AU$60,763
Avg. Salary
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The average pay for a Payroll Officer with Microsoft Office skills in Brisbane, Queensland is AU$60,611 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

AU$41,136 - AU$75,760
AU$41K
AU$61K
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MEDIAN: AU$60,763
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AU$25.55 - AU$30.13
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MEDIAN: AU$28.71
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Salary AU$41,136 - AU$75,760
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$41,419 - AU$74,240
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21
Hourly Data AU$0AU$30
Hourly Rate AU$28.71
Annual Data AU$0AU$74K
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$41,419 - AU$74,240
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 6

Job Description for Payroll Officer

Payroll officers monitor an office's payroll. They are responsible for collecting timesheet information of each employee, calculating the amount to disburse to each employee in the pay period, calculate taxes, send money to accounts, and write checks. Their work setting is usually in an office, and the position is found in a wide variety of businesses. Payroll officers work with people on every level of the business, ranging from the entry level workers to the chief executive officer (CEO). Payroll officers work alongside other accounting clerks as well.

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Payroll Officer Tasks

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

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Key Stats for Payroll Officer

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
26%

Experience Affects Payroll Officer Salaries

▲4%

Experienced
▲3%

National Average
AU$60,000

▼12%

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
26%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical:
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 100%