Average Benefits Specialist Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

$49,962
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$2,475
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The average salary for a Benefits Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia is $49,962.
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$33k
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MEDIAN $49,962
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Salary
$33k - $69k
Bonus
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$33k - $65k

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Job Description for Benefits Specialist

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Benefits Specialist
Benefits Administrator
More common (> 20%)
Somewhat common (8 - 20%)
Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Benefits Specialist

Skills in Benefits Administration, Microsoft Word and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office and Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Specialist

An early career Benefits Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $49,136 based on 23 salaries. A mid-career Benefits Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 6 salaries. An experienced Benefits Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,399 based on 10 salaries.
Employees with Benefits Specialist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 20.5% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (16.3% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (10.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (7.9% less) and Chicago, Illinois (5.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 39 survey responses.
Early Career
59.0%
Mid Career
15.4%
Experienced
25.6%