maintains, and administers compensation programs.
The average director of compensation salary in United States is $146,752 or an equivalent hourly rate of $71. In addition, they earn an average bonus of $15,013. Salary estimates based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in United States.
Compensation Data Based on Experience

$101,072 (USD)

$183,035 (USD)

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Salary Potential

$170,126 (USD)

16 %

Based on our compensation data, the estimated salary potential for Director of Compensation will increase 16 % over 5 years.

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