Payroll & Benefits Clerk Salary

The average pay for a Payroll & Benefits Clerk is $15.79 per hour.

$25,183 - $54,248
$25K
$37K
$54K
MEDIAN: $36,809
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50%
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$12.54 - $19.62
$13
$15
$20
MEDIAN: $15.23
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$0$54K
Salary $25,183 - $54,248
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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$25,818 - $45,870
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 11
Hourly Data $0$21
Hourly Rate $12.54 - $19.62
Overtime $19.87
Annual Data $0$45K
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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$25,818 - $45,870
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 20

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Job Description for Payroll & Benefits Clerk

  • Enter data into payroll records on attendance, hours worked, and pay changes.
  • Track status of employee benefits and leave time.
  • Process and distribute paychecks and statements.
  • Calculate employee wages, deductions, and exemptions.
  • Update payroll system to reflect new employees, transfers, and resignations.

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Popular Skills for Payroll & Benefits Clerk

Pay by Experience Level for Payroll & Benefits Clerk

Pay by Experience for a Payroll & Benefits Clerk has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll & Benefits Clerk with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 16 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll & Benefits Clerk with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 13 salaries. An experienced Payroll & Benefits Clerk which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $33,000 based on 15 salaries. A Payroll & Benefits Clerk with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $37,000 based on 5 salaries.

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Key Stats for Payroll & Benefits Clerk

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
23%
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Experience Affects Payroll & Benefits Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲12%

▼0%

National Average
$33,000

▼1%

▼2%

Skills That Affect Payroll & Benefits Clerk Salaries




National Average
$33,000

Microsoft Office
▼1%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
35%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 65%
vision benefits
Vision: 52%
no benefits
None: 9%
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