The average salary for a Benefits Specialist with Microsoft Excel skills in New York, New York is $62,843.
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Job Description for Benefits Specialist
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 ta…Read more
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Popular Skills for Benefits Specialist
401k Plan Administration
Skills in Leave of Absence Administration are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include 401k Plan Administration, Human Resources Information System (HRIS), Customer Service and Benefits Administration.
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Employees with Benefits Specialist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 9.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (36.3% less), Chicago, Illinois (24.4% less) and Houston, Texas (20.1% less).
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