A Benefits Specialist with Microsoft Word skills earns an average salary of $46,364 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$34,796 - $67,592
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$35K
$46K
$68K
MEDIAN: $46,363
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$13.71 - $24.19
(Median)
$14
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$34,796 - $67,592  
   
Bonus
$400.00 - $7,122  
Profit Sharing
$1,150  
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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$31,280 - $64,111  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 176
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.71 - $24.19  
   
Overtime
$22.27 - $33.64  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$400.00 - $7,122  
   
Profit Sharing
$1,150  
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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$31,280 - $64,111  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 128
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Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Specialist

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

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Experience Affects Benefits Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Late-Career
up arrow 11%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$44,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 55 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
38%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
medical benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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