Average Payroll Administrator Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$56,592
Avg. Base Salary (USD)
10%
$42k
MEDIAN
$57k
90%
$73k

The average salary for a Payroll Administrator is $56,592

Base Salary
$42k - $73k
Bonus
$511 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $2k
Total Pay
$39k - $72k
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What Do Payroll Administrators Do?

Payroll Administrator Tasks
  • Record, maintain and update payroll procedures.
  • Maintain employee records for new hires, pay changes, and terminations.
  • Process payroll, including updating employee numbers, hours, garnishments, etc.
  • Ensure organizational compliance with federal and local regulations, auditing, and non-discrimination laws.
  • Prepare payroll related reports.
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Gender Breakdown

Female
86.1%
Male
13.9%
This data is based on 36 survey responses. Learn more about the gender pay gap.

Common Health Benefits

Medical

60%

Dental

58%

Vision

49%

None

35%