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Average Payroll Supervisor Salary

$61,552
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$3,136
Bonus
$4,936
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The average salary for a Payroll Supervisor is $61,552.
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$46k
MEDIAN
$62k
90%
$79k
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What Do Payroll Supervisors Do?

Job Satisfaction for Payroll Supervisor

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Popular Employer Salaries for Payroll Supervisor

The top respondents for the job title Payroll Supervisor are from the companies YMCA, Primepay, Inc. and Shape Corporation. Reported salaries are highest at YMCA where the average pay is $61,357. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Shape Corporation, earning around $60,505. Primepay, Inc. pays the lowest at around $44,891. Harding Shymanski also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $59,500.

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What Are Popular Skills for Payroll Supervisors?

Skills in Payroll Administration, Payroll Tax Compliance, Accounting and ADP Payroll System are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Excel.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Supervisors?

An entry-level Payroll Supervisor with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $52,784 based on 8 salaries. An early career Payroll Supervisor with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,183 based on 218 salaries. A mid-career Payroll Supervisor with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $61,597 based on 282 salaries. An experienced Payroll Supervisor with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,398 based on 407 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $64,901.
Employees with Payroll Supervisor in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 17.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (15.3% more) and Atlanta, Georgia (12.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Boston, Massachusetts (1.1% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,210 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.7%
Early Career
18.0%
Mid Career
23.3%
Experienced
33.6%
Late Career
24.4%