Mid-Career Payroll Accountant Salary

The average Mid-Career Payroll Accountant can expect to rake in roughly $54K per year. Most Mid-Career Payroll Accountants like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and the greater part earn dental coverage. Women make up the vast majority of Mid-Career Payroll Accountants (89 percent) who answered the questionnaire. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$41,899 - $72,271
$42K
$54K
$72K
MEDIAN: $53,957
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$15.62 - $28.10
$16
$22
$28
MEDIAN: $21.66
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$41,899 - $72,271  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,817  
Profit Sharing
$400.00  
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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$37,246 - $70,588  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 95
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.62 - $28.10  
   
Overtime
$25.50 - $49.99  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,817  
   
Profit Sharing
$400.00  
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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$37,246 - $70,588  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 45

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Key Stats for Payroll Accountant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.
5-9 years
61%
10-19 years
39%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Accountant Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
▲2%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲1%

Payroll Administration
▼0%

ADP Payroll System
▼0%

National Average
$52,000

Accounts Payable
▼5%

Accounts Receivable
▼15%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 17 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 61%
no benefits
None: 17%