C$45,492
Avg. Salary
C$20.70
Avg. Hourly Rate
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The average pay for a Benefits Administrator is C$20.70 per hour.

The average pay for a Benefits Administrator is C$45,492 per year.

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10%
$21
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$25
90%
MEDIAN $21
$37k
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$45k
50%
$59k
90%
MEDIAN $45,492
C$36,863 - C$58,602
C$37K
C$45K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$45,492
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50%
90%
C$15.11 - C$24.84
C$15
C$21
C$25
MEDIAN: C$20.70
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50%
90%
C$0C$58K
Salary C$36,863 - C$58,602
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,000
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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C$35,854 - C$57,137
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 131
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$15.11 - C$24.84
Overtime C$32.11
Annual Data C$0C$57K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$3,000
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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C$35,854 - C$57,137
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 13 Oct 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 26

Job Description for Benefits Administrator

Benefits administrators provide human resources-related advice and information to the workers in their organization. They give information about different benefit programs and process applications to all relevant employees. Another main responsibilities include data input into the company databases. They also process workers' claims regarding benefits issues and escalate inquiries as needed to other human resources professionals. There are many benefits that benefits administrators must be comfortable discussing and explaining to employees, including life insurance, health benefits, and 401(k) benefits, among others. Advanced analytical skills are necessary, as benefits administrators often handle large quantities of numerical data and spreadsheets.

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Benefits Administrator Tasks

  • Maintain records and procedures for the administration process.
  • Provide customer support to both internal and external customers.
  • Perform benefit plan audits and recommend cost reduction or containment strategies.
  • Serve as the primary contact for vendors and third party administrators.
  • Research, design, recommend and implement benefit plans that present the best value.

Benefits Administrator Pay By Employer

$0$57K

Conduent Inc.
9 profiles
$33,419

$34,465

$56,993

Common Career Paths for Benefits Administrator


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Benefits Administrator Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Benefits Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Benefits Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 55 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Benefits Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Benefits Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$48,000 based on 15 salaries. A Benefits Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$54,000 based on 11 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

11%

-4%

-7%

National Average: C$45,321

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Benefits Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Benefits Administrator?

Benefits Administrator in Edmonton:
"River City."
Pros: Beautiful city in the summer - pathways, parks, festivals.
Cons: Traffic can be bad, poor road conditions. Not a lot to do.

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Key Stats for Benefits Administrator

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Experience Affects Benefits Administrator Salaries

▲19%

▲9%

▲6%

National Average
C$45,000

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 9%