How much does a Benefit Consultant make?

Updated May 8, 2021

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$59,397 /yr
Average Base Pay

33 salaries

$32K

Low

$59K

Average

$109K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Benefit Consultant is $59,397 in United States. Filter by location to see Benefit Consultant salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 33 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Benefit Consultant employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Benefits Specialist$47,973 /yr
L3
Senior Benefits Specialist$64,044 /yr
L4
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Benefits Analyst

$57,741

per year

Benefits Specialist

$47,973

per year

Health and Benefits Consultant

$60,648

per year

Benefits Administrator

$49,372

per year

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Touchstone Health
3.1

Touchstone Health

Benefit Consultant

$55,581

 /yr
Range: $55K - $68K
3 salaries
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$55K

$68K

$55,478 - $67,599 Range

Key Benefit Administrators
4

Key Benefit Administrators

Benefit Consultant
About 

$47K -$63K

$47K

$63K

$46,989 - $62,759 Range

AmeriPlan
3.6

AmeriPlan

Benefit Consultant - Hourly
About 

$15 -$78

 hourly

$15

$78

$15 - $78 Range

Payroll Network
4.4

Payroll Network

Benefit Consultant
About 

$63K -$67K

$63K

$67K

$62,863 - $67,114 Range

Voluntary Benefit Advisors

Voluntary Benefit Advisors

Benefit Consultant
About 

$29K -$32K

$29K

$32K

$29,229 - $31,757 Range

Seubert

Benefit Consultant
About 

$24K -$26K

$24K

$26K

$23,960 - $25,767 Range

Catalyst Solutions
4

Catalyst Solutions

Benefit Consultant
About 

$130K -$141K

$130K

$141K

$129,849 - $140,817 Range

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Liberty Healthcare
4.2

Liberty Healthcare

Benefit Consultant
About 

$58K -$64K

$58K

$64K

$58,312 - $63,821 Range

Aflac
3.8

Aflac

Benefits Consultant

$51,291

 /yr
Range: $3K - $121K

$3K

$121K

$2,621 - $121,352 Range

Pacific Dental Services
3.3

Pacific Dental Services

Benefits Coordinator - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $7 - $27

$7

$27

$7 - $27 Range

Mercer
3.8

Mercer

Benefits Consultant

$60,599

 /yr
Range: $35K - $117K

$35K

$117K

$34,525 - $116,867 Range

Ulta Beauty
3.5

Ulta Beauty

Benefit Arch Expert - Hourly

$14

 /hr
Range: $10 - $18

$10

$18

$10 - $18 Range

Aflac
3.8

Aflac

Benefits Advisor

$51,462

 /yr
Range: $21K - $77K

$21K

$77K

$20,629 - $76,937 Range

Unum
3.8

Unum

Disability Benefits Specialist

$51,869

 /yr
Range: $37K - $77K

$37K

$77K

$37,150 - $77,257 Range

Willis Towers Watson
3.8

Willis Towers Watson

Pension Benefits Analyst

$57,752

 /yr
Range: $30K - $212K

$30K

$212K

$30,354 - $211,941 Range

Social Security Administration
3.3

Social Security Administration

Benefit Authorizer

$51,788

 /yr
Range: $30K - $74K

$30K

$74K

$29,801 - $74,379 Range

Aetna
3.6

Aetna

Claim Benefit Specialist - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $16 - $28

$16

$28

$16 - $28 Range

GoHealth
3.1

GoHealth

Benefits Advisor - Hourly

$16

 /hr
Range: $13 - $19

$13

$19

$13 - $19 Range

UnitedHealth Group
3.6

UnitedHealth Group

Benefit Advocate - Hourly

$18

 /hr
Range: $14 - $36

$14

$36

$14 - $36 Range

Paychex
3.7

Paychex

Benefits Consultant

$48,930

 /yr
Range: $41K - $79K

$41K

$79K

$40,698 - $78,558 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Benefit Consultant salaries

The average salary for a Benefit Consultant is $59,397 in United States. Salaries estimates are based on 33 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Benefit Consultant employees in United States.

The highest salary for a Benefit Consultant in United States is $109,493 per year.

The lowest salary for a Benefit Consultant in United States is $32,221 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent benefit consultant salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$42,000
per year
A Benefit Administrator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $42,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$38,000
per year
A Retirement Specialist in the Grand Island, NE Area area reported making $38,000 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Grand Island, NE Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$48,000
per year
A Benefit Advocate in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $48,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Retirement Plan Specialist in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $60,000 per year
Additional Pay
$500 cash bonus
$120 profit sharing
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Benefits Analyst in the Napa, CA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Napa, CA Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$156,000
per year
A Benefits Analyst in the San Francisco, CA Area area reported making $156,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
San Francisco, CA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$35,560
per year
A Payroll and Benefits Specialist in the York-Hanover, PA Area area reported making $35,560 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
York-Hanover, PA Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$47,500
per year
A Benefits Specialist in the Portland, ME Area area reported making $47,500 per year
Additional Pay
$300 cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Portland, ME Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Public
$42,500
per year
A Human Resources Benefits Specialist in the Houston, TX Area area reported making $42,500 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Houston, TX Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
$37,251
per year
An Eligibility Specialist in the Batesville, AR Area area reported making $37,251 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Batesville, AR Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Government
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