Experienced Payroll Specialist Salary (United States)

An Experienced Payroll Specialist earns an average wage of $19.37 per hour. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are ADP and ADP Time and Attendance System.
Experienced Payroll Specialist Total Pay (?
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$34,645 - $59,563
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $45,232
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Experienced Payroll Specialist Total Pay (?
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$15.00 - $24.70
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $19.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$34,645 - $59,563  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,964  
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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$32,645 - $57,552  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,106
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$15.00 - $24.70  
   
Overtime
$22.35 - $37.24  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $2,964  
   
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).
)
$32,645 - $57,552  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 1,106
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Pay Difference By Location

Chicago
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New York
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Minneapolis
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Naperville
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Houston
up arrow 7%
Denver
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Atlanta
up arrow 1%
Portland
0%
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 Time and Attendance System
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ADP
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ADP Payroll System
up arrow 9%
Data Processing
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Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 8%
Customer Service
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Accounting
up arrow 3%
Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%
Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 1%
Data Entry
up arrow 1%
Accounts Payable
0%
National Average
$43,000
Accounts Receivable
up arrow 4%

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Gender

Female
94%
female alumni
 
Male
6%
male alumni

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 80% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 18%
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