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Payroll Bookkeeper Salary

$96,142 (USD)

Average Salary

$46/hr

Average Hourly

$6,990

Average Bonus

Last updated: December 08, 2019

The average pay for a Payroll Bookkeeper is $96,142 a year and $46 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Bookkeeper is between $67,682 and $119,227. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Bookkeeper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • 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.
Payroll Bookkeeper Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Administrative Services Managers

Job family population: 283,570

Estimated population of Payroll Bookkeeper jobs: 5,671

Rate of error: 0.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$111,455
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

Payroll Bookkeeper Job Listings for United States

Payroll Bookkeeper
Nov 1
East Windsor, NJ, USA
Hotels Unlimited & TFE Properties
PAYROLL BOOKKEEPER: We have an exciting opening for an experienced Payroll Bookkeeper to join our corporate offices located near Exit 8 of the New Jersey Turnpike. This is a fast paced, full time ...
Part Time Payroll/Bookkeeper
Dec 2
Worcester, MA, USA
Complete Staffing Solutions, Inc.
Worcester consulting firm is looking for a Payroll/Booking professional. This is a part-time position. Compensation is $21 per hour. Hours: * Flexible hours Monday- Wednesday * 20- 25 hours per week ...
Payroll Bookkeeper
Oct 3
Lancaster, CA, USA
Universal Electronic Alarms, Inc.
The Payroll Bookkeeper is responsible for maintaining accurate records of all day-to-day financial transactions for the business. They also maintain accurate job costs and records on all active ...
Bookkeeper and Payroll Specialist
Dec 4
Rancho Cucamonga, CA, USA
Fox & Stephens
Our company is currently seeking ​a Bookkeeper/Payroll Specialist to join our team! You will be responsible for preparing and examining financial records and processing payroll for our clients
Payroll Accountant/ Bookkeeper
Dec 6
Anaheim, CA, USA
Express Employment Professionals - Anaheim, CA
Payroll/ Bookkeeper - Contractor/Construction Industry - $20.00 to $28.00 an hour Hours: 8:00am to 5:00pm Pay Rate: $20.00 to $28.00 an hour B.O.E. Are you ready for a change? A local company in ...

The average pay for a Payroll Bookkeeper is $96,142 a year and $46 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Bookkeeper is between $67,682 and $119,227. On average, an Associate Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Bookkeeper. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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