The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is £19,419 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.

£15,086 - £25,368
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MEDIAN: £19,418
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£7.05 - £11.16
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MEDIAN: £8.00
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National Salary Data (?
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£0£9K£18K£27K
Salary
£15,086 - £25,368  
   
Bonus
£255.32 - £3,425  
Total Pay (?
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£14,967 - £25,247  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 426
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
£7.05 - £11.16  
   
Overtime
£12.00  
National Annualized Data (?
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Bonus
£255.32 - £3,425  
   
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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£14,967 - £25,247  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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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: £19,191

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Payroll Administrator Reviews

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 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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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Experienced
up arrow 7%

National Average
₤19,000


Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries

Pension Plan Administration
up arrow 34%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 10%

Payroll
up arrow 4%

Human Resources
up arrow 2%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

National Average
₤19,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
16%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 20%
dental benefits
Dental: 6%
medical benefits
Vision: 15%
dental benefits
None: 68%
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