Payroll & Benefits Clerk Salary

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

$25,288 - $53,829
$25K
$36K
$54K
MEDIAN: $36,484
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90%

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$12.19 - $20.65
$12
$16
$21
MEDIAN: $15.79
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$25,288 - $53,829  
   
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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$25,493 - $45,579  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$8$16$24
Hourly Rate
$12.19 - $20.65  
   
Overtime
$15.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$16K$32K$48K
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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$25,493 - $45,579  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll & Benefits Clerk

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

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Key Stats for Payroll & Benefits Clerk

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
14%
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Experience Affects Payroll & Benefits Clerk Salaries

Late-Career
▲11%

National Average
$34,000

▼1%

▼1%

▼3%

Skills That Affect Payroll & Benefits Clerk Salaries




National Average
$34,000

Microsoft Office
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
14%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
vision benefits
Vision: 48%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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