The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is AU$58,413 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least.

AU$44,372 - AU$76,447
AU$44K
AU$60K
AU$76K
MEDIAN: AU$59,570
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50%
90%
AU$21.43 - AU$33.35
AU$21
AU$27
AU$33
MEDIAN: AU$27.00
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90%
AU$0AU$76K
Salary AU$44,372 - AU$76,447
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$6,953
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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AU$45,256 - AU$74,095
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 87
Hourly Data AU$0AU$33
Hourly Rate AU$21.43 - AU$33.35
Overtime AU$25.48
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
Bonus AU$0.00 - AU$6,953
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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AU$45,256 - AU$74,095
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 20 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 55

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$54,000 based on 53 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$59,000 based on 32 salaries. An experienced Payroll Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$61,000 based on 22 salaries. A Payroll Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$67,000 based on 20 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: AU$58,577

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Payroll Administrator Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Payroll Administrator?

Payroll Administrator in Toongabbie Sydney NSW:
"Challenging stimulating."
Pros: Everything.
Cons: When other employees hold you back because they don't do their job properly.

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Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%
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Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

Late-Career
▲14%

▲4%

▲1%

National Average
AU$59,000

▼7%

Gender

Female
95 %
Male
5 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
34%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
17%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 3%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision: 2%
no benefits
None: 95%
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