The average hourly pay for a Bookkeeper, Payroll in Australia is AU$27.94.
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Job Description for Bookkeeper, Payroll
Larger companies frequently have a specialized accountant employed as a payroll bookkeeper. This payroll specialist ensures everyone working for the company - from salaried managers to hourly employees - are paid accurately and in a timely manner. This person ensures that all payroll deductions are properly assessed and helps maintain their organization's payroll bookkeeping records, so they are kept up to date and comply with federal and state regulations. A payroll bookkeeper must be exceptio…Read more
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Avg. Hourly Rate
Skills in Bookkeeping, Accounts Payable and Microsoft Excel are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Accounts Receivable and Payroll Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Bookkeeper, Payroll
An early career Bookkeeper, Payroll with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of AU$25.00 based on 50 salaries. A mid-career Bookkeeper, Payroll with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$28.32 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Bookkeeper, Payroll with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of AU$29.16 based on 59 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of AU$30.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Bookkeeper, Payroll in their job title in Brisbane, Queensland earn an average of 20.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Sydney, New South Wales (9.9% more) and Melbourne, Victoria (7.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Geelong, Victoria (11.5% less), Adelaide, South Australia (11.2% less) and Gold Coast, Queensland (6.3% less).
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