Timekeeper Salary

The larger portion of Timekeepers in the United States are women. Median pay in this female-dominated area goes for around $15.67 per hour. Earnings sit near $12.45 per hour on the lower side but can approach $23.50 on the higher side. While some workers in this profession — just under a third — do not have any health coverage, more than half do receive medical benefits and the larger part have dental insurance. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. This overview is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$19,815 - $55,305
(Median)
$20K
$35K
$55K
MEDIAN: $34,931
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$12.45 - $23.50
(Median)
$12
$16
$23
MEDIAN: $15.00
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$19K$38K$57K
Salary
$19,815 - $55,305  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,027  
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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$25,772 - $52,934  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 24
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$12.45 - $23.50  
   
Overtime
$18.64 - $35.23  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $4,027  
   
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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$25,772 - $52,934  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 81
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Job Description for Timekeeper

  • Create reports for information pertaining to retirement and payroll.
  • Communicate with employees regarding changes in salary, benefits, etc.
  • Enter changes to employee payroll records.
  • Calculate, key, total, and balance substitute payrolls.
  • Handle voluntary and involuntary deductions.

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Popular Skills for Timekeeper


Job skills reported by Timekeepers are limited. Those who have experience with Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Microsoft Word can expect to be compensated well for these skills. Those familiar with Microsoft Excel also tend to know Microsoft Word.

Pay by Experience Level for Timekeeper

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


Timekeepers with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. The average inexperienced worker earns $31K, and someone who has worked for five to 10 years can expect a bigger median salary of $34K. Timekeepers see a median salary of $35K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Seasoned veterans with 20 years under their belts enjoy a median income of $51K.

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Experience Affects Timekeeper Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 54%



National Average
$33,000


Skills That Affect Timekeeper Salaries

Microsoft Office
0%

National Average
$33,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
91 %
Male
9 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
12%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 69% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 29%
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