The average pay for a Payroll Specialist is £26,992 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

£19,304 - £36,311
£19K
£27K
£36K
MEDIAN: £26,992
10%
50%
90%

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£13.76 - £15.48
£15
MEDIAN: £14.83
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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£0£13K£26K£39K
Salary
£19,304 - £36,311  
   
Bonus
£412.17 - £4,515  
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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£19,215 - £37,712  
Country: United Kingdom | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 72
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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£0£7£14£21
Hourly Rate
£14.83  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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£0£14K£28K£42K
Bonus
£412.17 - £4,515  
   
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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£19,215 - £37,712  
Country: United States | Currency: GBP | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6

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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 $23,000 based on 25 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 $29,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Payroll Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $28,000 based on 28 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 $29,000 based on 14 salaries.

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
18%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲7%

Mid-Career
▲5%

Experienced
▲2%

National Average
₤27,000

Entry-Level
▼17%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

National Average
₤27,000


Payroll Tax Compliance
▼5%

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
18%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 44%
dental benefits
Dental: 16%
vision benefits
Vision: 16%
no benefits
None: 49%