Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Salary

Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants take home approximately $15.10 per hour on average. Medical benefits are awarded to a strong majority, and more than half earn dental coverage. Job satisfaction is high and work is enjoyable for most Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$25,736 - $56,374
$26K
$39K
$56K
MEDIAN: $38,909
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$11.97 - $18.71
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$0$56K
Salary $25,736 - $56,374
Bonus $819
Total Pay (?
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$25,366 - $42,882
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 12
Hourly Data $0$33
Hourly Rate $11.97 - $18.71
Overtime $18.38 - $33.57
Annual Data $0$42K
Bonus $819
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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$25,366 - $42,882
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 54

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Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant in Las Vegas:
"Flexibility."
I believe one of the greatest abilities a person in this position can have, is the ability to be flexible. It's great to have a basic plan for your day but it's even better when you can roll with the flow and be flexible to changes that may come. In my experience, there have always been changes and the better prepaired you are to deal with that possibility, the better off you are.

Key Stats for Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
20%
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Skills That Affect Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Salaries

Human Resources
▲8%

Microsoft Office
▲4%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Accounts Receivable
▲2%

Office Administration
▲1%

National Average
$33,000

Payroll Administration
▼2%

Quickbooks
▼2%

Accounts Payable
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 61%
vision benefits
Vision: 47%
no benefits
None: 20%
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