Payroll Accountant with General Ledger Accounting Skills Salary

The average pay for a Payroll Accountant with General Ledger Accounting skills is $52,723 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

$41,908 - $69,345
$42K
$53K
$69K
MEDIAN: $52,723
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$15.23 - $29.31
$15
$22
$29
MEDIAN: $21.90
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$41,908 - $69,345  
   
Bonus
$198.66 - $4,897  
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
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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$39,347 - $68,927  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 141
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$15.23 - $29.31  
   
Overtime
$27.02 - $49.12  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$198.66 - $4,897  
   
Profit Sharing
$250.00  
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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$39,347 - $68,927  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 52

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Accountant

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

Key Stats for Payroll Accountant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
25%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Payroll Accountant Salaries

Experienced
▲2%

Mid-Career
▲1%

Late-Career
▲1%

National Average
$52,000

Entry-Level
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 37 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
25%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
33%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 80%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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