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Payroll Clerk Salary
in Cleveland, Ohio

$47,976 (USD)

Average Salary

$23/hr

Average Hourly

$897

Average Bonus

Last updated: July 17, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Clerk is $47,976 a year and $23 an hour in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Clerk is between $35,482 and $58,422. 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 Cleveland, Ohio.

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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 Cleveland, Ohio, 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:
$55,617
5 Year Change:
16 %

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About Cleveland, Ohio

Cleveland Cost of Living Score:

Description: Cleveland ( KLEEV-lənd) is a major city in the U.S. state of Ohio, and the county seat of Cuyahoga County. The city proper has a population of 383,793, making it the 52nd-largest city in the United States and the second-largest city in Ohio. Greater Cleveland is ranked as the 32nd-largest metropolitan area in the U.S., with 2,055,612 people in 2016. A Gamma + city, Cleveland anchors the Cleveland–Akron–Canton Combined Statistical Area, which had a population of 3,515,646 in 2010 and is ranked 15th in the nation. Cleveland is located on the southern shore of Lake Erie, across the U.S. maritime border with Canada....

Payroll Clerk Job Listings for Cleveland, Ohio

Payroll Clerk
Jun 20
Akron, OH, USA
Salvation Army
The Adult Rehabilitation Center is seeking a Payroll Clerk to support the Finance office by performing various payroll and human resources functions. Duties and responsibilities include reconciling ...
Accounting Clerk - Part-time - Short-term - GE
Jul 2
Cleveland, OH, USA
Area Temps, Inc.
A manufacturing company has a part-time, short-term opportunity available for an Accounting Clerk. ... payroll and manage benefit plans and on-boarding · Assist in the creation of the annual budget and ...
Payroll Processor - GE
Jul 16
Cleveland, OH, USA
Area Temps, Inc.
A manufacturing company is seeking a Payroll Processor to work Monday through Friday, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Responsibilities: · Process weekly transfer of payroll data to ADP for US and Canadian ...
Bi-lingual Payroll Specialist
Jul 16
Brook Park, OH, USA
Heartland
Heartland Payroll, a division of Global Payments, delivers the industry's most comprehensive packages of reliable, value-added payroll and human resource solutions to thousands of small to mid-sized ...
Payroll Processor
Jul 8
Warren, OH, USA
Sforza & Walker CPA's Inc
Local CPA firm with live payroll processing department servicing multiple clients in various industries is in search of an experienced payroll processor. Experience with Accounting CS Payroll ...

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Clerk is $47,976 a year and $23 an hour in Cleveland, Ohio, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Clerk is between $35,482 and $58,422. 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 Cleveland, Ohio.

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Payroll Clerk Job Listings for Cleveland, Ohio

Payroll Clerk
Jun 20
Akron, OH, USA
Salvation Army
The Adult Rehabilitation Center is seeking a Payroll Clerk to support the Finance office by performing various payroll and human resources functions. Duties and responsibilities include reconciling ...
Accounting Clerk - Part-time - Short-term - GE
Jul 2
Cleveland, OH, USA
Area Temps, Inc.
A manufacturing company has a part-time, short-term opportunity available for an Accounting Clerk. ... payroll and manage benefit plans and on-boarding · Assist in the creation of the annual budget and ...
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