Average Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant Hourly Pay

$16.91
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$1,017
Bonus
$1,150
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The average hourly pay for a Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant is $16.91.
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$12.88
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$16.91
90%
$23.67
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$13 - $24
Bonus
$294 - $3,973
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What Do Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants Do?

Job Satisfaction for Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant

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What Are Popular Skills for Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants?

Skills that pay less than market rate include Office Administration, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Human Resources (HR) and Payroll Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistants?

An entry-level Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $15.56 based on 9 salaries. An early career Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $16.21 based on 84 salaries. A mid-career Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.97 based on 47 salaries. An experienced Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.72 based on 55 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $19.

Pay Difference by Location

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Employees with Payroll & Benefits Administrative Assistant in their job title in Portland, Oregon earn an average of 18.3% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (0.2% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 228 survey responses.
Entry Level
3.9%
Early Career
36.8%
Mid Career
20.6%
Experienced
24.1%
Late Career
14.5%