A Payroll Specialist in San Diego, California earns an average wage of $21.27 per hour. Pay for this job does not change much between less experienced and more experienced workers. A skill in Accounting is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$14.10 - $24.90
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MEDIAN: $21.27
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Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.10 - $24.90  
   
Overtime
$21.45 - $36.87  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$575  
   
Total Pay (?
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$36,425 - $57,166  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30

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About San Diego, California

San Diego County, California
1,394,907
Male:
693,826 (49.7%)
Female:
701,081 (50.3%)
San Diego /ˌsæn diːˈeɪɡoʊ/ (Spanish for "Saint Didacus") is a major city in California, United States. It is in San Diego County, on the coast of the Pacific Ocean in Southern California, approximately 120 miles (190 km) south of Los Angeles and immediately adjacent to the border with Mexico. With an estimated population of 1,394,928 as of July 1, 2015, San Diego is the eighth-largest city in the United States and second-largest in California. It is part of the San Diego–Tijuana conurbation, the second-largest transborder agglomeration between the US and a bordering country after Detroit–Windsor, with a population of 4,922,723 people. San Diego is known as "the birthplace of California" and is known for its mild year-round climate, natural deep-water harbor, extensive beaches, long association with the United States Navy and recent emergence as a healthcare and biotechnology development center. Historically home to the Kumeyaay people, San Diego was the first site visited...
San Diego:
$67,871
California:
$64,500
$1,444
San Diego:
$526,900
California:
$449,100
4.5%

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
047
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
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Entry-Level
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Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Accounting
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 4%

ADP
up arrow 1%

ADP Time and Attendance System
0%

National Average
$47,000

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 5%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 5%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 5%

Data Processing
up arrow 9%

Data Entry
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
47%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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