Late-Career Payroll Specialist Salary

Median pay for Late-Career Payroll Specialists lies in the neighborhood of $20.45 per hour. Most Late-Career Payroll Specialists like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.

$36,855 - $64,574
$37K
$51K
$65K
MEDIAN: $50,724
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$15.78 - $26.72
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MEDIAN: $20.45
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$36,855 - $64,574  
   
Bonus
$493.16 - $5,688  
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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$34,783 - $62,295  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 231
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.78 - $26.72  
   
Overtime
$23.95 - $41.30  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$493.16 - $5,688  
   
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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$34,783 - $62,295  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 282

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,693

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Home to some of the best pay for Late-Career Payroll Specialists, Philadelphia offers exceptional salaries, 34 percent above the national average. Late-Career Payroll Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Houston (+33 percent), Boston (+18 percent), St. Louis (+11 percent), and Atlanta (+11 percent). Compared to the national average, Dayton Late-Career Payroll Specialists have considerably lower salaries, 25 percent below the national average to be exact. Location appears to be a major driving force in pay for those in this profession. Below-median salaries also turn up in Milwaukee and San Antonio (13 percent lower and 10 percent lower, respectively).

Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲9%

Data Processing
▲7%

ADP Time and Attendance System
▲6%


Customer Service
▲4%

Payroll Administration
▲2%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Accounting
▲2%

Data Entry
▲2%

Microsoft Office
▲2%

Accounts Receivable
▲1%

Microsoft Word
▼0%

ADP
▼0%

National Average
$47,000

Benefits & Compensation
▼2%

Accounts Payable
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 95 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 77%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 13%
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