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Pay Agent Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$33,352 (USD)

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Last updated: May 25, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Pay Agent is $33,352 a year and $16 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Pay Agent is between $25,753 and $39,529. 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

  • Compiles employees' time and production records, using calculator or computer.
  • Checks timesheets, work charts, and timecards for completeness.
  • Computes total time worked by employees, using calculator or computer, posts time worked to master timesheet, and routes timesheet to Payroll Department.
  • May pay employees.
  • May calculate time worked and units produced by piece-work or bonus work employees, using calculator or computer.
  • May locate workers on jobs at various times to verify attendance of workers listed on daily spot sheet.
  • May interview employees to discuss hours worked and pay adjustments to be made.
Pay Agent Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Job family population: 152,990

Estimated population of Pay Agent jobs: 40,360

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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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...

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