Alabama Department of Labor

Labor Market Information Division
SOC: 13-1141 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists
Education: Most of these occupations require a four-year bachelor's degree, but some do not.
OJT: Employees in these occupations usually need several years of work-related experience, on-the-job training, and/or vocational training.
Tasks: Ensure company compliance with federal and state laws, including reporting requirements. Evaluate job positions, determining classification, exempt or non-exempt status, and salary. Plan, develop, evaluate, improve, and communicate methods and techniques for selecting, promoting, compensating, evaluating, and training workers. Prepare occupational classifications, job descriptions, and salary scales. Provide advice on the resolution of classification and salary complaints. Advise managers and employees on state and federal employment regulations, collective agreements, benefit and compensation policies, personnel procedures, and classification programs. Prepare reports, such as organization and flow charts, and career path reports to summarize job analysis and evaluation and compensation analysis information. Perform multifactor data and cost analyses that may be used in areas such as support of collective bargaining agreements. Assess need for and develop job analysis instruments and materials. Observe, interview, and survey employees and conduct focus group meetings to collect job, organizational, and occupational information. Assist in preparing and maintaining personnel records and handbooks. Research job and worker requirements, structural and functional relationships among jobs and occupations, and occupational trends.
License: License not required.
Outlook: Satisfactory
Alabama Employment Outlook
Alabama Wage Data
Hourly Wage   Annual Wage
Entry $21.02   Entry $43,723.00
Mean $31.70   Mean $65,922.00
Experience $37.03 Experience $77,016.00

The data is based on the May 2017 Occupation Employment Survey employment and wage estimate file. The wages have been aged using the most current ECI factors reflecting wages as of June 2018.

Alabama Projections
Estimated Employment 2016Projected Employment 2026Annual Average OpeningsAnnual Growth Rate
Related Occupations: Postsecondary Institutions With Programs:
Claims Examiners, Property and Casualty Insurance
Financial Examiners
Insurance Sales Agents
Logistics Managers
Purchasing Agents, Except Wholesale, Retail, and Farm Products
Regulatory Affairs Managers
Sales Agents, Securities and Commodities
Supply Chain Managers
No postsecondary schools reported programs.
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13-1141.00 Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists