The average salary for a Payroll Manager in South Africa is R430,080.
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Job Description for Payroll Manager
The basic role of a payroll manager is to oversee the daily payroll processes for a company and its staff. They are responsible for checking time sheets, checking the accuracy of pay computations, and making sure all necessary documents are processed on time. They also are responsible for answering any questions regarding timekeeping and payroll. This tends to be an office-based position that occurs during normal business hours. Typically, a candidate for this position must have experience in …Read more
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Popular Skills for Payroll Manager
Payroll Tax Compliance
Human Resources (HR)
Skills in Payroll Administration and Payroll Tax Compliance are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human Resources (HR), Accounting and Microsoft Excel.
Pay by Experience Level for Payroll Manager
An early career Payroll Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R390,572 based on 30 salaries. A mid-career Payroll Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R445,332 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Payroll Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R446,435 based on 107 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of R426,552.
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