The average Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant can expect to rake in roughly $15.27 per hour. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the larger part earn dental coverage. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$28,597 - $62,848
(Median)
$29K
$40K
$63K
MEDIAN: $40,347
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$12.33 - $18.97
(Median)
$12
$15
$19
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,597 - $62,848  
   
Bonus
$253.42 - $3,030  
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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$26,283 - $46,110  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.33 - $18.97  
   
Overtime
$16.97 - $33.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$253.42 - $3,030  
   
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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$26,283 - $46,110  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 57
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Skills That Affect Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Salaries

Human Resources
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Microsoft Office
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Office Administration
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Accounts Receivable
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Microsoft Excel
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National Average
$33,000

Payroll Administration
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Quickbooks
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Accounts Payable
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
93 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
medical benefits
Vision: 52%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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