Payroll Specialist in San Diego, California Salary

A Payroll Specialist in San Diego, California earns an average wage of $21.27 per hour. This job's wage does not change very much with experience. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$50,002 - $59,176
$55K
MEDIAN: $55,495
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$18.02 - $24.95
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$22
$25
MEDIAN: $21.67
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Salary
$55,495  
   
Bonus
$1,500  
Total Pay (?
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$38,996 - $58,949  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$18.02 - $24.95  
   
Overtime
$24.34 - $38.08  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,500  
   
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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$38,996 - $58,949  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 29

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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 7 votes.
1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

National Average
$49,000

Mid-Career
▼4%

▼6%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Microsoft Office
▲6%

Accounting
▲5%

Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$49,000

ADP
▼2%

ADP Time and Attendance System
▼3%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▼4%

Customer Service
▼6%


ADP Payroll System
▼8%

Data Entry
▼11%

Data Processing
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
31%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
54%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 24%
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