The average Mid-Career Payroll Assistant earns approximately $17.64 per hour. A strong majority report receiving medical coverage from their employers and more than half collect dental insurance. Job satisfaction for Mid-Career Payroll Assistants is high. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$29,087 - $60,209
(Median)
$29K
$44K
$60K
MEDIAN: $43,902
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$13.40 - $23.40
(Median)
$13
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$29,087 - $60,209  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
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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$28,281 - $51,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.40 - $23.40  
   
Overtime
$17.53 - $36.61  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
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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$28,281 - $51,690  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Skills That Affect Payroll Assistant Salaries

ADP Payroll System
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Payroll Tax Compliance
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Microsoft Word
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National Average
$39,000

Microsoft Excel
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Data Entry
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Payroll Administration
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Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 76%
dental benefits
Dental: 64%
medical benefits
Vision: 47%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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