The average salary for a Payroll Administrator in Toronto, Ontario is C$47,312 per year. The highest paying skills associated with this job are Payroll Tax Compliance and Benefits Administration. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. For the first five to ten years in this position, pay increases somewhat, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay.

C$35,217 - C$55,797
C$35K
C$47K
C$56K
MEDIAN: C$47,228
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50%
90%
C$14.15 - C$29.70
C$14
C$19
C$30
MEDIAN: C$19.40
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$58K
Salary C$35,217 - C$55,797
Bonus C$253 - C$5,372
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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$34,086 - C$58,086
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 158
Hourly Data C$0C$33
Hourly Rate C$14.15 - C$29.70
Overtime C$33.47
Annual Data C$0C$58K
Bonus C$253 - C$5,372
Profit Sharing C$1,500
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$34,086 - C$58,086
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 22

Job Description for Payroll Administrator

A payroll administrator is the person who is responsible for ensuring that all employees within an organization are paid in an accurate and timely fashion. This is a position which will generally work in an indoor office environment. This administrator will generally keep weekday, daytime hours, though some overtime or extended hours may be necessary. A payroll administrator will generally work with other office personnel, as well as accounting and human resources personnel.

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Administrator

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Administrator has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Administrator with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$43,000 based on 43 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Administrator with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 25 salaries. An experienced Payroll Administrator which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 21 salaries. A Payroll Administrator with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 6 salaries.

Key Stats for Payroll Administrator

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Experience Affects Payroll Administrator Salaries

▲8%

▲6%

▲5%

National Average
C$47,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Payroll Administrator Salaries



Benefits & Compensation
▲10%



▲5%




National Average
C$47,000


Bookkeeping
▼1%

Human Resources
▼2%

Accounts Receivable
▼4%

Office Administration
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 29 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
28%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 14%