Late-Career Payroll Specialist Salary

Average Late-Career Payroll Specialists make around $20.29 per hour. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. Most Late-Career Payroll Specialists report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$36,830 - $62,807
$37K
$50K
$63K
MEDIAN: $50,096
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$15.66 - $26.75
$16
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$27
MEDIAN: $20.29
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$36,830 - $62,807  
   
Bonus
$507 - $5,872  
Total Pay (?
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$34,503 - $61,915  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 213
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.66 - $26.75  
   
Overtime
$23.59 - $41.34  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$507 - $5,872  
   
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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$34,503 - $61,915  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 269

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $46,490

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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 will also find cushy salaries in Houston (+34 percent), Boston (+19 percent), St. Louis (+12 percent), and Atlanta (+11 percent). Late-Career Payroll Specialists in Dayton earn salaries far below the national average by 24 percent, proving that geography overwhelmingly affects the pay scale for those in this field. Employers in Milwaukee and San Antonio also lean toward paying below-median salaries (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 84 votes.
20 years or more
100%
Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲10%

Data Processing
▲7%

ADP Time and Attendance System
▲6%


Customer Service
▲5%

Payroll Administration
▲3%

Accounting
▲3%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Data Entry
▲2%

Microsoft Office
▲2%

Accounts Receivable
▲2%

Microsoft Word
▲1%

ADP
▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Benefits & Compensation
▼2%

Accounts Payable
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 65%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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