Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Benefits Specialist is $51,761
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Specialists?
An entry-level Benefits Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $43,108 based on 114 salaries. An early career Benefits Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $49,371 based on 974 salaries. A …Read more
What Do Benefits Specialists Do?
A company with a large number of employees holding company-sponsored benefits may have a benefits specialist. Much of the specialist's work involves administration of the organization’s health plan and providing information to employees related to these benefits. The benefits specialist helps select administrators of the organization’s employee retirement plans as well.
Much of the specialist’s job is ascertaining the best benefit plans for the company to offer. The specialist is expected to …Read more