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Benefits Clerk in the United States

How much does a Benefits Clerk earn in the United States? The average Benefits Clerk salary in the United States is $47,067 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $41,522 and $53,114. 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 Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Processes and files benefits forms and related information. Informs employees of eligibility, verifies validity of claim forms, and maintains benefit records. Assists with setting up informational meetings and distributing proper documentation. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a Manager. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Benefits Clerk

    0 - 1 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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    Benefits Clerk, Sr.

    1 - 3 years experience
    High School Diploma or Tech Certificate

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