The average salary for an Entry-Level Payroll Administrator is C$43,552 per year. A skill in Benefits Administration is associated with high pay for this job.

C$34,688 - C$54,095
C$35K
C$44K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$43,680
10%
50%
90%
C$14.67 - C$26.25
C$15
C$20
C$26
MEDIAN: C$19.74
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$55K
Salary C$34,688 - C$54,095
Bonus C$795 - C$5,135
Profit Sharing C$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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C$33,384 - C$55,695
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 356
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$14.67 - C$26.25
Overtime C$24.72 - C$43.23
Annual Data C$0C$55K
Bonus C$795 - C$5,135
Profit Sharing C$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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C$33,384 - C$55,695
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 130

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Payroll Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$43,294

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Payroll Administrator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Payroll Administrator in Halifax:
"Don't sweat the little things."
Be organized and save all email correspondence. Everything you do in this job is on a deadline so develop a routine that follows your work flow. Always celebrate the wins!!

Payroll Administrator in Brampton:
"1 person department..."
A 1 person department is sometimes a difficult thing to work with, especially if you don't have a strong network of professional around you. Make sure you are part of an association or network of professionals in your field that will be able to give you advice or point you in the right direction when you have questions.

Payroll Administrator in London:
"That I Was At Top Rate And Not Going Anyplace."
You do not make any money for the company so not a valued position. Not a good paying job.

Payroll Administrator in Owen Sound:
"Continuous learning"
Stressful and time deadlines

Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 87 votes.
Less than 1 year
9%
1-4 years
67%
5-9 years
24%
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Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries







Benefits & Compensation
▲3%



▼0%

Human Resources
▼0%

National Average
C$43,000

ADP Payroll System
▼1%

▼2%


Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 87 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
no benefits
None: 14%
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