Average Benefits Specialist Salary in New York, New York

$58,659
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$3,052
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The average salary for a Benefits Specialist in New York, New York is $58,659.
10%
$41k
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$59k
90%
$77k
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$41k - $77k
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Popular Skills for Benefits Specialist

Skills in Benefits Administration, Human Resources Information System (HRIS), Leave of Absence Administration and Microsoft Excel 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 early career Benefits Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $58,659 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Benefits Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $63,052 based on 17 salaries. An experienced Benefits Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,464 based on 8 salaries.
Employees with Benefits Specialist in their job title in Seattle, Washington earn an average of 2.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (16.9% less), Chicago, Illinois (16.6% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (14.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 56 survey responses.
Early Career
55.4%
Mid Career
30.4%
Experienced
14.3%