The average hourly pay for a Payroll Representative is $19.93.
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Skills in Payroll Administration, Customer Service and Human Resources (HR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Processing and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Representative
An entry-level Payroll Representative with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $17.75 based on 7 salaries. An early career Payroll Representative with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $19.89 based on 60 salaries. A mid-career Payroll Representative with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $20.00 based on 19 salaries. An experienced Payroll Representative with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $21.79 based on 14 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Payroll Representative in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 10.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in West Hollywood, California (7.8% more) and Burbank, California (3.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in New York, New York (4.7% less) and Loma Linda, California (0.7% less).
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