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Payroll Administrator Salary
in Maryland, United States

$55,216 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Administrator is $55,216 a year and $27 an hour in Maryland, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Administrator is between $40,500 and $67,464. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Administrator. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Maryland, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Processes organization's payroll and compiles payroll data to maintain accurate payroll records.
  • Processes employee status changes, processes and analyzes payroll and employee expenses, reconciles general ledger accounts, creates on-going month-end, quarterly, and year-end organization reports, and performs other rated duties as assigned.
  • Audits payroll information for accuracy.
  • Reconciles payroll deposits, tax withholdings, wage garnishments, and voluntary deductions.
  • Participates in problem solving and special projects within the Payroll Department.
  • Assigns exempt and non-exempt worker status to employees.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Payroll Administrator Job Listings for Maryland, United States

Construction Payroll Manager - 18.44
Dec 5
Lanham, MD, USA
Administer 401(K) plan contributions and disbursements and contributions to thrift plan * Communicate with insurance carriers and other program vendors * Communicate with the payroll company ...
Director Internal Operations and Finance
Dec 14
Rockville, MD, USA
They will be able to administer operations, manage finance and accounting, as well as take part in ... Knowledge of processing payroll accounting transactions and payroll returns * Ability to ...
Quickbooks Payroll super star
Dec 12
Rockville, MD, USA
Payroll Specialist Duties and Responsibilities * Consistently and accurately process payroll for 100 companies * Processed Weekly, Monthly and Quarterly payroll, which also consisted of quarterly ...
Payroll Practitioner
Dec 6
Clarksburg, MD, USA
Pleasants Construction Inc
This role will support the Payroll Manager in carrying out the responsibilities of the Payroll Department and help provide the financial information necessary for managerial and executive level ...
Director of Payroll - GREAT COMPANY CULTURE!
Dec 10
Baltimore, MD, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client is looking for Director of Payroll. With a growing accounting and finance team, there is significant opportunity for growth within the department. The company boasts a ...