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Payroll Director Salary
in New York-Manhattan, New York

$131,887 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Director is $131,887 a year and $63 an hour in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Director is between $90,834 and $164,494. 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

  • Directs and evaluates payroll department operations and staff.
  • Establishes internal controls to ensure accurate and timely payroll processing.
  • Resolves various payroll liability accounts and remedies discrepancies.
Payroll Director Job Prevalence in New York-Manhattan, New York, United States

Job family: Financial Managers

Job family population: 569,380

Estimated population of Payroll Director jobs: 12,082

Rate of error: 0.6%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %


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Payroll Director Job Listings for New York-Manhattan, New York

Payroll Manager ($70K+)
May 23
Stamford, CT, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
The Payroll Manager is responsible for the processing, verification and delivery of payroll ... direct hire and project support to interim management. CFS has twice been named to Forbes' list of ...
Payroll Manager
May 1
New York, NY, USA
Warby Parker
A direct, honest communicator when working with your team and other stakeholders * Someone who ... Experience processing payroll in Canada * Familiarly with the accounting side of payroll (e.g. ...
Director of Payroll
Apr 23
New York, NY, USA
Trandon Associates, Inc
The Director of Payroll oversees the payroll processing, mentoring and leading the payroll department. This position works closely with all levels of management and must have the ability to work at ...
Payroll Manager
Mar 3
Heat Makes Sense, Inc.
Ensure proper internal control over the employee master data files within payroll system; work with Controller and HR Director to develop processes and communication flows to ensure completeness and ...
Sr. Director of Finance
May 17
New York, NY, USA
The Senior Director of Finance will be responsible for overseeing all fiscal responsibilities for ... payroll functions * Develop strong working relationships with Board Finance and Development ...
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