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Payroll & Timekeeping Clerk Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$55,329 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll & Timekeeping Clerk is $55,329 a year and $27 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll & Timekeeping Clerk is between $40,921 and $67,376. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll & Timekeeping Clerk. 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; and ensures employees are paid accurately and on time.
  • Checks time-worked inputs for calculating, coding, or other errors and makes applicable changes.
  • Understands Federal, State, and local wage and hour policies and employment tax laws; and 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 appropriate personnel to problems or errors.
Payroll & Timekeeping Clerk Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Job family population: 152,990

Estimated population of Payroll & Timekeeping Clerk jobs: 34,144

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



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

Payroll Clerk
May 31
Smithtown, NY, USA
Community Care Home Health Services
The candidate must be exceptional with their knowledge in all payroll regulations within the healthcare industry and maintain timekeeping files. The Payroll Specialist will be responsible for ...
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