Payroll Specialist in Dallas, Texas Salary

The average Dallas Payroll Specialist earns approximately $21.46 per hour. Most report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Most Dallas Payroll Specialists report high levels of job satisfaction. The data in this summary comes from the PayScale salary survey.

$37,994 - $60,806
$38K
$49K
$61K
MEDIAN: $49,309
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50%
90%

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$16.27 - $26.65
$16
$22
$27
MEDIAN: $21.57
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$0$60K
Salary $37,994 - $60,806
Bonus $1,965
Total Pay (?
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).
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$36,655 - $60,139
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 23
Hourly Data $0$42
Hourly Rate $16.27 - $26.65
Overtime $23.92 - $42.22
Annual Data $0$60K
Bonus $1,965
Total Pay (?
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).
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$36,655 - $60,139
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 17 Oct 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 32

About Dallas, Texas

Dallas County, Texas
1,300,082
Male:
639,019 (49.2%)
Female:
661,063 (50.8%)
Dallas (/ˈdæləs/) is a major city in the state of Texas and is the largest urban center of the fourth most populous metropolitan area in the United States. The city proper ranks ninth in the U.S. and third in Texas after Houston and San Antonio. The city's prominence arose from its historical importance as a center for the oil and cotton industries, and its position along numerous railroad lines. The bulk of the city is in Dallas County, of which it is the county seat; however, sections of the city are located in Collin, Denton, Kaufman, and Rockwall counties. According to the 2010 United States Census, the city had a population of 1,197,816. The United States Census Bureau's estimate for the city's population increased to 1,300,092 as of July 1, 2015. The city is the largest economic center of the 12-county Dallas–Fort Worth–Arlington metropolitan area (commonly referred to as DFW), which...
Dallas:
$45,918
Texas:
$55,653
$903
Dallas:
$152,400
Texas:
$152,000
3.5%

Payroll Specialist Job Listings

Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Payroll Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Payroll Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 14 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Payroll Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $46,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Payroll Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 25 salaries. A Payroll Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 5 salaries.

Key Stats for Payroll Specialist

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Experience Affects Payroll Specialist Salaries

▲7%

Late-Career
▲7%

National Average
$47,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼16%

Skills That Affect Payroll Specialist Salaries

UltiPro (Ultimate Software)
▲12%

Accounting
▲6%


Customer Service
▼0%

National Average
$47,000

Data Entry
▼1%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Benefits & Compensation
▼3%

Payroll Tax Compliance
▼5%

Microsoft Excel
▼6%

Microsoft Word
▼8%

ADP Payroll System
▼11%

Data Processing
▼13%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
15%
10-19 years
42%
20 years or more
15%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 78%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 23%