Entry-Level Payroll Coordinator Salary

For Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators, hourly average wages total $17.44 per hour. Most Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators report high levels of job satisfaction. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. This report is based on responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$31,930 - $55,956
$32K
$44K
$56K
MEDIAN: $43,680
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$13.37 - $21.92
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MEDIAN: $17.44
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$0$55K
Salary $31,930 - $55,956
Bonus $406.20 - $4,908
Profit Sharing $4,200
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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$29,824 - $51,112
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 214
Hourly Data $0$34
Hourly Rate $13.37 - $21.92
Overtime $20.25 - $34.11
Annual Data $0$51K
Bonus $406.20 - $4,908
Profit Sharing $4,200
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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$29,824 - $51,112
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 435

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $39,125

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators, working in the bustling city of Seattle has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Payroll Coordinators will also find cushy salaries in Boston (+15 percent), Houston (+14 percent), Chicago (+12 percent), and New York (+10 percent). Miami is home to the smallest salaries in the field, lagging the national average by 6 percent.

Payroll Coordinator Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Payroll Coordinator in Cambridge:
"Concentration is Key."
Attention to detail is a big plus. Being able to prioritize and do multiple things at once is required. Ability to train with all levels of people very helpful. Check and double check for accuracy.

Payroll Coordinator in Ann Arbor:
"The payroll service they choice."
Clearly read the job description.

Payroll Coordinator in North Canton:
"Stress Levels & Career Paths."
Increase your education and keep up on current tax laws.

Key Stats for Payroll Coordinator

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 102 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
73%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Coordinator Salaries

UltiPro (Ultimate Software)
▲16%

Microsoft Dynamics GP
▲12%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲9%

ADP Payroll System
▲3%

Accounts Payable
▲3%

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
▲3%

ADP
▲1%


ADP Time and Attendance System
▼0%

National Average
$39,000

Human Resources
▼2%

Accounting
▼2%

Microsoft Excel
▼3%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

SAP Payroll
▼3%

Accounts Receivable
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 102 votes.

Gender

Female
90 %
Male
10 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 16%
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