Benefits Administrator I Salary in Washington, District of Columbia

How much does a Benefits Administrator I make in Washington, DC? The average Benefits Administrator I salary in Washington, DC is $58,020 as of September 26, 2019, but the range typically falls between $50,859 and $69,306. 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. 

About Washington, District of Columbia    Washington, D.C. is located in the mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. East Coast. Due to the District of Columbia retrocession, the city has a total area....More

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Skills Associated with Benefits Administrator I: Work Life Programs, Retirement Benefits, Benefits Program Compliance Filings, Benefit Provider Negotiations ...More

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Job Description

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 an associate degree or its equivalent. Additionally, Benefits Administrator I typically reports to a Supervisor or a Manager. The Benefits Administrator I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Self-motivated and able to work independently. To be a Benefits Administrator I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

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