Mid-Career Payroll Specialist Salary (United States)

A Mid-Career Payroll Specialist earns an average wage of $18.28 per hour. A skill in ADP Time and Attendance System is associated with high pay for this job.
Mid-Career Payroll Specialist Salary (?
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$33,844 - $56,318
(Median)
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56K
MEDIAN: $44,271
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Mid-Career Payroll Specialist Salary (?
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$14.47 - $23.31
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$33,844 - $56,318  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,060  
Profit Sharing
$120.92 - $4,880  
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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$31,377 - $54,862  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 492
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.47 - $23.31  
   
Overtime
$20.43 - $36.27  
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 - $3,060  
   
Profit Sharing
$120.92 - $4,880  
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).
)
$31,377 - $54,862  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 652
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Pay Difference By Location

Seattle
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Los Angeles
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Chicago
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Kansas City
up arrow 9%
Minneapolis
up arrow 8%
Denver
up arrow 3%
Phoenix
up arrow 3%
National Average
$41,000
Dallas
up arrow 1%
Atlanta
up arrow 1%
Cleveland
up arrow 4%
Cincinnati
up arrow 12%
St. Louis
up arrow 17%
Larger circles over a city indicate a job is popular in that location.

Skills That Affect Mid-Career Payroll Specialist Salaries

ADP Time and Attendance System
up arrow 12%
ADP
up arrow 9%
ADP Payroll System
up arrow 6%
Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%
Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%
Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 2%
Accounting
up arrow 1%
Microsoft Word
0%
National Average
$41,000
Data Processing
up arrow 1%
Accounts Payable
up arrow 3%
Data Entry
up arrow 4%
Customer Service
up arrow 4%
Accounts Receivable
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 244 votes.

Gender

Female
92%
female alumni
 
Male
8%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 76%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 14%
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