Payroll Specialist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania Salary

The average salary for a Payroll Specialist in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania is $48,608 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Accounting, Data Entry, ADP Time and Attendance System, Microsoft Excel, and ADP Payroll System.

$39,305 - $59,747
$39K
$49K
$60K
MEDIAN: $48,608
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$39,305 - $59,747  
   
Bonus
$5,087  
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$34,207 - $64,861  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 19
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About Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania
1,567,442
Male:
741,270 (47.3%)
Female:
826,172 (52.7%)
Philadelphia (/ˌfɪləˈdɛlfiə/) is the largest city in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the fifth-most populous in the United States, with an estimated population in 2014 of 1,560,297. In the Northeastern United States, at the confluence of the Delaware and Schuylkill rivers, Philadelphia is the economic and cultural anchor of the Delaware Valley, a metropolitan area home to 7.2 million people and the eighth-largest combined statistical area in the United States. In 1682, William Penn founded the city to serve as capital of the Pennsylvania Colony. Philadelphia played an instrumental role in the American Revolution as a meeting place for the Founding Fathers of the United States, who signed the Declaration of Independence in 1776 and the Constitution in 1787. Philadelphia was one of the nation's capitals in the Revolutionary War, and served as temporary U.S. capital while Washington, D.C., was under construction. In the 19th century, Philadelphia became a major industrial center...
Philadelphia:
$41,233
Pennsylvania:
$55,702
$952
Philadelphia:
$150,700
Pennsylvania:
$170,600
6.6%

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
41%
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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲31%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$48,000

Entry-Level
▼9%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Accounting
▲32%

Data Entry
▲31%

ADP Time and Attendance System
▲31%

Microsoft Excel
▲31%

ADP Payroll System
▲30%

Payroll Administration
▲3%

National Average
$48,000

Job Satisfaction

Somewhat satisfied
Rated 2 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
9%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
41%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 94%
dental benefits
None: 6%
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