The average pay for a Payroll Specialist is C$53,629 per year.

C$40,571 - C$67,034
C$41K
C$54K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$54,002
10%
50%
90%
C$15.59 - C$30.15
C$16
C$25
C$30
MEDIAN: C$25.05
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$40,571 - C$67,034
Bonus C$972 - C$6,177
Profit Sharing C$2,457
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$40,346 - C$68,291
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 197
Hourly Data C$0C$44
Hourly Rate C$15.59 - C$30.15
Overtime C$38.00
Annual Data C$0C$68K
Bonus C$972 - C$6,177
Profit Sharing C$2,457
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$40,346 - C$68,291
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 24 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 37

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 80 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$54,000 based on 86 salaries. An experienced Payroll Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 72 salaries. A Payroll Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$56,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$53,731

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Payroll Specialist Reviews

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

Payroll Specialist in Edmonton:
"Job variety."
Pros: My boss. Job intensity. Office conditions.
Cons: Constant HR turnover. Management immaturity.

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

▲10%

▲5%

▼0%

National Average
C$54,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries




National Average
C$54,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Accounting
▼1%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 8%
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