Payroll Specialist Salary in Atlanta, Georgia

A Payroll Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia earns an average salary of $44,543 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

$35,395 - $55,006
(Median)
$35K
$45K
$55K
MEDIAN: $44,542
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90%

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$15.18 - $21.82
(Median)
$15
$18
$22
MEDIAN: $18.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$35,395 - $55,006  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,091  
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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$33,312 - $52,205  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$15.18 - $21.82  
   
Overtime
$10.18 - $34.35  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $3,091  
   
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).
)
$33,312 - $52,205  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 32

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Experience Affects Payroll Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Experienced
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Mid-Career
0%

National Average
$42,000


Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia Salaries

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Data Entry
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 5%

Payroll Administration
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Payroll Tax Compliance
up arrow 3%

Data Processing
up arrow 3%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
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Microsoft Excel
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Benefits & Compensation
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National Average
$42,000

Accounting
up arrow 10%

Accounts Payable
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
32%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
30%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 83% dental benefits Dental: 72%
vision benefits Vision: 68% employee benefits None: 15%