Payroll Specialist in Denver, Colorado Salary

A Payroll Specialist in Denver, Colorado earns an average wage of $20.23 per hour.

$39,866 - $60,267
$40K
$47K
$60K
MEDIAN: $46,709
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50%
90%

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$17.97 - $24.12
$18
$20
$24
MEDIAN: $20.26
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$39,866 - $60,267  
   
Bonus
$850  
Total Pay (?
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$39,070 - $56,941  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 13
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$17.97 - $24.12  
   
Overtime
$11.67 - $34.79  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$850  
   
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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$39,070 - $56,941  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35

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About Denver, Colorado

Denver County, Colorado
682,545
Male:
341,137 (50.0%)
Female:
341,408 (50.0%)
Denver (/ˈdɛnvər/), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is located immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is nicknamed the Mile-High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile (5,280 ft or 1,610 m) above sea level, making it one of the highest major cities in the United States. The 105th meridian west of Greenwich, the longitudinal reference for the Mountain Time Zone, passes directly through Denver Union Station. Denver is ranked as a Beta- world city by the Globalization and World Cities Research Network. With a 2015 estimated...
Denver:
$58,003
Colorado:
$63,909
$1,094
Denver:
$316,700
Colorado:
$283,800
3.2%

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 17 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $45,000 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Payroll Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $47,000 based on 17 salaries. A Payroll Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $43,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
10%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

Mid-Career
▲3%

National Average
$44,000

Late-Career
▼1%

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries


ADP Payroll System
▲7%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲6%

Data Entry
▲6%

Microsoft Excel
▲5%

National Average
$44,000

Microsoft Office
▼5%

Accounting
▼7%

Customer Service
▼8%

Accounts Payable
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
33%
5-9 years
17%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
10%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
no benefits
None: 11%
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