A Late-Career Payroll Specialist earns an average salary of C$56,718 per year.

C$41,121 - C$71,044
C$41K
C$56K
C$71K
MEDIAN: C$56,190
10%
50%
90%
C$19.06 - C$30.73
C$19
C$25
C$31
MEDIAN: C$24.96
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$71K
Salary C$41,121 - C$71,044
Bonus C$5,300
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$41,853 - C$70,232
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 49
Hourly Data C$0C$32
Hourly Rate C$19.06 - C$30.73
Overtime C$33.00
Annual Data C$0C$70K
Bonus C$5,300
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$41,853 - C$70,232
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 9 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 13

Job Description for Payroll Specialist

Payroll specialists can be found in many industries from small businesses to large organizations. Job responsibilities often include payroll processing, maintaining personnel databases, and managing budgetary expenditures. Knowledge and experience with tax laws, union contracts, wage and hour laws, and common fiscal procedures are important. Most payroll specialists are expected to have a good understanding of budgetary operations. Payroll specialists report to a supervisor who oversees the department. Flexible hours, including evenings and weekends, may be required.

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Payroll Specialist Tasks

  • Audit employee timesheets for hours worked and accuracy.
  • Prepare payroll related journal entries for period-end.
  • Maintain, prepare and process payroll for organization personnel.
  • Maintain current knowledge of IRS regulations.
  • Compile and submit payroll deductions related check requests and payments.

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Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
3 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.
20 years or more
100%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

General Ledger Accounting
▲10%

Payroll Administration
▲4%

Microsoft Excel
▲2%

Ceridian Payroll System
▲1%

National Average
C$55,000

ADP Payroll System
▼2%

Accounting
▼2%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
98 %
Male
3 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 77%
no benefits
None: 2%