A Payroll Coordinator earns an average wage of $18.53 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, wages increase somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. A skill in UltiPro (Ultimate Software) is associated with high pay for this job.
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$34,742 - $59,289
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MEDIAN: $45,104
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,742 - $59,289  
   
Bonus
$293.61 - $4,041  
Profit Sharing
$503 - $8,940  
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$31,232 - $55,789  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 588
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.23 - $24.38  
   
Overtime
$20.71 - $37.10  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$293.61 - $4,041  
   
Profit Sharing
$503 - $8,940  
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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$31,232 - $55,789  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 837

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Job Description for Payroll Coordinator

A payroll coordinator is responsible for managing the payroll accounts of a company or business. Payroll coordinators supervise employee’s wages, salaries, bonuses, deductions, and taxes. They ensure that paycheck amounts are distributed in accordance with federal regulations and may also be responsible for reporting tax deductions; the payroll coordinator also works closely with the business accountant regarding tax matters. Payroll coordinators are also responsible for enforcing any government garnishments of wages for child support, loan defaults, or bankruptcy. They also keep track of vacation time, sick time, and company benefits. In addition to these roles, they may also handle other financial duties, including reimbursements for expenses, petty cash, and financial reports.

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Payroll Coordinator Tasks

  • Calculate, key, total, and balance substitute payrolls.
  • Create reports for information pertaining to payroll.
  • Handle voluntary and involuntary deductions.
  • Enter changes to employee payroll records.
  • Communicate with employees regarding changes in salary, benefits, etc.

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $41,933

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Payroll Coordinator in New Haven:
"Awesome job."
Pros: I love my job, hard the company. No incentives and nothing to work for. No room for growth.

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Experience Affects Payroll Coordinator Salaries




National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Payroll Coordinator Salaries



Microsoft Dynamics GP
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Accounting
up arrow 4%

ADP
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Payroll Tax Compliance
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Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%

ADP Payroll System
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ADP Time and Attendance System
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Accounts Payable
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Microsoft Excel
0%

Human Resources
0%

National Average
$42,000

Microsoft Office
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 201 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
29%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
medical benefits
Vision: 60%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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