The average pay for a Payroll Manager in Melbourne, Victoria is AU$82,372 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for employees with more than 20 years' experience.

AU$66,151 - AU$101,451
AU$66K
AU$83K
AU$100K
MEDIAN: AU$82,665
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50%
90%
AU$26.56 - AU$37.76
AU$27
AU$30
AU$38
MEDIAN: AU$30.36
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50%
90%
AU$0AU$102K
Salary AU$66,151 - AU$101,451
Bonus AU$1,957 - AU$7,240
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$61,763 - AU$102,155
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 70
Hourly Data AU$0AU$37
Hourly Rate AU$26.56 - AU$37.76
Annual Data AU$0AU$102K
Bonus AU$1,957 - AU$7,240
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$61,763 - AU$102,155
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 12

Job Description for Payroll Manager

The basic role of a payroll manager is to oversee the daily payroll processes for a company and its staff. They are responsible for checking time sheets, checking the accuracy of pay computations, and making sure all necessary documents are processed on time. They also are responsible for answering any questions regarding timekeeping and payroll. This tends to be an office-based position that occurs during normal business hours.

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Payroll Manager Tasks

  • Create audit reports to verify the accuracy of the payroll run.
  • Manage the daily operations of the payroll group.
  • Maintain, direct and calculate the entry of data.
  • Ensure accuracy and timely completion of the payroll records.

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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Manager

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$71,000 based on 19 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$80,000 based on 26 salaries. An experienced Payroll Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$86,000 based on 42 salaries. A Payroll Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of AU$82,000 based on 21 salaries.

Key Stats for Payroll Manager

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
26%

Experience Affects Payroll Manager Salaries

▲8%

▲2%

▼0%

National Average
AU$80,000

▼11%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
16%
5-9 years
18%
10-19 years
40%
20 years or more
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 5%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 95%