Payroll Specialist in Dallas, Texas Salary

The average Payroll Specialist in Dallas can expect to rake in roughly $45K annually. Compensation ranges from $34K on the lower end to $60K per year on the higher end. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$39,066 - $61,000
(Median)
$39K
$45K
$61K
MEDIAN: $44,678
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$14.14 - $24.34
(Median)
$14
$20
$24
MEDIAN: $19.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$39,066 - $61,000  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,080  
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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$34,041 - $59,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 39
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$14.14 - $24.34  
   
Overtime
$21.45 - $36.58  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,080  
   
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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$34,041 - $59,650  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 37
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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Specialist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Experience and pay tend to be weakly linked for Payroll Specialists in Dallas, Texas — those with more experience do not necessarily bring in higher earnings. At career start (within the first five years), average income sits near $41K, and the average for folks who have worked for five to 10 years is only slightly higher at $42K. After working for 10 to 20 years, Payroll Specialists in Dallas make a median salary of $47K. Old hands boasting more than twenty years of relevant experience report pay that is more or less commensurate with that extensive experience; average earnings for this group come out to approximately $54K.

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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 24%


National Average
$43,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 2%

Entry-Level
up arrow 5%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

Payroll Administration
up arrow 3%

Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 1%

Customer Service
up arrow 1%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 1%

Accounting
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

Benefits & Compensation
0%

National Average
$43,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

Data Entry
up arrow 4%

Data Processing
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Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
30%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
36%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 74%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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