Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager Salary

Payroll & Benefits Administration Managers who are practiced in their profession and carry more than 10 years of experience make up two-thirds of Payroll & Benefits Administration Managers. Pay fluctuates from $39K to $79K per year, but expected earnings average $62K annually. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Payroll & Benefits Administration Managers. Most claim medical and dental insurance and a majority get vision coverage. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.
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$41,036 - $75,464
$41K
$62K
$75K
MEDIAN: $61,676
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$15.21 - $27.62
$15
$19
$28
MEDIAN: $19.00
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$0$78K
Salary $41,036 - $75,464
Bonus $-0.50 - $7,450
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$38,557 - $78,631
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 53
Hourly Data $0$38
Hourly Rate $15.21 - $27.62
Overtime $29.73
Annual Data $0$78K
Bonus $-0.50 - $7,450
Profit Sharing $1,000
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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$38,557 - $78,631
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11

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Job Description for Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager

  • Maintain and update payroll database system.
  • Input new employees into payroll database and keep employee information up to date.
  • Conduct audits of tax forms, payroll balance sheets, and benefits.
  • Supervise processing of employee payroll and distribution of paychecks.
  • Oversee employee education about company benefits and enrollment in programs.

Common Career Paths for Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager


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Payroll & Benefits Administration Managers who go on to become Human Resources Managers may see somewhat stagnant compensation. On average, a Human Resources Manager, an upper-level role, pays $58K.

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Popular Skills for Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager


Typical Payroll & Benefits Administration Managers report a focused set of job skills. Those who have experience with Payroll Administration, Benefits Administration, and Benefits & Compensation can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Benefits & Compensation and Benefits Administration. Those familiar with Benefits Administration also tend to know Benefits & Compensation.

Pay by Experience Level for Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager

Pay by Experience for a Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 23 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $57,000 based on 21 salaries. An experienced Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $60,000 based on 34 salaries. A Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 20 salaries.

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Key Stats for Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
33%
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Experience Affects Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager Salaries

▲1%

National Average
$60,000

▼1%

▼4%

▼15%

Skills That Affect Payroll & Benefits Administration Manager Salaries

National Average
$60,000




Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
19%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
33%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 13%
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