The average pay for a Payroll Administrator is C$46,596 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Benefits Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

C$36,422 - C$59,433
C$36K
C$47K
C$59K
MEDIAN: C$46,596
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50%
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C$15.10 - C$27.37
C$15
C$21
C$27
MEDIAN: C$20.85
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$20KC$40KC$60K
Salary
C$36,422 - C$59,433  
   
Bonus
C$494.05 - C$5,382  
Profit Sharing
C$101.37 - C$5,918  
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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C$35,226 - C$59,936  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 657
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National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$18C$36C$54
Hourly Rate
C$15.10 - C$27.37  
   
Overtime
C$25.08 - C$51.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$50KC$100KC$150K
Bonus
C$494.05 - C$5,382  
   
Profit Sharing
C$101.37 - C$5,918  
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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C$35,226 - C$59,936  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 214
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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

National Average: C$46,505

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Payroll Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Payroll Administrator?

Payroll Administrator in Calgary:
`"$Solve Discrepancies And Payroll Issues."`
Pros: Getting employees paid in timely and accurate manner.
Cons: Getting yelled at by stubborn employee.

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Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 139 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

▲11%

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
C$47,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 139 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
35%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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