A Benefits Specialist with Microsoft Word skills earns an average salary of $46,895 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$35,194 - $64,258
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$47K
$64K
MEDIAN: $46,895
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90%

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$13.76 - $24.04
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MEDIAN: $18.39
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$35,194 - $64,258  
   
Bonus
$350.00 - $8,500  
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$31,597 - $62,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 187
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.76 - $24.04  
   
Overtime
$22.25 - $33.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$350.00 - $8,500  
   
Profit Sharing
$750  
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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$31,597 - $62,450  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 129

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Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Specialist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Benefits Specialist

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.
039
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Benefits Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 9%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

Late-Career
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National Average
$44,000


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 66 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
22%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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