Median pay for Late-Career Payroll Specialists lies in the neighborhood of $20.13 per hour. Medical benefits are awarded to a large number, and a fair number earn dental coverage. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The figures in this rundown are based on the results of PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$37,095 - $62,291
$37K
$50K
$62K
MEDIAN: $49,500
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50%
90%

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$15.61 - $26.96
$16
$20
$27
MEDIAN: $20.13
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$37,095 - $62,291  
   
Bonus
$512 - $6,000  
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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$34,495 - $61,858  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 228
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.61 - $26.96  
   
Overtime
$22.98 - $41.29  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$512 - $6,000  
   
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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$34,495 - $61,858  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 273

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 80 votes.
0100
20 years or more
100%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 8%

ADP Time and Attendance System
up arrow 7%

Data Processing
up arrow 5%

Customer Service
up arrow 4%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 3%

Accounts Receivable
up arrow 3%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Accounting
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 2%

ADP
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$46,000

Accounts Payable
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Benefits & Compensation
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 80 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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