An Experienced Payroll Supervisor in Calgary, Alberta earns an average salary of C$79,279 per year.

C$70,432 - C$85,241
MEDIAN: C$77,423
Salary C$70,432 - C$85,241
Bonus C$6,878
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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$70,671 - C$92,473
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 17

Job Description for Payroll Supervisor

A typical payroll supervisor is responsible for reviewing payroll, as well as ensuring compliance with all applicable local, state, and federal government regulations. Payroll supervisors work extensively with finances in a detail-oriented and deadline-based environment. This field requires individuals stay current with changes in government requirements so that the employer remains in compliance. Payroll supervisors may hire and supervise payroll clerks who work under them; this may include training, directing work, proving performance reviews, and meting out rewards and disciplinary action. They may also work closely with human resources personnel, business owners, and employees.


Payroll Supervisor Tasks

  • Approve time records and requests for time off.
  • Write descriptions for job openings.
  • Screen, hire, orient and train new employees.
  • Assign duties and evaluate performance of subordinates.

Payroll Supervisor Job Listings

Key Stats for Payroll Supervisor

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
10-19 years

Skills That Affect Payroll Supervisor Salaries


Microsoft Excel

National Average

Payroll Administration

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 3 votes.

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 94%
dental benefits
Dental: 94%
vision benefits
Vision: 35%
no benefits
None: 6%