Entry-Level Benefits Administrator Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Benefits Administrator is $44,098 per year.

$34,555 - $59,208
(Median)
$35K
$44K
$59K
MEDIAN: $44,098
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$13.75 - $23.54
(Median)
$14
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,555 - $59,208  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,926  
Profit Sharing
$964 - $4,074  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,158 - $59,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 385
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.75 - $23.54  
   
Overtime
$20.07 - $36.39  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,926  
   
Profit Sharing
$964 - $4,074  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$32,158 - $59,237  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 168
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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $42,546

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Benefits Administrator Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Benefits Administrator in Indianapolis:
"You won't actually be helping people."
If you don't have a college degree, and are excited about having a desk job it might be for you. If you are seeking a more meaningful position, and care about society this would not be for you.

Benefits Administrator in Winston-Salem:
"Develop Your Skills in Multiple Functions."
Develop your skills in other HR functional areas to make yourself more marketable and to have future career options that include other HR responsibilities in addition to benefits administration.

Benefits Administrator in Huntley:
"Education/Training."
Continue to keep up with the HR laws, FMLA laws. Always take continuing educational classes.

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Skills That Affect Benefits Administrator Salaries

Leave of Absence Administration
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Human Resources
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Benefits Administration
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Benefits & Compensation
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Customer Service
0%

National Average
$43,000

Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Word
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Microsoft Excel
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 91 votes.

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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