Northwell Health Strategist Compensation in New Hyde Park, New York

Req Number 001QXR

Job Category Human Resources

Job Description

The Compensation Strategist plays a key role in the onboarding and retention of our talented team members by ensuring the accuracy and fairness of the health system's job descriptions and salaries. You will be responsible for the analysis, development, implementation and administration of compensation programs. You will perform ongoing evaluations of the health system's compensation program for assigned functional areas.

Responsibilities include :

  • Coordinates, administers and monitors compensation programs.

  • Continually reviews the health system's comparative position relative to market data, and determines appropriate salary grades and attributes of jobs.

  • Completes timely and accurate salary surveys and analyzes results.

  • Evaluates jobs by reviewing job descriptions, market data and internal comparisons.

  • Analyzes best practice and benchmark data both internally and externally to ensure the health system's job design is equal to market, and is internally equitable.

  • Assists department heads in developing and modifying job descriptions in accordance with requirements.

  • Participates in the development of training and communications programs to communicate new or revised compensation plans to the organization; works in conjunction with Employee Communications to deliver communications.

  • Models compensation alternatives and makes appropriate recommendations.

  • Coordinates with HRIT to create report templates that meet compensation reporting needs.

  • Monitors performance against plans and takes action necessary to ensure achievement

  • Collects, analyzes and summarizes compensation information to satisfy statutory and regulatory and organization requirements.

  • Interfaces with Labor and Employee Relations, and Talent Acquisition.

  • Participates in special projects such as reorganizations, acquisitions, across- the-board increase processes, etc.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources, Business Administration or related field, required.

  • Minimum of five (5) years of professional compensation experience, required.

  • Healthcare industry experience, preferred.

  • Knowledge of Human Resources as a discipline, including the various functions of Employee Relations, Benefits, Compensation, Performance Management and Talent Acquisition, preferred.

  • Strong knowledge of Human Resources regulatory and statutory requirements.

  • Strong knowledge of Excel, Word, Power Point.

Our Culture

Transforming care, optimizing patient satisfaction and creating better patient outcomes are just some of the things our talented team members are doing at North Shore-LIJ each and every day. As a culture committed to providing our customers with the highest quality service, we stand behind our core values: Patients first; Caring; Excellence; Innovation; Integrity and Teamwork. It is our commitment and our culture that sets us apart from others and is the cornerstone of everything we do. Join an organization whose team members are valued, cared for and offered continuous opportunities to grow. Click on the link to learn more about us:

Please note: North Shore-LIJ is a smoke-free environment. Smoking and the use of tobacco products is strictly prohibited anywhere on campus, including parking lots and outdoor areas on the premises. Free smoking cessation programs and quit medications are offered to team members who wish to quit through the North Shore-LIJ Center for Tobacco Control.