Payroll Representative Salary (United States)

The average pay for a Payroll Representative is $16.70 per hour. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.
Payroll Representative Total Pay (?
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$31,676 - $57,576
(Median)
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58K
MEDIAN: $40,303
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Payroll Representative Total Pay (?
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$12.96 - $21.74
(Median)
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22
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$31,676 - $57,576  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,987  
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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$28,605 - $51,728  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.96 - $21.74  
   
Overtime
$20.61 - $32.79  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,987  
   
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).
)
$28,605 - $51,728  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 91
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Job Description for Payroll Representative

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

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Experience Affects Payroll Representative Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 14%
National Average
$37,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 4%
Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Payroll Representative Salaries

Payroll Administration
up arrow 10%
ADP Payroll System
up arrow 4%
National Average
$37,000

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
91%
female alumni
 
Male
9%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 85% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 12%
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