Experienced Payroll Specialist Salary (United States)

An Experienced Payroll Specialist earns an average wage of $19.35 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are ADP and ADP Time and Attendance System.
Experienced Payroll Specialist Salary (?
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$34,688 - $59,621
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,237
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Experienced Payroll Specialist Salary (?
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$14.98 - $24.74
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,688 - $59,621  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,980  
Profit Sharing
$405.47 - $4,438  
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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$32,568 - $57,641  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 515
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.98 - $24.74  
   
Overtime
$22.36 - $37.22  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,980  
   
Profit Sharing
$405.47 - $4,438  
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).
)
$32,568 - $57,641  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 3 Sep 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 601
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Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
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Minneapolis
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New York
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Naperville
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Houston
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Denver
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Atlanta
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Portland
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National Average
$43,000
Dallas
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Austin
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Columbus
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Charlotte
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Raleigh
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Skills That Affect Experienced Payroll Specialist Salaries

ADP
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ADP Time and Attendance System
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ADP Payroll System
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Data Processing
up arrow 9%
Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 7%
Customer Service
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Microsoft Office
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Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Payroll Administration
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Accounting
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Payroll Tax Compliance
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Data Entry
0%
National Average
$43,000
Accounts Payable
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Accounts Receivable
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Job Satisfaction

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Rated 5 out of 5 based on 217 votes.

Gender

Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 58% employee benefits None: 18%