Mid-Career Payroll Specialist Salary

A Mid-Career Payroll Specialist earns an average wage of $19.56 per hour.

$36,511 - $61,869
$37K
$48K
$62K
MEDIAN: $47,807
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$15.12 - $25.08
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MEDIAN: $19.56
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$36,511 - $61,869  
   
Bonus
$486.45 - $5,138  
Profit Sharing
$2,250  
Commission
$5,402  
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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$33,529 - $58,848  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 438
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.12 - $25.08  
   
Hourly Tips
$1.25  
Overtime
$22.66 - $37.85  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$486.45 - $5,138  
   
Commission
$5,402  
Profit Sharing
$2,250  
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).
)
$33,529 - $58,848  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 568

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 141 votes.
5-9 years
70%
10-19 years
30%
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
▲10%

ADP Time and Attendance System
▲9%


ADP
▲3%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲2%


Benefits & Compensation
▲1%

Microsoft Excel
▼0%

Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$44,000


Microsoft Word
▼2%

▼3%

Accounting
▼3%

Accounts Payable
▼3%

Data Processing
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 141 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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