Benefits Assistant Salary

The average rate for a Benefits Assistant is $16.61 per hour. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

$27,025 - $51,732
$27K
$40K
$52K
MEDIAN: $39,859
10%
50%
90%

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$12.89 - $21.77
$13
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $16.35
10%
50%
90%

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$0$51K
Salary $27,025 - $51,732
Bonus $297 - $3,117
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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$27,143 - $50,209
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 89
Hourly Data $0$37
Hourly Rate $12.89 - $21.77
Overtime $19.84 - $37.32
Annual Data $0$50K
Bonus $297 - $3,117
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).
)
$27,143 - $50,209
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 22 Apr 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 119

Job Description for Benefits Assistant

Benefits assistants serve clerical roles, primarily in the human resources departments of companies. They interact with other employees directly or via email or telephone and provide information related to health insurance, retirement programs such as 401K, paid time off, and other benefits programs available to the company’s employees. They may be required to conduct formal presentations regarding their company’s benefit programs to new employees and may also communicate with outside vendors.

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Benefits Assistant Tasks

  • Answer employee questions about benefits.
  • Notify parties about COBRA benefits when necessary.
  • Maintain electronic or manual employee benefits records for active and retired employees.

Common Career Paths for Benefits Assistant


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Popular Skills for Benefits Assistant

Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Benefits Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Benefits Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $35,000 based on 90 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Benefits Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $39,000 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Benefits Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 15 salaries. A Benefits Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $44,000 based on 9 salaries.

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Key Stats for Benefits Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Benefits Assistant Salaries

▲19%

▲17%

▲5%

National Average
$37,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Benefits Assistant Salaries




National Average
$37,000


Windows Operating System General Use
▼15%

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
7%
1-4 years
61%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 17%