Entry-Level Benefits Analyst Salary

Entry-Level Benefits Analysts pull down an average of $51K per year. Cash earnings for Entry-Level Benefits Analysts — which occasionally include more than $7K from bonuses and more than $6K from profit sharing — stretch from around $37K to approximately $68K. Geography and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of Entry-Level Benefits Analysts claim high levels of job satisfaction. A large number get medical and dental insurance, and a fair number get vision plans, too. Female Entry-Level Benefits Analysts are more common than men among those who completed the survey; more than half (68 percent) are women. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$39,476 - $67,743
$39K
$51K
$68K
MEDIAN: $51,310
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$15.23 - $27.81
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$22
$28
MEDIAN: $21.89
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$0$68K
Salary $39,476 - $67,743
Bonus $397.32 - $6,902
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,055
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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$38,490 - $68,374
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 303
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $15.23 - $27.81
Overtime $21.44 - $40.56
Annual Data $0$68K
Bonus $397.32 - $6,902
Profit Sharing $0.00 - $4,055
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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$38,490 - $68,374
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 18 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 66

Benefits Analyst Job Listings

Popular Employer Salaries for Benefits Analyst


Salaries are easily beat at Towers Watson, where median pay comes to just $43K, the lowest in the field. What's more, with base pay starting at $36K and ending at $47K, range in salary is rather small.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $51,201

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

Home to some of the best pay for Entry-Level Benefits Analysts, San Francisco offers exceptional salaries, 12 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Benefits Analysts will also find cushy salaries in New York (+12 percent) and Atlanta (+11 percent). Entry-Level Benefits Analysts in Pittsburgh take home the lowest salaries, earning a whopping 21 percent less than the national average. Workers in Philadelphia and Milwaukee earn salaries that trail the national average for those in this profession (20 percent less and 17 percent less, respectively).

Benefits Analyst Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Benefits Analyst in La Porte:
"Implement and integrate systems. Manager 5300 benefits."
Work hard and always be there for the employees.

Key Stats for Benefits Analyst

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
78%
5-9 years
12%

Skills That Affect Benefits Analyst Salaries


Microsoft Word
▲2%



Financial Analysis
▲1%

National Average
$51,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 63 votes.

Gender

Female
67 %
Male
33 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 74%
no benefits
None: 11%