Payroll Director Salaries in Santa Maria, CA

Alternate Job Titles: Payroll Director, Director of Payroll

What is the average Payroll Director salary for Santa Maria, CA?

The salary for someone with the job title Payroll Director in Santa Maria, CA varies depending on a number of factors. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at employers of all sizes and industries on Payroll Director salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Payroll Director in Santa Maria, CA.

Categories:  Executive and Management, Human Resources

Similar Job Titles:  Payroll Administrator, Payroll Manager, Payroll Clerk, Payroll Clerk, Sr., Payroll Supervisor I, Payroll Supervisor II, Payroll Supervisor III, Accounting Director, Art Director

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Payroll Director in Santa Maria, CA that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Payroll Director in Santa Maria are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of September 2014

Median $97,259
  • 10%$76,933
  • 25%$86,620
  • 75%$107,870
  • 90%$117,530

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Job Description for Payroll Director

Directs all aspects of payroll operations. Oversees payroll processes and procedures including taxes and finance demands regarding payroll payments. Designs short-term and long-term strategies for continuous improvement in payroll operations. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 10 years of experience in the field. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View full job description

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