An Entry-Level Payroll & Benefits Administrator earns an average salary of C$45,299 per year.

C$35,249 - C$57,926
C$35K
C$46K
C$58K
MEDIAN: C$45,630
10%
50%
90%
C$16.99 - C$33.17
C$17
C$23
C$33
MEDIAN: C$22.72
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$61K
Salary C$35,249 - C$57,926
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,787
Profit Sharing C$2,250
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$35,556 - C$61,901
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 126
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$16.99 - C$33.17
Overtime C$32.02
Annual Data C$0C$61K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$9,787
Profit Sharing C$2,250
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$35,556 - C$61,901
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 14 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 27

Payroll & Benefits Administrator Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$46,110

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

Payroll & Benefits Administrator Advice

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

Payroll & Benefits Administrator in Dauphin:
"Study with Canadian Payroll Association I have my CPM."
Study with Canadian Payroll Association get your Certified Payroll Manager designation.

Payroll & Benefits Administrator in Mississauga:
Payroll & Benefit administration is really a exciting skill to learn.

Payroll & Benefits Administrator in Mississauga:
"Adaptability And Willing To Learn."
Be ambitious but not arrogant. Open to advice and criticism. Be willing to learn, share and initiate efforts to adapt to the company culture. In this position it is near to impossible to always be a 9-5 person.

Payroll & Benefits Administrator in Montréal:
"The volumne of work."
Be willing to put in extra hours.

Payroll & Benefits Administrator in London:
Go to school and get a good understanding of how payroll, accounting and benefits work before going into this field. It will help with the understanding of how to do the job properly.

Key Stats for Payroll & Benefits Administrator

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
69%
5-9 years
27%

Skills That Affect Payroll & Benefits Administrator Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance
▲6%


Accounting
▲4%

Human Resources
▲2%


National Average
C$46,000


Benefits & Compensation
▼1%

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Ceridian Payroll System
▼2%

ADP Payroll System
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 32 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
2 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 90%
dental benefits
Dental: 87%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 7%