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Payroll Specialist Salary
in Maine, United States

$48,520 (USD)

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Salary Recap

The average pay for a Payroll Specialist is $48,520 a year and $23 an hour in Maine, United States. The average salary range for a Payroll Specialist is between $35,589 and $59,282. 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 Maine, 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 Maine, United States

Payroll Specialist II - 18-02985
Dec 11
Portland, ME, USA
Global Technical Talent
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Payroll Analyst
Dec 14
Portland, ME, USA
NTT DATA Services
Payroll Specialst Location: Portland Maine Duration: 18 months + extensions, possibility to convert perm SUMMARY OF DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES: • Responsible for a base of over 4,000 employees ...
Administrative Assistant
Dec 7
Verrill Dana, LLP
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Administrative Specialist III- Support Services
Dec 18
Portland, ME, USA
Under the general direction of an AVP, VP or Chief, the Administrative Specialist III performs a combination of administrative, project, and operational support work. The position is responsible for ...
Administrative Specialist II - Security
Oct 9
Portland, ME, USA
Under the general direction of a Director or Senior Director, the Administrative Specialist II performs a combination of administrative, project, and secretarial work. The position is responsible for ...