The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is AU$53,849 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Payroll Administrator Total Pay (?
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AU$41,144 - AU$71,974
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MEDIAN: AU$53,849
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Payroll Administrator Total Pay (?
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AU$18.85 - AU$32.72
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MEDIAN: AU$24.00
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National Salary Data

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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Salary
AU$41,144 - AU$71,974  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,085  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$40,671 - AU$71,968  
PayScale
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 192
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$13AU$26AU$39
Hourly Rate
AU$18.85 - AU$32.72  
   
Overtime
AU$30.50 - AU$38.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$26KAU$52KAU$78K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$4,085  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
)
AU$40,671 - AU$71,968  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 17 Apr 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 192
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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Administrator
Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.
Pay Difference By Location
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National Average
AU$53,000
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 11%
Experienced
up arrow 6%
Mid-Career
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National Average
AU$53,000
Entry-Level
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Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
93%
female alumni
 
Male
7%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
11%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 2% dental benefits Dental:
vision benefits Vision: employee benefits None: 98%
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