Payroll Specialist in Los Angeles Salary

The average rate for a Payroll Specialist in Los Angeles, California is $20.61 per hour. A skill in Payroll Tax Compliance is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$44,438 - $56,164
$52K
MEDIAN: $52,346
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$15.21 - $29.25
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$21
$29
MEDIAN: $20.61
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$52,346  
   
Total Pay (?
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$34,468 - $61,108  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 8
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.21 - $29.25  
   
Overtime
$22.81 - $45.50  
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$0$32K$64K$96K
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$34,468 - $61,108  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 25

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About Los Angeles, California

Los Angeles County, California
3,971,896
Male:
1,958,998 (49.3%)
Female:
2,012,898 (50.7%)
Los Angeles (/lɒs ˈændʒəlᵻs/, Spanish for "The Angels"), officially the City of Los Angeles and often known by its initials L.A., is the second-most populous city in the United States after New York City, the most populous city in California, and the county seat of Los Angeles County. Situated in Southern California, Los Angeles is known for its mediterranean climate, ethnic diversity, sprawling metropolis, and as a major center of the American entertainment industry. Los Angeles lies in a large coastal basin surrounded on three sides by mountains reaching up to and over 10,000 feet (3,000 m). Historically home to the Chumash and Tongva, Los Angeles was claimed by Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo for Spain in 1542 along with the rest of what would become Alta California. The city was officially founded on September 4, 1781, by Spanish governor Felipe de Neve. It became a part of Mexico in 1821 following the Mexican...
Los Angeles:
$52,024
California:
$64,500
$1,271
Los Angeles:
$542,100
California:
$449,100
4.8%

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 5 votes.
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
9%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲8%

National Average
$46,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼7%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲10%

Payroll Administration
▲9%

Ceridian Payroll System
▲8%

Benefits & Compensation
▲7%

ADP Payroll System
▼0%

National Average
$46,000

Customer Service
▼3%

Data Entry
▼4%

ADP Time and Attendance System
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
83 %
Male
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
9%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 59%
dental benefits
None: 18%
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