Payroll Manager Salaries

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Alternate Job Titles: Payroll Manager

What is the average annual salary for Payroll Manager?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Payroll Manager may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Payroll Manager in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Payroll Manager in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Payroll Manager in the United States is $79,829 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Payroll Manager in the United States are expected to make less than $79,829.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2015

Median $79,829
  • 10%$61,197
  • 25%$70,077
  • 75%$92,028
  • 90%$103,134

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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 Payroll Manager job description

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Categories:  Accounting, Financial Services

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

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

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