The average pay for an Entry-Level Payroll Manager is C$54,538 per year. A skill in ADP Payroll System is associated with high pay for this job.

C$41,109 - C$77,148
C$41K
C$54K
C$77K
MEDIAN: C$53,978
10%
50%
90%
C$17.44 - C$39.59
C$17
C$24
C$40
MEDIAN: C$24.37
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$79K
Salary C$41,109 - C$77,148
Bonus C$979 - C$20,134
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$40,658 - C$79,255
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 101
Hourly Data C$0C$59
Hourly Rate C$17.44 - C$39.59
Overtime C$60.00
Annual Data C$0C$79K
Bonus C$979 - C$20,134
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$40,658 - C$79,255
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 18 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

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.

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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

Payroll Manager Advice

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

Payroll Manager in Toronto:
"Stay current, watch for what's new."
Take whatever courses you can through CPA to get/keep current and, if possible learn about payroll subjects that may not necessarily be relevant to your current position, I.e. Benefits, pensions, etc that your company may not offer but which might become available.

Payroll Manager in Calgary:
"Be Confident."
Treat your staff with respect, encourage their professional growth, and they will give back 150%

Payroll Manager in Vancouver:
"Managing a weely payroll across 4 provinces."

Payroll Manager in Edmonton:
Have confidence in your abilities, and keep your payroll skills & education current.

Key Stats for Payroll Manager

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
65%
5-9 years
31%

Skills That Affect Payroll Manager Salaries

ADP Payroll System
▲27%

ADP
▲8%

Payroll Administration
▲2%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▼0%

National Average
C$53,000

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 62%
no benefits
None: 9%