Payroll Manager Salaries in Chicago, IL

Alternate Job Titles: Payroll Manager

What is the average Payroll Manager salary for Chicago, IL?

The salary for someone with the job title Payroll Manager in Chicago, IL 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 Manager salaries to construct a range which describes the distribution of salaries for people with the job title Payroll Manager in Chicago, IL.

Categories:  Accounting, Financial Services

Similar Job Titles:  Payroll Administrator, Payroll Clerk, Payroll Clerk, Sr., Payroll Supervisor I, Payroll Supervisor II, Payroll Director, IS Security Manager, Network Operations Manager, Customer Information Center Manager

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Payroll Manager in Chicago, IL that make less than that salary. For example 50% of the people who perform the job of Payroll Manager in Chicago are expected to make less than the median.

Source: HR Reported data as of August 2014

Median $82,849
  • 10%$62,781
  • 25%$72,345
  • 75%$95,001
  • 90%$106,064

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Job Description for Payroll Manager

Responsible for all payroll functions. May require accountability to both finance and human resource departments. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area and at least 7 years of experience in the field. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Manages payroll staff and typically reports to the controller or manager of human resources. View full job description

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