Mid-Career Payroll Specialist Salary

A Mid-Career Payroll Specialist earns an average wage of $18.66 per hour.

$34,664 - $59,259
(Median)
$35K
$46K
$59K
MEDIAN: $45,769
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$14.86 - $24.18
(Median)
$15
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $18.00
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,664 - $59,259  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,989  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $6,851  
Commission
$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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$32,439 - $56,646  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 621
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.86 - $24.18  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.69  
Overtime
$20.95 - $37.13  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,989  
   
Commission
$5,000  
Profit Sharing
$402.68 - $6,851  
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).
)
$32,439 - $56,646  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 801
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

ADP Time and Attendance System
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ADP
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Benefits & Compensation
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Payroll Tax Compliance
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Payroll Administration
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Microsoft Excel
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Microsoft Office
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Accounting
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National Average
$43,000

Microsoft Word
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Data Entry
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Customer Service
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Accounts Payable
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Data Processing
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Accounts Receivable
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 237 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 61%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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