How much does a Benefits Clerk make in the United States? The average Benefits Clerk salary in the United States is $50,980 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $45,045 and $58,142. 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 Clerk

Benefits Clerk facilitates benefits enrollment and administrative processes. Prepares and processes claims, changes, enrollments, and other benefits filings. Being a Benefits Clerk coordinates informational sessions. Responds to inquires for information and provides forms, instructions, and other enrollment materials to employees. Additionally, Benefits Clerk requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. The Benefits Clerk works under moderate supervision. Gaining or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. To be a Benefits Clerk typically requires 1-3 years of related experience, or may need 0 years of experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Bright Horizons Family Solutions Inc. provides child care and early education, back-up care, and educational advisory services for employers and families. The company operates through three segments: Full Service Center-Based Child Care, Back-Up Care, and Educational Advisory Services. The Full Service Center-Based Chi... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2020
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City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
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Skills associated with Benefits Clerk: Health & Welfare Benefits, Work Life Programs, Open Enrollment Administration, COBRA ACA Reporting ...More

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