Salary for
Pension Administrator in the United States

How much does a Pension Administrator earn in the United States? The average Pension Administrator salary in the United States is $57,553 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $47,907 and $68,498. 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

Responsible for the administration of retirement plans. Maintains plan records and ensures compliance with federal regulations. Communicates with customers and assists with plan design and benefit distributions. Requires a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. Gaining exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. Occasionally directed in several aspects of the work. Typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience.

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  1. This Job:

    Pension Administrator

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

  2. Up a level:

    Pension Administrator, Sr.

    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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