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Payroll Clerk Salary
in Denver, Colorado

$50,044 (USD)

Average Salary

$24/hr

Average Hourly

$936

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 19, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Clerk is $50,044 a year and $24 an hour in Denver, Colorado, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Clerk is between $37,012 and $60,940. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Denver, Colorado.

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Job Summary

Description:
  • 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 Clerk Job Prevalence in Denver, Colorado, United States

Job family: Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Job family population: 152,990

Estimated population of Payroll Clerk jobs: 34,144

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
$58,014
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Denver, Colorado

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Description: Denver (), officially the City and County of Denver, is the capital and most populous municipality of the U.S. state of Colorado. Denver is located in the South Platte River Valley on the western edge of the High Plains just east of the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains. The Denver downtown district is immediately east of the confluence of Cherry Creek with the South Platte River, approximately 12 mi (19 km) east of the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. Denver is named after James W. Denver, a governor of the Kansas Territory, and it is nicknamed the Mile High City because its official elevation is exactly one mile...

Payroll Clerk Job Listings for Denver, Colorado

Nonprofit Accounting Clerk
Jul 18
Aurora, CO, USA
Lakeshore Talent
akeshore Talent is looking for qualified candidates to fill an Accounting Clerk position at a ... Prepares and provides information to the Finance Department, payroll, invoice billing, billing ...
Accounting Clerk I
Jul 16
Golden, CO, USA
The Erie County Investment Co.
Accounting Clerk I (Entry Level) Department: Accounting, The Erie County Investment Co. Location ... and/or payroll checks, etc. * Traces and adjusts errors. * Takes trial balance at prescribed ...
Payroll Accountant
Jul 3
Denver, CO, USA
ListenUp
As the Payroll Accountant, you'll report to the Accounting Manager as a member of the Accounting team. You will manage all payroll related transactions and serve as a primary liaison between the ...
Payroll Specialist
Jul 13
Denver, CO, USA
Job Store Staffing
The Payroll Specialist will be a temporary-to-hire opportunity for the right candidate. The Payroll Specialist will be responsible for a wide range of bookkeeping duties including Accounts Payable ...
Payroll Coordinator [19-01026]
Jul 17
Broomfield, CO, USA
Advanced Technology Solutions, Inc
We are seeking to hire a Payroll Coordinator. This is a contract position RESPONSIBILITIES : • Process bi-weekly, semi-monthly and weekly payroll: * Verify local HR representatives have approved ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Clerk is $50,044 a year and $24 an hour in Denver, Colorado, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Clerk is between $37,012 and $60,940. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Clerk. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Denver, Colorado.

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Payroll Clerk Job Listings for Denver, Colorado

Nonprofit Accounting Clerk
Jul 18
Aurora, CO, USA
Lakeshore Talent
akeshore Talent is looking for qualified candidates to fill an Accounting Clerk position at a ... Prepares and provides information to the Finance Department, payroll, invoice billing, billing ...
Accounting Clerk I
Jul 16
Golden, CO, USA
The Erie County Investment Co.
Accounting Clerk I (Entry Level) Department: Accounting, The Erie County Investment Co. Location ... and/or payroll checks, etc. * Traces and adjusts errors. * Takes trial balance at prescribed ...
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