How much does an Employee Benefits Specialist make in the United States? The average Employee Benefits Specialist salary in the United States is $55,120 as of September 25, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $50,656 and $60,005. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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Employee Benefits Specialist

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SimonComputing - Alexandria , VA
Human Resource Specialist 5350 Shawnee Road, Alexandria, VA We have an immediate need for a ... Manages and keeps records of employee benefits, participates in planning; such as insurance and ...
ZipRecruiter - 5 days ago
We offer a competitive wage , excellent benefit package to include 17 days of paid vacation and 10 ... Distributes paychecks weekly as needed and assist with employee file expiration details
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
The Jonus Group, LLC - Laurel , VA
Employee benefit specialists should reach out for more details regarding this account manager position. An ideal candidate will have the following: * Experience with mid-size group accounts * Active ...
ZipRecruiter - 23 days ago
First National Bank - Altavista , VA
Accessing external customer, applicant, employee or other confidential information only on a need ... Participates in health and welfare benefit enrollment and communications * Works on special ...
ZipRecruiter - 71 days ago
Volunteers of America Chesapeake and Carolina's (V - Alexandria , VA
The Specialist educates staff and clients about value of work, benefits planning, and vocational ... employee. The Specialist maintains client records in accordance with contact expectations
ZipRecruiter - 60 days ago
... processes and how they impact an employee once on boarded to the agency (in other words ... What is your expected hourly pay rate on W2 basis (no benefits)? In case if you are not available ...
ZipRecruiter - 28 days ago

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