Benefits Specialist with Benefits Administration Skills Salary

The average pay for a Benefits Specialist with Benefits Administration skills is $48,612 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$37,435 - $67,496
$37K
$49K
$67K
MEDIAN: $48,612
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$14.78 - $25.20
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MEDIAN: $19.55
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$37,435 - $67,496  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,145  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $3,141  
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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$34,421 - $65,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 480
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.78 - $25.20  
   
Overtime
$22.12 - $37.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,145  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $3,141  
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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$34,421 - $65,198  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 258

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Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Benefits Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Benefits Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 393 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Benefits Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 247 salaries. An experienced Benefits Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 203 salaries. A Benefits Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 54 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,100

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Key Stats for Benefits Specialist

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 155 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Benefits Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

Experienced
▲6%

▲3%

National Average
$46,000

▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 155 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 13%
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