The average pay for an Experienced Payroll Manager in Calgary, Alberta is C$85,981 per year.

C$54,355 - C$124,241
MEDIAN: C$80,329
Salary C$54,355 - C$124,241
Bonus C$4,949 - C$20,203
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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).
C$55,435 - C$127,635
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 21

Job Description for Payroll Manager

The basic role of a payroll manager is to oversee the daily payroll processes for a company and its staff. They are responsible for checking time sheets, checking the accuracy of pay computations, and making sure all necessary documents are processed on time. They also are responsible for answering any questions regarding timekeeping and payroll. This tends to be an office-based position that occurs during normal business hours.


Payroll Manager Tasks

  • Create audit reports to verify the accuracy of the payroll run.
  • Manage the daily operations of the payroll group.
  • Maintain, direct and calculate the entry of data.
  • Ensure accuracy and timely completion of the payroll records.

Payroll Manager Job Listings

Key Stats for Payroll Manager

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
10-19 years
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Payroll Manager Salaries

Payroll Tax Compliance

ADP Payroll System

Payroll Administration

National Average

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 95%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 5%