How much does a Benefits Administrator I make in the United States? The average Benefits Administrator I salary in the United States is $55,191 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $49,348 and $63,469. 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. 

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Job Description for Benefits Administrator I

Benefits Administrator I administers and maintains company benefits programs. Informs and guides employees on benefits matters regarding eligibility, coverage and provisions. Being a Benefits Administrator I compiles and maintains benefits records and documentation. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Benefits Administrator I typically reports to a supervisor or manager. The Benefits Administrator I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. To be a Benefits Administrator I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
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City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
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City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
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+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Benefits Administrator I: Open Enrollment Administration, Vendor Management, Benefits Program Compliance Filings, Benefits Program Administration ...More

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