A Payroll Manager in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $74,453 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are ADP and Accounting.

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$48K
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MEDIAN: $74,452
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$48,400 - $110,074  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 46

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Manager

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Payroll Manager Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 4%


National Average
$72,000


Entry-Level
up arrow 19%

Skills That Affect Payroll Manager Salaries

ADP
up arrow 10%

Accounting
up arrow 10%

Quickbooks
up arrow 8%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 7%

ADP Time and Attendance System
up arrow 6%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 5%

Financial Reporting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$72,000

Microsoft Office
up arrow 7%

Human Resources
up arrow 7%


Microsoft Excel
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 18%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 24%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
10%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
44%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
medical benefits
Vision: 74%
dental benefits
None: 8%
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