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Payroll Officer Salary

The average salary for a Payroll Officer is AU$54,499 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field. 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.

AU$42,559 - AU$69,268
(Median)
AU$43K
AU$54K
AU$69K
MEDIAN: AU$54,499
10%
50%
90%

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AU$20.19 - AU$32.31
(Median)
AU$20
AU$25
AU$32
MEDIAN: AU$25.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$24KAU$48KAU$72K
Salary
AU$42,559 - AU$69,268  
   
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$3,477  
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$42,392 - AU$69,169  
Country: Australia | Currency: AUD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 783
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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AU$0AU$16AU$32AU$48
Hourly Rate
AU$20.19 - AU$32.31  
   
Overtime
AU$0.00 - AU$45.43  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
)
AU$0AU$32KAU$64KAU$96K
Bonus
AU$0.00 - AU$3,477  
   
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$42,392 - AU$69,169  
Country: United States | Currency: AUD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 338

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Officer

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Payroll Officer Salaries




National Average
AU$54,000


Skills That Affect Payroll Officer Salaries


Benefits & Compensation
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Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

ADP Payroll System
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National Average
AU$54,000

Microsoft Excel
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Windows Operating System General Use
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Microsoft Office
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Windows NT / 2000 / XP Networking
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Microsoft Word
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MYOB
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 212 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
41%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 5% dental benefits Dental: 1%
vision benefits Vision: 1% employee benefits None: 95%