List of the Best Benefits Consulting Companies

Looking for a top benefits consulting company?

Determining the proper benefits packages for your employees can be pain-staking: you have to balance the pressure of your business' health with your employee's well-being and satisfaction.

That's why we've created this list of the best benefits consulting companies for you to review. Read through company descriptions, former clients, and notable projects to find the best fit for your business.

  • 1

    Mercer

    Mercer is a global consulting agency headquartered in New York City with additional offices in Boston, San Francisco, Atlanta, Des Moines, Iowa, Tampa, Fla., Louisville, Ky. and Bangalore, India. Mercer was founded in 1945 and now boasts a team of 22,841 employees.  The agency provides HR consulting and outsourcing services to clients in the finance, healthcare, and business services industries.

    Notable Project

    A manufacturing company needed a long-term partner to provide a full-fledged variety of HR services. Mercer has helped the client avoid physical labor and saved the company money by helping with their recruiting process, thus maximizing their ROI.

    "Mercer is very serious about their workload. They are transparent about their approach and they are always consistent." — Administration Director, Manufacturing Company

    Former clients
    The Financial Stability Board
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10,000+ Employees
    place New York, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 2

    Sentinel

    Sentinel Benefits is a benefits and financial consulting firm based in Wakefield, Mass. with a second office in New York City. Founded in 1987, they have a team of about 220 that provides services to the manufacturing, retail, healthcare, business services, and financial services industries. They specialize in HR consulting and outsourcing services to clients across a variety of industries.

    Notable Project

    An IT company had just hired several new staff members and wanted to solidify their commitment to worker safety and welfare. Sentinel Benefits helped them improve their practices and standards to better the overall welfare of their employees. 

    "They are strong in all areas...They don't need to change anything." — Executive, IT Company

    Former clients
    OceanSpray
    iRobot
    Boston Symphony Orchestra
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Wakefield, MA
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    2017 Partner Excellence Award - WEX Health

  • 3

    Chernoff Diamond

    Chernoff Diamond is a benefits and risk management advisory firm based in Uniondale, NY. Founded in 1980. they have a team of about 100 employees who provide HR consulting and outsourcing services.

    Notable Project

    Chernoff Diamond provided benefits consulting services for a legal services company that needed help handling their HR processes. Their services helped save the client time and money.

    "They provide a very good service...They are a good company." — Senior Manager, Legal Company

    Former clients
    The Foundation for Aids Research
    Trinity College
    Cedar Realty Trust
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Uniondale, NY
    4.3
    4.3
    2 Clutch reviews
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  • 4

    Cyfuture

    Cyfuture BPO is a business process outsourcing unit based in Houston, with offices in Tiverton, UK and India. Founded in 2004, Cyfuture BPO's team of 16 provides non-voice BPO/back office services, voice services, and HR consulting/outsourcing.

    Notable Project

    Cyfuture BPO was hired by an IT firm to supply data entry capabilities, which is able to be especially efficient because Cyfuture BPO has extensive knowledge of the client's back servers.

    "I have never had one issue. The prices are great and there is never a bad thing to be said about what they do and what they offer...Cyfuture is the best at what they do." — Manager, IT Firm

    Former clients
    Facebook
    Unicef
    Tata
    Bharat Petroleum
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Houston, TX
    5.0
    5.0
    3 Clutch reviews
    Awards

    Rajasthan State Award for Export Excellence (2011) , MSME Award (2010) , State Award for Excellence in IT Industry Sector (2005)

  • 5

    Corporate Synergies

    Corporate Synergies is an insurance and employee benefits brokerage and consultancy based in Camden, N.J. with offices in New York City, Bethesda, Md., and Orlando, Fla. Founded in 2003, they have a team of about 210 that provides HR consulting and outsourcing services.

    Notable Project

    Corporate Synergies outsourced work for a manufacturing company related to their employee benefits planning. They streamlined their processes by handling a lot of the work they previously did in-house.

    "Their service is just [another thing] we don't have to worry about...There is nothing to improve at all." — Customer Service Manager, Manufacturing Company

    Former clients
    Apex Award for Publication Excellence
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Camden, NJ
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 6

    HUB International

    HUB International is a network of global insurance brokerage firms headquartered in Chicago, Illinois. Established in 1998 by the merger of 11 privately held firms, HUB currently has over 11,000 employees worldwide. Their services include business insurance for nearly any sector, benefits consulting, risk strategy, and more for a global and well-established client base.

    Notable Project

    HUB International performed a benefits analysis for a mid-scale manufacturing firm in New York. After assessing the business, HUB's consultants provided suggestions for insurance plans and engaged the employees on options for individual policies. By using HUB International instead of a conventional HR department, the client received significantly more options at a much more affordable price.

    "They foster a collaborative environment. If you are passionate about excellence and want to grow and ensure the future of your company's employees, I would recommend HUB International." — Administrative Executive, Manufacturing Firm

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.8
    4.8
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 7

    Abel HR

    Abel HR is a professional employer organization based in Cranbury, N.J. with offices in New Rochelle, N.Y. and Santa Ana, Calif. Founded in 1992, they have a team of about 30 that exclusively works with those in the financial sector. They specialize in HR consulting and outsourcing services.

    Notable Project

    Abel HR was hired by a business services firm to provide PEO services. Abel HR handles a variety of tasks for the company to save time for their employees. 

    "They are strong in many areas...I like all that they offer us." — Senior Manager, Business Services Firm

    Former clients
    Bank of America
    Wells Fargo
    MetLife
    PNC
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Cranbury, NJ
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 8

    Aon

    Aon is a professional services firm located in Chicago, with additional offices in New York City and London. With a team of nearly 60,000 employees, the company mainly provides HR consulting and outsourcing services to clients in the healthcare, finance, and entertainment industries.

    Notable Project

    Aon helped a financial services firm recruit new employees. The team saves the client time and money and helped improve their internal operations.

    "Aon Hewitt just does a great job. They coordinate well and increase my business efficiency.” — Sales Owner, Financial Services Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10,000+ Employees
    place Chicago, IL
    4.5
    4.5
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 9

    Alliant Employee Benefits

    Alliant Employee Benefits is a consulting firm headquartered in Newport Beach, Calif; they also have an office in Spokane, Wash. Founded in 1925, Alliant Employee Benefits has at least 1,000 employees that serve a range of businesses in a variety of sectors. 

    Notable Project

    Alliant Employee Benefits provided employee leasing services for a transportation company. The client felt that they were very experienced and strong in many areas.

    "They produce high-quality results." — IT Director, Transportation Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place Newport Beach, CA
    3.5
    3.5
    1 Clutch review
  • 10

    Perkins & Co

    Perkins & Co is an accounting firm based in Portland, Ore. They have a team of around 200 teammates and were founded in 1986. They provide business consulting, tax preparation, and HR services. 

    Notable Project

    Perkins & Co provides bookkeeping and tax preparation services for a software development firm. They also make recommendations and provide expertise surrounding tax filings. Their work has enabled the business to have a second set of eyes looking over important tax and bookkeeping documents. 

    "They have the tax expertise that no one in our firm really has which is great." – Finance Manager, Software Development Firm

    Former clients
    Metal Toad
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer

    Undisclosed

    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Portland, OR, OR
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    Portland Business Journal: Oregon's Most Admired Companies , Best of Accounting: Client Satisfaction , Inside Public Accounting: Top 200 Firms , Best of Portland: Best Accountant of Portland

  • 11

    DON'T SWEAT LIFE, INC.

    Don't Sweat Life Inc. is an employee benefits and human resources consulting company based in Melville, N.Y. Founded in 1991, they have two employees specializing in employee and voluntary benefits, HR consulting, PEOs, payroll administration, life insurance review, and group health plan comparisons. They work with small, mid-size and global companies, typically in healthcare, legal, education, IT, manufacturing, and government.

    Notable Project

    Don't Sweat Life Inc. provided HR benefits consulting to a financial services company. After showcasing different options, they guided the client toward the best-fit solution. The information offered by Don't Sweat Life Inc. was critical in developing the current benefits offerings of the client.

    “The explanations they provided about the differences between plans helped tremendously. They were willing to hold our hands and get on the phone whenever we needed help. Their team has always been there for everything from negotiating rates to addressing claims with the potential to be denied. It’s taken stress and headaches off of our shoulders.” – Wealth Management, Financial Services Company

    Former clients
    Swissport
    Dynair Services
    Air Korea
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Melville, NY
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 12

    The Segal Group

    The Segal Group is an HR firm headquartered in New York with service centers all over the country. Since it was founded in 1939, the firm's team has expanded to a current group of 126 employees. The Segal Group provides HR and benefits consulting as well as outsourcing services. Most of their clients work in the government and business sectors.

    Notable Project

    The Segal Group provided consulting services for a manufacturing company. Tasked with the challenge of finding uniquely qualified candidates, the team provided expert support with an unmatched degree of professionalism. They sourced potential new hires from across the country to find best-in-class candidates. 

    "We had great experience because The Segal Group offers a professional quality of service."–Administration Manager, Manufacturing Company 

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group1,000 - 9,999 Employees
    place New York, NY
    4.0
    4.0
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    APEX Awards for Publication Excellence (2017)

  • 13

    Ahead Human Resources

    Ahead Human Resources is an HR services company based in Louisville, Ky. It was founded in 1995 and now has a team of 23 that provides HR consulting and outsourcing services for clients in the business & financial industries. 

    Notable Project

    An IT company was having trouble finding the right people to hire. Ahead Human Resources stepped in and now handles all their hiring processes, which lets the client focus on their company. They now handle the client's administrative HR work.

    "Their attention and willingness have been outstanding, and the personal service leaves no complaints...The level of care to even the smallest detail is really impressive and has left us very satisfied with their service." — IT Director, IT Company

    Former clients
    Accent Building Care
    American Custom Converting
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group250 - 999 Employees
    place Louisville, KY
    4.5
    4.5
    1 Clutch review
    Awards

    BBB: Accredited Business

  • 14

    LeaderHR

    LeaderHR is an HR provider based in Chisinau, Moldova run by a team of 6 experts. Founded in 2017, they offer HR services and corporate training to clients, with a focus on benefits consulting, HR consulting, and HR outsourcing for their HR services. Their corporate training programs involve sales & business development, project management, and customer service training.

    Notable Project

    LeaderHR provided its HR services to a consultancy nonprofit. These services were conducted on a strict timeline followed by all participants. The nonprofit managed to open up over 100 job descriptions across 5 media organizations and developed 5 organizational charts, among other feats.

    "Olesea Ursu has worked before in the United States/California and you can see that she accumulated a lot of experience and professionalism in the companies / start-ups where she activated before. We really liked this because many local companies lack the approach, professionalism, and vision which Olesea and LeaderHR team has. We will definitely be working with LeaderHR again and will recommend this company to other clients or beneficiaries." - CEO, Consultancy Nonprofit

    Former clients
    Indexsoft
    TV8
    Umbrella Studio
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Chisinau, Moldova
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
  • 15

    IdeasUnlimited

    IdeasUnlimited is a support services provider based in the Philippines. They were founded in 2010 and have 68 employees. They specialize in voice services, HR services, and non-voice BPO for clients in the e-commerce, financial services, and healthcare fields.

    Notable Project

    IdeasUnlimited provided recruiting assistance for a dietary supplement retailer. They assisted in the process of recruiting new customer service agents for the client. The client was very happy with the partnership and said that the streamlining of the hiring process saved them time and money. 

    “They’re very responsive. If we request a new agent or have an urgent question, they address the need quickly. I really appreciate their speed.” – COO, Dietary Supplements Retailer
     

    Former clients
    iBario
    Ty Wilson Law
    CloserIQ
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group50 - 249 Employees
    place Sugar Land, TX
    4.8
    4.8
    6 Clutch reviews
  • 16

    DNA325

    DNA325 is a recruitment and business process outsourcing provider based in Austin, TX, with a second office in Odessa, TX. Founded in 2016, their team of around 10 employees primarily provide mid-market businesses with non-voice BPO/back office services, IT strategy consulting, IT staff augmentation, HR consulting and outsourcing, and business consulting services.

    Notable Project

    DNA325 built a business development department for a technology consulting company. They recruited talent, mentored employees, worked out the paperwork, drafted KPIs, and handled different varieties of contracts for the client. 

    "We were able to acquire new clients for our company. Right now, we are in the process of hiring 3–4 more people." — President, Technology Consulting Company

    Former clients
    Readdle
    Nextiva
    Nethunt
    Vartec
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Austin, TX
    5.0
    5.0
    4 Clutch reviews
  • 17

    Latamways

    Founded in 2012 in Villa Allende, Argentina, Latamways provides its clients with translation, HR, and transcription services. It offers assistance in many industries including healthcare, education, and retail.

    Notable Project

    Three members from the Latamway team translated a webpage with swimming pool products from Argentinian Spanish to Portuguese and Chilean Spanish. The customer acknowledged Latamways’ speed, efficiency, and appropriate pricing.

    "We are quite happy with the work they did. They were quick to learn the industry semantics and terms and translate them correctly." – Executive, Pool Products Manufacturer


     

    Former clients
    Vulcano
    Clarika Software + Innovation
    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group10 - 49 Employees
    place Villa Allende, Argentina
    5.0
    5.0
    2 Clutch reviews
  • 18

    FEG Outsourcing Administrativo

    FEG Outsourcing Administrativo is an administrative outsourcing company in Antiguo Cuscatlán, El Salvador. Founded in 1990, they have fewer than 5 employees that serve clients in a wide range of sectors. Services include HR, payroll processing, and tax preparation.

    Notable Project

    FEG Outsourcing Administrativo provided administrative outsourcing services for a regional pharmaceutical company. Their team handled all of the client’s payments, budgeting, and financial matters. The work met expectation and the client is satisfied.

    “They are very organized and professional, they always present detailed and thorough reports.” – Commercial Manager, Regional Pharmaceutical Company

    $ $ $ $ $
    equalizer $1,000+
    group2 - 9 Employees
    place Antiguo Cuscatlán, El Salvador
    5.0
    5.0
    1 Clutch review
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