Average Experienced Payroll Officer with Microsoft Excel Skills Salary

$46,717
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The average salary for an Experienced Payroll Officer with Microsoft Excel skills is $46,717.
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$39k
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MEDIAN $46,717
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Salary
$39k - $55k
Total Pay
$36k - $58k

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Job Description for Payroll Officer

Payroll Officer Tasks
  • Calculate, key, total, and balance substitute payrolls.
  • Handle voluntary and involuntary deductions.
  • Enter changes to employee payroll records.
  • Create reports for information pertaining to retirement and payroll.
  • Communicate with employees regarding changes in salary, benefits, etc.

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Payroll Officer
Payroll Administrator
Payroll Specialist
Accounts Receivable Clerk
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Popular Skills for Payroll Officer

Skills in Benefits & Compensation, Microsoft Office and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Payroll Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Officer

An early career Payroll Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $59,994 based on 7 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $45,000.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 18 survey responses.
Early Career
38.9%
Late Career
61.1%