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Benefits Manager Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$125,834 (USD)

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Last updated: June 24, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Benefits Manager is $125,834 a year and $60 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Benefits Manager is between $87,817 and $156,433. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Benefits Manager. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Manages employee benefits program for organization.
  • Plans and directs implementation and administration of benefits programs designed to insure employees against loss of income due to illness, injury, layoff, or retirement.
  • Oversees preparation and distribution of written and verbal information to inform employees of benefits programs, such as insurance and pension plans, paid time off, bonus pay, and special employer-sponsored activities.
Benefits Manager Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Compensation and Benefits Managers

Job family population: 15,520

Estimated population of Benefits Manager jobs: 548

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Benefits Manager Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Benefits Administrator
May 29
Renton, WA, USA
Share with Benefits AdministratorFull-timeat: Administration (Renton, WA) Benefits Administrator ... Partner with Talent Management leadership in the design, build and implementation of total rewards ...
Benefits Specialist
Jun 21
Redmond, WA, USA
Global Benefits has an outstanding career opportunity to build on your great experience in employee ... Responsibilities This position will be responsible for the end to end management of some leave of ...
Benefits Administration
Jun 13
Seattle, WA, USA
Pace Staffing Network
Manage enrollments and determine employee eligibility * Handle all benefit compensation and reimbursement procedures * Coordinate leaves of absence and process claims or requests (medical operations ...
Benefits Representative
Jun 17
Renton, WA, USA
Utilize benefit software to input information * Speak to customers via email and phone when ... manager
Office Manager Administrator
Jun 7
Bellevue, WA, USA
Working with third party Benefits Administrator and employees by assisting in handling employee ... Managing company calendars for meeting schedules, planning, and setup. Maintaining contact list and ...
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