Average Benefits Specialist with Benefits Administration Skills Salary in Houston, Texas

$59,849
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$2,900
Bonus
$2,490
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Benefits Specialist with Benefits Administration skills in Houston, Texas is $59,849.
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$41k
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$96k
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MEDIAN $59,849
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Salary
$41k - $96k
Bonus
$1k - $14k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$39k - $106k

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Job Description for Benefits Specialist

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Benefits Specialist
Benefits Manager
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
Benefits Administrator
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Less common (< 8%)

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Popular Skills for Benefits Specialist

Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office, Benefits & Compensation, Microsoft Excel, Human Resources Information System (HRIS) 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 $50,980 based on 13 salaries. A mid-career Benefits Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $60,371 based on 8 salaries. An experienced Benefits Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $70,000 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Benefits Specialist in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 3.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (1.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (31.1% less), Chicago, Illinois (16.9% less) and Boston, Massachusetts (6.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 29 survey responses.
Early Career
44.8%
Mid Career
27.6%
Experienced
27.6%