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Payroll Specialist Salary in Denver, Colorado

The average wage for a Payroll Specialist in Denver, Colorado is $19.33 per hour. A skill in ADP Payroll System is associated with high pay for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$36,065 - $55,941
(Median)
$36K
$46K
$56K
MEDIAN: $46,399
10%
50%
90%

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$13.86 - $23.73
(Median)
$14
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$36,065 - $55,941  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
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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$30,349 - $57,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 13
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.86 - $23.73  
   
Overtime
$19.52 - $37.03  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,000  
   
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).
)
$30,349 - $57,078  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 21

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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist in Denver, Colorado Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist in Denver, Colorado Salaries

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 18%

Accounting
up arrow 2%

National Average
$43,000

Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
94 %
Male
6 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
21%
5-9 years
38%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 87% dental benefits Dental: 90%
vision benefits Vision: 81% employee benefits None: 6%