Average Benefits Specialist with Microsoft Word Skills Salary

$48,967
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,526
Bonus
$1,850
Commission
$525
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Benefits Specialist with Microsoft Word skills is $48,967.
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$37k
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$49k
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$65k
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MEDIAN $48,967
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Salary
$37k - $65k
Bonus
$253 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$36 - $800
Commission
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$32k - $63k

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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, Benefits & Compensation, Microsoft Excel and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service.

Pay by Experience Level for Benefits Specialist

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 $39,984 based on 19 salaries. An early career Benefits Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $47,170 based on 202 salaries. A mid-career Benefits Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,247 based on 101 salaries. An experienced Benefits Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,928 based on 107 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $53,455.
Employees with Benefits Specialist in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 16.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Dallas, Texas (6.3% more) and Houston, Texas (3.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (18.3% less), Cincinnati, Ohio (5.7% less) and Chicago, Illinois (4.0% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 455 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.2%
Early Career
44.4%
Mid Career
22.2%
Experienced
23.5%
Late Career
5.7%