The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is £19,545 per year. A skill in Pension Plan Administration is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

£15,366 - £25,223
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MEDIAN: £19,693
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£7.30 - £11.16
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MEDIAN: £8.94
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Salary £15,366 - £25,223
Bonus £244.68 - £3,064
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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£15,360 - £25,189
  • Country: United Kingdom
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 389
Hourly Data £0£18
Hourly Rate £7.30 - £11.16
Overtime £12.23
Annual Data £0£25K
Bonus £244.68 - £3,064
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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£15,360 - £25,189
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: GBP
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 81

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤18,000 based on 298 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 120 salaries. An experienced Payroll Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤21,000 based on 112 salaries. A Payroll Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of ₤23,000 based on 43 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: £19,539

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Payroll Administrator Reviews

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

Payroll Administrator in Northampton:
"Rewarding."
Pros: Getting it right first time and ensuring there are no payroll issues. Assisting colleagues with other tasks to improve the running if the warehouse which means my day is never dull. Someone always needs something.
Cons: Do not believe salary reflects the level of workload and the associated responsibility my job requires.

Payroll Administrator in Coventry:
"Can be stressfull meeting deadlines when also credit control."
Pros: Everything.
Cons: Underpaid.

Payroll Administrator in London:
"Payroll Administrator Summary."
Pros: Office conditions, free beverages and flexible time.
Cons: No overtime pay. Poor bonus payout (based on the companys revenue per year in all European territories) Stress levels are very high among the services. People do not stay in the company very long. Higher management and leadership are poor and not motivating. Too many structure changes and poor training leads to an unorganized organization and workforce.

Payroll Administrator in benoni:
"It's a challenging job with lot of pressure"
Pros: It motivates me to do more things, solving employees problem, being able to work independent, meeting deadline at the end of the month.
Cons: Working late, people giving wrong information is bad for the payroll.

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Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲18%

Experienced
▲6%

▲5%

National Average
₤20,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries

Pension Plan Administration
▲25%

Microsoft Excel
▲8%

Payroll
▲1%


Human Resources
▼0%

National Average
₤20,000

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 17%
dental benefits
Dental: 7%
vision benefits
Vision: 15%
no benefits
None: 73%
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