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Payroll Specialist Salary
in Connecticut, United States

$57,141 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Specialist is $57,141 a year and $27 an hour in Connecticut, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Specialist is between $41,912 and $69,815. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Payroll Specialist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Connecticut, United States.

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Job Summary

  • Processes organization's payroll and compiles payroll data to maintain accurate payroll records.
  • Processes employee status changes, processes and analyzes payroll and employee expenses, reconciles general ledger accounts, creates on-going month-end, quarterly, and year-end organization reports, and performs other rated duties as assigned.
  • Audits payroll information for accuracy.
  • Reconciles payroll deposits, tax withholdings, wage garnishments, and voluntary deductions.
  • Participates in problem solving and special projects within the Payroll Department.
  • Assigns exempt and non-exempt worker status to employees.

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2023:
5 Year Change:
16 %



Payroll Specialist Job Listings for Connecticut, United States

Payroll Specialist
Nov 9
Stamford, CT, USA
Aston Carter
Currently we are seeking a Payroll Specialist in Stamford that meets the below qualifications: Responsibilities: Process and perform payroll calculations. Accounts for appropriate taxes, holidays ...
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Nov 1
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Oct 11
Norwalk, United States
Uber Driver Partners
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Client Success Representative, Online Payroll Support
Oct 9
Cromwell, United States
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YSS Payroll Administrator
Sep 24
New Haven, CT, USA
Yale University
Reporting to the Payroll Manager, the YSS Payroll Administrator?s focus is as follows: A) Perform all payroll analysis to ensure accuracy of payroll; B) Responsible for validating & monitoring ...