A Payroll Administrator in Seattle, Washington earns an average wage of $24.99 per hour. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite and ADP Payroll System.

$40,576 - $65,498
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MEDIAN: $51,702
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$17.58 - $30.41
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$40,576 - $65,498  
   
Bonus
$2,725  
Total Pay (?
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$38,300 - $66,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$17.58 - $30.41  
   
Overtime
$37.27  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$2,725  
   
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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$38,300 - $66,006  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17

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About Seattle, Washington

King County, Washington
684,443
Male:
345,659 (50.5%)
Female:
338,784 (49.5%)
Seattle (/siˈætəl/) is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States and the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 684,451 residents as of 2015, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. As of 2015, it is estimated to be the 18th largest city in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the Top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. The Seattle metropolitan area is the 15th largest metropolitan area in the United States with over 3.7 million inhabitants. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border. A major gateway for trade with Asia, Seattle is the...
Seattle:
$80,349
Washington:
$64,129
$1,356
Seattle:
$530,900
Washington:
$284,000
3.5%

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Administrator

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

Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 11%

Late-Career
up arrow 6%

National Average
$53,000

Experienced
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Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
up arrow 13%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 12%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 10%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 9%

National Average
$53,000

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 2%

Accounting
up arrow 3%

Human Resources
up arrow 6%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 14%

Data Processing
up arrow 26%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
86 %
Male
14 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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