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Clerk Payroll Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$55,178 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clerk Payroll is $55,178 a year and $27 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Clerk Payroll is between $40,809 and $67,193. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Clerk Payroll. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in New York-Manhattan, New York.

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Job Summary

  • Compiles payroll data, such as hours worked, sales or piecework, taxes, insurance, union dues to be withheld, and employee identification number, from time sheets and other records.
  • Screens time-worked inputs for calculating, coding, or other errors.
  • Performs action necessary to determine pay and deductions including Federal and State taxes, insurance, retirement, union dues, savings, and other deductions.
  • Monitors computer reports alerting payroll clerk to problems or errors.
  • Prepares computer input forms and enters data into computer files.
  • Reconciles errors and maintain payroll records.
Clerk Payroll Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Job family population: 152,990

Estimated population of Clerk Payroll jobs: 34,144

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Clerk Payroll Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Payroll Clerk HR Generalist - Parsippany NJ Dealership - Parsippany, New Jersey, US
May 8
Parsippany, United States
Hiring Immediately, Payroll Clerk HR Generalist. Excellent compensation and benefits. We are seeking an Experienced Payroll Clerk and HR Generalist to assist with onboarding employees and handling ...
Payroll / HR Clerk
May 10
Millburn, NJ, USA
SmartStaff Personnel
Our well established client seeks a permanent addition to their team as an entry-level Payroll / HR Clerk. Primary duties will include collecting and entering data into the payroll system, setting up ...
Payroll Clerk
Apr 26
Westville, NJ, USA
Browns Super Stores Inc.
Payroll Clerk Job Description We are looking for an experienced Payroll Clerk to ensure paycheck deliveries and employee transactions are accurate and on-time. The Payroll clerk position for our ...
Payroll Clerk
May 15
Manhattan, NY, USA
Vanguard Staffing
Payroll Assistant- Human Resources Project Job Type: Temp- Perm Hourly Compensation: $18.00-19.00 Hours of Operation: 9AM-5PM Monday-Friday About The Company: Our Client has a luxury hotel located in ...
Payroll Clerk
May 14
Bridgeport, CT, USA
Excel Partners Inc.
Our client is in search of a temporary payroll clerk. This position is going to last until at least December 2019. The following are required: * 3+ years of experience. * Tracking PTO days * Good ...
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