Average Salary for Hewitt Associates, Inc. Employees

Operating out of Lincolnshire, Ill., Hewitt Associates, Inc. employs talent in positions ranging from Payroll & Benefits Operations Manager to Benefits Administrator. Hewitt Associates, Inc. pays its employees $59K per year on average. Though where you live and your experience level do impact pay, what you do at the company is the primary influence on employee salary at Hewitt Associates, Inc. The data for this report comes from responses to the PayScale salary survey.

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Hewitt Associates, Inc. typically pays:
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Employer: Hewitt Associates, Inc.
Average Salary Range by Job
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National Data (?
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[-]Payroll & Benefits Operations Manager (7)
$36,909 - $95,186  
[-]Payroll & Benefits Operations Manager (7)
Salary$35,806 - $89,205  
Bonus$927 - $15,666  
Total Pay$36,909 - $95,186  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (5)
$24,231 - $46,504  
[+]Customer Service Representative (CSR) (5)
Total Pay$24,231 - $46,504  
[+]Benefits Administrator (4)
$29,191 - $59,806  
[+]Benefits Administrator (4)
Salary$34,358 - $63,026  
Total Pay$29,191 - $59,806  
[+]Lead Systems Analyst (3)
$49,664 - $112,041  
[+]Lead Systems Analyst (3)
Salary$48,352 - $102,763  
Bonus$991 - $13,213  
Total Pay$49,664 - $112,041  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 21 Nov 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 88
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About This Company

Lincolnshire, Illinois 


Hewitt Associates LLC

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Bringing in the most money are Program Project Managers — their earnings average $100K. Lead Systems Analysts are a close second at $75K along with Business Technology Analysts ($73K) and Human Resources Consultants (around $70K). Systems Analysts make approximately $45K, close to the bottom of the company pay scale.


When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (about $73K annually) can be spotted in Chicago; the company's headquarter city of Lincolnshire ($69K), Norwalk (about $69K), and Houston ($65K) are the next top-paying cities. Approaching the lower end of the pay scale (at $44K) is Orlando. By state, the highest compensation levels appear in Georgia, where the average salary is around $125K per year.

Years of Experience

For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $66K. Between the one and five year mark, pay is typically around $50K. Broken down by tenure, the largest share of Hewitt Associates, Inc. employees (35 percent) have 10-19 years of experience and typically earn $77K annually.

Certifications and Degrees

Being a Project Management Professional certainly has its perks — salaries approach approximately $113K and far exceed the paychecks of those without certification. Licensed Producers with credentials can live quite comfortably; salaries come in at $45K per year. Those with a Master of Business Administration (MBA), Finance at Hewitt Associates, Inc. come out on top, and their salaries approach about $119K annually.


The highest-paying skill in this position seems to be Operations Management; individuals who report it as part of the repertoire have a median income of $90K. It's pretty common to find people here who know Project Management; somewhere between a fifth and a fourth consider it a key competency. Other skills in demand are Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and SQL.

Benefits and Perks

Just two in five workers receive paid time off. To plan for old age, almost all employees maintain savings accounts through the company's 401(k) plan. Perks cover health insurance for a solid majority of workers and dental coverage for a strong majority of workers. Hewitt Associates, Inc. also dishes out privileges such as life insurance, a casual working environment, a stock purchase plan, and optional telecommute / work from home.

Key Stats for Hewitt Associates, Inc.


54 %
46 %
$40,452 - $74,180
$44,557 - $79,930
Less than 1 year
1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

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