Entry-Level Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk Salary

For Entry-Level Payroll or Timekeeping Clerks, hourly average wages total $14.03 per hour. Health benefits are not claimed by all — just under a third lack any form of coverage — but the larger part have medical insurance, and a majority have dental, too. Most workers in this position report high levels of job satisfaction. The data for this synopsis comes from respondents who took the PayScale salary survey.

$38,500 - $50,000
$46K
MEDIAN: $46,333
50%

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$10.14 - $26.09
$10
$14
$26
MEDIAN: $14.03
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50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
Salary
$46,333  
   
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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$24,429 - $51,521  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$9$18$27
Hourly Rate
$10.14 - $26.09  
   
Overtime
$18.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$18K$36K$54K
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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$24,429 - $51,521  
   
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Key Stats for Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
19%
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Skills That Affect Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk Salaries

National Average
$32,000

Microsoft Word
▼9%

Microsoft Office
▼9%

Microsoft Excel
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 60%
dental benefits
Dental: 60%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 30%
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