Median pay for Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators lies in the neighborhood of $17.13 per hour. For the most part, Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators enjoy their work and report high levels of job satisfaction. There are far more female Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators who answered the questionnaire than men, making up 88 percent. A fair number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$30,769 - $53,597
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$43K
$54K
MEDIAN: $43,024
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$13.00 - $21.54
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MEDIAN: $17.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$30,769 - $53,597  
   
Bonus
$397.99 - $4,734  
Profit Sharing
$4,600  
Total Pay (?
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$29,130 - $50,137  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 214
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$13.00 - $21.54  
   
Overtime
$19.72 - $32.47  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$397.99 - $4,734  
   
Profit Sharing
$4,600  
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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$29,130 - $50,137  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 416

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $38,395

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With a pay rate for Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators that is 25 percent greater than the national average, Seattle offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+19 percent), Los Angeles (+13 percent), Boston (+11 percent), and New York (+9 percent). In Miami, salaries are 13 percent below the national average and represent the lowest-paying market.

Key Stats for Payroll Coordinator

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
74%
5-9 years
18%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Coordinator Salaries

Microsoft Dynamics GP
up arrow 15%

UltiPro (Ultimate Software)
up arrow 14%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 11%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 5%

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
up arrow 5%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 4%

ADP
up arrow 3%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

ADP Time and Attendance System
up arrow 2%

Accounting
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
0%

Microsoft Office
0%

Human Resources
0%

National Average
$38,000

SAP Payroll
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Accounts Receivable
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 73 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 79%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 17%
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