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Manager Benefits Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$121,037 (USD)

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Last updated: May 26, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Benefits is $121,037 a year and $58 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Benefits is between $84,469 and $150,469. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Manager Benefits. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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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.
Manager Benefits Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Compensation and Benefits Managers

Job family population: 15,520

Estimated population of Manager Benefits jobs: 548

Rate of error: 1.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Manager Benefits Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Benefits Manager
May 25
Rosemont, IL, USA
HR Source Staffing
We have an immediate need for a Benefit Manager in the non-profit sector. This role is responsible for establishing the strategic direction and for the development, implementation and administration ...
Health and Benefits Client Manager
May 22
Chicago, Illinois, USA
The Health and Benefits Client Manager has an integral role in maintaining client satisfaction and service, brokerage and consulting. This individual will enhance foundational skills in employee ...
Benefits Analyst
May 1
Chicago, IL, USA
The position also works with payroll and associated vendors to manage benefit inquiries and complaints to ensure quick, courteous resolution. This person will be involved in the daily administration ...
Benefits Specialist
May 7
Marketstaff, Inc.
The Benefits Specialist is responsible for managing the day-to-day operations of benefits programs for our clients throughout the United States. This position ensures a concierge level of customer ...
Medical Benefits Specialists - Multipe Positions - Full Time
May 23
Alsip, IL, USA
Managed Care Staffers
Seeking 2 Temporary to Hire F/T Medical Benefits Specialists to Work in Down Town Chicago, But Then ... Company Description We are employment specialists who have worked in heath care and managed care ...
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