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Manager Payroll Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$101,229 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Manager Payroll is $101,229 a year and $49 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Manager Payroll is between $71,264 and $125,536. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Manager Payroll. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Manages and coordinates activities of staff and payroll systems at one or more locations.
  • Reviews personnel records to determine names, rates of pay, occupations of new hires, and changes in wage rates and occupations of employees on payroll.
  • Directs computation of differential pay according to company policy.
  • Oversees compilation and preparation of other payroll data such as pension, insurance, bond purchases, and credit union payments.
  • Reviews and approves payroll deductions, interprets company policies and government regulations in connection with payroll procedures, and directs preparation of government reports.
Manager Payroll Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Administrative Services Managers

Job family population: 270,100

Estimated population of Manager Payroll jobs: 5,402

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,705,994 (2018), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Manager Payroll Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

Payroll Manager
May 15
Westchester, IL, USA
Tandem Management, Inc.
Maintain high integrity Position Summary The Payroll Manager role will focus on managing and developing client facing employees through coaching, training, and empowerment, in order to maximize their ...
Accounting Manager
May 15
Arlington Heights, IL, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Ensures accurate and timely preparation of payrolls, maintenance of payroll accounts and payment of ... project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to Forbes' list of "Best ...
Accounting Manager
May 8
Elmhurst, IL, USA
Galloway Consolidated Holdings, Incorporated and Subsidiaries
Manage payroll process including bi-weekly approval of payroll prior to submission to outside processing firm. Serve as backup to payroll administrator. * Manage annual external financial audit.
Sr. Global Tax Manager
Mar 16
Chicago, IL, USA
ARG Recruiting
VAT, property taxes, etc.) and payroll tax reporting, while appropriately minimizing tax liability ... Manage the compliance areas of the health benefits and retirement plans to ensure full compliance ...
Accounting Manager
May 1
Niles, IL, USA
Compass Wines and Spirits
General • Lead Month End Closing • Manage weekly cash flow and bank transactions • Manage W9 and 1099 Tax filing • Manage Corporate Tax, Sales Tax • Manage Payroll and HR related issues • ...
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