An Entry-Level Bookkeeper, Payroll earns an average wage of C$17.51 per hour. A skill in Microsoft Office is associated with high pay for this job.

C$28,753 - C$53,649
C$29K
C$41K
C$54K
MEDIAN: C$40,646
10%
50%
90%
C$12.76 - C$20.93
C$13
C$17
C$21
MEDIAN: C$17.05
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$53K
Salary C$28,753 - C$53,649
Bonus C$412 - C$4,848
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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C$27,615 - C$50,565
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 48
Hourly Data C$0C$20
Hourly Rate C$12.76 - C$20.93
Overtime C$19.50
Annual Data C$0C$50K
Bonus C$412 - C$4,848
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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C$27,615 - C$50,565
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 12 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 81

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.

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Bookkeeper, Payroll Tasks

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

Bookkeeper, Payroll Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$37,321

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Bookkeeper, Payroll Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Bookkeeper, Payroll in Abbotsford:
Wish I knew company was family owned and operated. Wish I knew how much I would be micro managed.

Bookkeeper, Payroll in Clifton:
Do not go to work for a family owned company.

Bookkeeper, Payroll in Kamloops:
"Be professional about your job. "
Meet your deadlines, schedule your tasks, be assertive, have good customer service, continue your education, always listen before your talk

Key Stats for Bookkeeper, Payroll

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.
Less than 1 year
13%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
25%

Skills That Affect Bookkeeper, Payroll Salaries




▲5%


National Average
C$37,000

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 19 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 53%
dental benefits
Dental: 47%
vision benefits
Vision: 36%
no benefits
None: 44%