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Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Salary

For Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants, hourly average wages total $13.70 per hour. While roughly one in three report receiving no health benefits, the greater part do receive medical coverage, and one-half have dental, as well. Most Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants report high levels of job satisfaction. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$24,403 - $44,737
(Median)
$24K
$33K
$45K
MEDIAN: $33,386
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$9.80 - $19.73
(Median)
$9
$14
$20
MEDIAN: $13.00
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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$15K$30K$45K
Salary
$24,403 - $44,737  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
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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$21,455 - $43,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 76
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$10$20$30
Hourly Rate
$9.80 - $19.73  
   
Overtime
$11.92 - $29.19  
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$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,027  
   
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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$21,455 - $43,843  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 164

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Salaries

Human Resources
up arrow 17%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
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Payroll Administration
0%

Office Administration
0%

National Average
$30,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 33 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 64% dental benefits Dental: 48%
vision benefits Vision: 35% employee benefits None: 33%
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