Sample Compensation Manager Resume

Notice how the job seeker in this sample compensation manager resume opens with a clear objective of what she wants. She then lists only those previous work experiences that pertain to this particular job. All compensation manager resumes should include this vital information.

Jackie Job-Seeker
10 Gardenia Lane
Any Town, USA 99999
Home: (888) 888-8888
Cell: (888) 888-7777


A position as a Compensation Manager


Finance professional; sound mathematical and analytical skills; knowledge of rules and regulations regarding compensation; reliable worker who is loyal and dedicated to ethics


Compensation Manager, 2000 to present:

Brown and Bacon Manufacturing, Inc., Large Town, USA.

In charge of the department dedicated to cutting pay checks, paying for overtime, answering questions and handling disputes regarding payroll.

Payroll Assistant, 1998-2000:

Brown and Bacon Manufacturing, Inc., Large Town, USA.

Helped disperse paychecks each week, file complaints regarding paycheck issues, meet with management when necessary to receive new and updated information regarding wage increases.


A.A., Business and Finance, 1997
Any City Community College, Any City, USA


National Association of Businesswomen

Vice President, 2006

NOTE: This resume is a condensed version of a compensation manager full resume to serve as an example only. Always consider what the employer is looking for in the compensation manager he hires. Tailor your resume to that company.