Compensation Analyst at Justworks

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Who we are

At Justworks, you’ll enjoy a welcoming and casual environment, great benefits, wellness program offerings, and an opportunity to learn and grow. We work hard and care about our people.

We’re helping businesses get off the ground by enabling them to focus on running their business. We solve HR issues. We’re data-driven and never stop iterating. If you’d like to work in a supportive, entrepreneurial environment, are interested in building something meaningful and having fun while doing it, we’d love to hear from you.

We're united by shared goals and shared motivations at Justworks. These are best summed up in our company values, which are reflected in our product and in our team.

Our Values

If this sounds like you, you’ll fit right in.

Who You Are

You are both an analytical guru and a thoughtful and effective communicator who has a passion for the science and art of all things “Compensation”. You are a curious practitioner who is able to simplify this complex area of HR who can communicate our processes, programs, and policies across the business at all levels.

You relish being the go-to person for those day to day random comp questions while at the same time be the strategic driving force behind our Total Rewards philosophy and programs. You enjoy partnering with key stakeholders and have the ability to translate technical jargon and practices into digestible information that ultimately enables Justworks to attract and retain the best talent.

What You'll Do
  • Gather internal and external salary data, provide salary benchmarks and package recommendations, in line with our total rewards philosophy. 
  • Work to ensure market data and salary bands are aligned with market data and maintain and analyze external market benchmarking data and support compensation processes, policies, and compliance.
  • Design and implement compensation metrics, reports that support total rewards processes and decisions.
  • Maintain data integrity through audit reports, analyzing compensation and rewards data 
  • Provide technical and analytical support for compensation projects that support our growing business objectives.
  • Support the People team with all reward activities such as the salary reviews, promotions, variable compensation and equity.
  • Ongoing and ad-hoc needs of the organization including market pricing and salary recommendation requests, salary structure development and maintenance, and annual pay equity studies and analysis.
  • Assist with presentations, education, and training for managers and leaders. Translate technical data into actionable user-friendly initiatives.
 What You’ll Need
  • 3+ years of experience in compensation and total rewards in a professional, fast-paced HR environment. 
  • Strong quantitative aptitude, spreadsheet abilities, analysis, data mining skills.
  • Highly proficient in compensation, HRIS, and analytical tools and platforms (PayScale a plus).
  • Strong interpersonal skills in dealing with employees at all levels, and use diplomacy and discretion at all times. 
  • You have an intuitive, engaging, and outgoing nature and can build great relationships and trust quickly and instantly connect with people
  • Proven ability to handle multiple competing priorities while maintaining attention to detail in a rapidly changing business environment.
  • You are a self-motivated collaborator who can also work independently in a sometimes ambiguous and dynamic environment.
  • You can exercise discretion and judgment when handling confidential personnel matters.

Diversity at Justworks

Justworks is committed to maintaining a workplace where diversity of identity, culture, and life experience is the norm and is celebrated authentically and respected consistently. Diversity in our work, our people and our product drives creativity and innovation, entrepreneurial leadership and integrity, competitiveness and collaboration throughout our business and in the market. We depend on our differences to make our team stronger, our workplace more dynamic, and our product accessible to all of our customers.

We’re proud to be an equal opportunity employer open to all qualified applicants regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.


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Technology we use

  • Engineering
    • JavascriptLanguages
    • RubyLanguages
    • Ruby on RailsFrameworks
    • MySQLDatabases


All positions are based at Justworks’ headquarters in the historic Starrett Lehigh building, which overlooks the Hudson River at 601 West 26th Street,

What are Justworks Perks + Benefits

Justworks Benefits Overview

People are our most prized asset. We do hard work, and we’ll always work hard to take care of you.

Volunteer in local community
Whether it's through Justworks-sponsored initiatives or in pursuit of a cause that matters to you, get paid while you're giving back. All Justworks’ employees get up to five fully-paid volunteer day
Partners with Nonprofits
Through Partnerworks, our team provides learning and development, recruitment, and networking opportunities to groups that are typically underrepresented in our industry.
Friends outside of work
Get to know your colleagues and make new friends during outings to local NYC events, our annual summer camp retreat, and monthly random lunches.
Eat lunch together
Monthly random lunches help us all take some time out to meet people from across the company.
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Justworks’ dedicated program manager for Diversity and Inclusion (D+I) oversees the company’s formal practices and policies.
Diversity manifesto
At Justworks, we believe it takes diversity of identity, culture, and life experience to create a world in which starting, running, and joining a growing business is an accessible option for all.
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Justworks employees can contribute up to $2,500 annually to their FSA.
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Wellness Programs
Onsite Gym
Team workouts
We offer weekly onsite yoga and meditation classes.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
Company Equity
Performance Bonus
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Family Medical Leave
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Unlimited Vacation Policy
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Beer on Tap
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Happy Hours
Pet Friendly
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Promote from within
Time allotted for learning

Additional Perks + Benefits

Enjoy access to top-notch medical, dental, and vision insurance with the options you need to feel secure and take care of yourself, your way. Justworks offers plans with 100% covered premiums for individuals and 90%+ covered premiums for families.

Taking care of yourself doesn't end with having good health insurance, especially when it comes to dealing with stress or issues in your life outside of work. Get free access to Talkspace, the leader in anonymous, accessible, and professional online therapy. Plus, with Health Advocate, you’ll have legal, financial, and medical bill resources at the ready.

We carefully vet the benefits and perks we offer in Justworks. That means you get access to all the same great options as our customers, plus everything that’s still in beta — all while helping to make our product even better.

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