Average Payroll Administrator Salary in Canada

C$49,983
Avg. Base Salary (CAD)
10%
CA$40k
MEDIAN
CA$50k
90%
CA$63k

The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is C$49,983

Base Salary
C$40k - C$63k
Bonus
C$484 - C$5k
Profit Sharing
C$964 - C$6k
Total Pay
C$39k - C$63k
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What Do Payroll Administrators Do?

Payroll Administrator Tasks
  • Ensure organizational compliance with federal and local regulations, auditing, and non-discrimination laws.
  • Prepare payroll related reports.
  • Process payroll, including updating employee numbers, hours, garnishments, etc.
  • Record, maintain and update payroll procedures.
  • Maintain employee records for new hires, pay changes, and terminations.
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Job Satisfaction for Payroll Administrator

4 out of 5
(242)
Highly Satisfied
128Reviews
Based on 242 responses, the job of Payroll Administrator has received a job satisfaction rating of 4.04 out of 5. On average, Payroll Administrators are highly satisfied with their job.

Gender Breakdown

Female
91.0%
Male
8.5%
Prefer to self-define
0.5%
This data is based on 763 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

85%

Dental

82%

Vision

68%

None

15%