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Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Salary with Office Administration skills

Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants with Office Administration skills can expect wages of $15.78 per hour on average. Some workers in this field — just over two-fifths — are not awarded benefits. Medical coverage is reported by over one-half and dental plans are enjoyed by around half. Work is enjoyable for Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants with Office Administration skills, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$24,448 - $49,940
(Median)
$24K
$39K
$50K
MEDIAN: $38,867
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90%

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$12.02 - $22.06
(Median)
$12
$16
$22
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$17K$34K$51K
Salary
$24,448 - $49,940  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,534  
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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$25,729 - $49,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.02 - $22.06  
   
Overtime
$17.77 - $30.43  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,534  
   
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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$25,729 - $49,156  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant with Office Administration skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Salaries of relatively inexperienced workers fall in the neighborhood of $30K, but folks who have racked up five to 10 years see a notably higher median of $38K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants with Office Administration skills make a median salary of $39K. Veterans who have surpassed the 20-year mark may make no more than those who are navigating the mid-career stage.

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Experience Affects Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant with Office Administration skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 6%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$37,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
7 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 53% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 34% employee benefits None: 43%
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