AU$63,914
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The average salary for a Payroll Officer with Microsoft Word skills in Brisbane, Queensland is AU$62,465 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this field.

AU$42,249 - AU$77,670
AU$42K
AU$64K
AU$78K
MEDIAN: AU$63,914
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AU$26.00 - AU$29.83
AU$29
MEDIAN: AU$28.51
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AU$0AU$77K
Salary AU$42,249 - AU$77,670
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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$42,223 - AU$77,772
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 14
Hourly Data AU$0AU$29
Hourly Rate AU$28.51
Annual Data AU$0AU$77K
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$42,223 - AU$77,772
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 21 Jul 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7

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
77 %
Male
23 %
1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Payroll Officer Salaries

▲9%

▲2%

National Average
AU$61,000

▼15%

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
24%
5-9 years
33%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

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