The average pay for an Entry-Level Payroll Specialist is C$48,693 per year.

C$37,979 - C$57,072
C$38K
C$49K
C$57K
MEDIAN: C$48,693
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C$12.60 - C$30.54
C$13
C$19
C$31
MEDIAN: C$19.38
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National Salary Data (?
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C$0C$20KC$40KC$60K
Salary
C$37,979 - C$57,072  
   
Bonus
C$805 - C$2,553  
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$34,652 - C$58,721  
Country: Canada | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 68
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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C$0C$11C$22C$33
Hourly Rate
C$12.60 - C$30.54  
   
Overtime
C$24.75  
National Annualized Data (?
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C$0C$22KC$44KC$66K
Bonus
C$805 - C$2,553  
   
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$34,652 - C$58,721  
Country: United States | Currency: CAD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 16

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$48,470

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
71%
5-9 years
26%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

ADP Payroll System
▲6%

Ceridian Payroll System
▲6%

National Average
C$48,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Accounting
▼6%

General Ledger Accounting
▼7%

Payroll Administration
▼9%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 10 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 83%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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