Entry-Level Benefits Assistant Salary

Earnings for Entry-Level Benefits Assistants come in at around $15.83 per hour on average. While approximately one in four report receiving no health benefits, a strong majority do receive medical coverage, and more than half have dental, as well. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$28,762 - $50,903
$29K
$38K
$51K
MEDIAN: $37,633
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50%
90%

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$12.67 - $22.14
$13
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.83
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$28,762 - $50,903  
   
Bonus
$295.17 - $2,691  
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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$27,135 - $49,070  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 39
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.67 - $22.14  
   
Overtime
$19.72 - $33.59  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$295.17 - $2,691  
   
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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$27,135 - $49,070  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 51
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Key Stats for Benefits Assistant

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
83%
5-9 years
10%
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Skills That Affect Benefits Assistant Salaries

Benefits Administration
▲5%

National Average
$35,000

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼4%

Windows Operating System General Use
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 73%
dental benefits
Dental: 67%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 26%
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