Benefits Administrator I Salary in the United States

How much does a Benefits Administrator I make in the United States? The average Benefits Administrator I salary in the United States is $51,893 as of April 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $45,494 and $61,980. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Administers and maintains company benefits programs. Informs and guides employees on benefits matters regarding eligibility, coverage and provisions. Compiles and maintains benefits records and documentation. May require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a Supervisor or a Manager. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Self-motivated and able to work independently. Typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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64903
53390
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  1. This Job:

    Benefits Administrator I

    0 - 2 years experience
    Associate's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Benefits Administrator II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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