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Payroll Administrator IV in the United States

How much does a Payroll Administrator IV earn in the United States? The average Payroll Administrator IV salary in the United States is $86,609 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $83,449 and $91,191. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

Job Description

Responsible for the accurate preparation, documentation, and distribution of payroll via the payroll system. Reviews the computation of pay and ensures the company payroll policies are in accordance with the government regulations. Responds to and resolves any inquiries regarding paychecks. May coordinate payroll with outside service provider. Requires an associates degree. Typically reports to a Payroll Manager. Work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. Typically requires 7+ years of related experience.

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    Payroll Administrator III

    4 - 7 years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Payroll Administrator IV

    7 + years experience
    Associate's Degree

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    Payroll Supervisor

    3 - 5 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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