The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is AU$58,413 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$44,571 - AU$72,218
AU$45K
AU$58K
AU$72K
MEDIAN: AU$58,413
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50%
90%

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AU$21.65 - AU$33.17
AU$22
AU$27
AU$33
MEDIAN: AU$26.63
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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AU$0AU$25KAU$50KAU$75K
Salary
AU$44,571 - AU$72,218  
   
Bonus
AU$2,250  
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$45,251 - AU$71,597  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 64
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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AU$0AU$12AU$24AU$36
Hourly Rate
AU$21.65 - AU$33.17  
   
Overtime
AU$14.74  
National Annualized Data (?
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Bonus
AU$2,250  
   
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$45,251 - AU$71,597  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 24 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $54,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Payroll Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $61,000 based on 22 salaries. A Payroll Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $67,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$57,187

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Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲17%

▲6%

▲3%

National Average
AU$57,000

▼5%

Gender

Female
97 %
Male
3 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
15%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 1%
no benefits
None: 96%