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Average Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk Hourly Pay

$16.51
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$509
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The average hourly pay for a Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk is $16.51.
10%
$12.60
MEDIAN
$16.51
90%
$22.75
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$13 - $23
Bonus
$0 - $509
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$26,581 - $52,234
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Job Satisfaction for Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk

4 out of 5
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Career Paths

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What Are Popular Skills for Payroll or Timekeeping Clerks?

Skills in Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, Microsoft Word and Data Processing are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Data Entry.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Payroll or Timekeeping Clerks?

An entry-level Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $14.74 based on 5 salaries. An early career Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $15.11 based on 15 salaries. A mid-career Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $18.00 based on 10 salaries. An experienced Payroll or Timekeeping Clerk with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $17.25 based on 12 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $21.

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Years of Experience

This data is based on 48 survey responses.
Entry Level
10.4%
Early Career
31.3%
Mid Career
20.8%
Experienced
25.0%
Late Career
12.5%