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Payroll Specialist Salary with Benefits & Compensation skills

A Payroll Specialist with Benefits & Compensation skills earns an average wage of $18.36 per hour. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

$34,085 - $60,888
(Median)
$34K
$46K
$61K
MEDIAN: $46,038
10%
50%
90%

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$14.42 - $24.19
(Median)
$14
$18
$24
MEDIAN: $18.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary 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$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$34,085 - $60,888  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,077  
Profit Sharing
$393.05 - $2,479  
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).
)
$31,714 - $58,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 168
National Hourly Rate 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$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.42 - $24.19  
   
Overtime
$21.52 - $38.86  
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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,077  
   
Profit Sharing
$393.05 - $2,479  
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).
)
$31,714 - $58,684  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 206

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Specialist with Benefits & Compensation skills

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist with Benefits & Compensation skills Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Late-Career
up arrow 5%

Mid-Career
up arrow 4%

National Average
$43,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 96 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
22%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
31%
20 years or more
22%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 12%
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