The average Mid-Career Payroll Assistant earns approximately $18.06 per hour. For the most part, Mid-Career Payroll Assistants enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. Medical benefits are awarded to a fair number, and the larger part earn dental coverage.

$27,187 - $56,673
$27K
$42K
$57K
MEDIAN: $42,500
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90%

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$13.48 - $23.66
$13
$18
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MEDIAN: $18.06
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$27,187 - $56,673  
   
Bonus
$1,750  
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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$27,754 - $51,474  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 26
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.48 - $23.66  
   
Overtime
$10.43 - $36.90  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,750  
   
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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$27,754 - $51,474  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 58

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Key Stats for Payroll Assistant

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
072
5-9 years
73%
10-19 years
27%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Assistant Salaries

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 5%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$39,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 62%
vision benefits
Vision: 43%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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