Payroll Assistant Salary

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The average yearly salary for Payroll Assistant is $27,200. If you are just beginning to work a new job as a Payroll Assistant, you could expect a starting pay rate of $22,400 annually. As is true for most jobs and careers, you can expect your hourly pay rate or salary to increase as you gain experience and the longer you are employed with the same employer. You could potentially make an average income of around $32,000 after several years on the job with increased wages. When pursuing your career of choice, you should compare salaries of similar professions and factor in variables such as health benefits and potential for raises and promotions over time.


Yearly Payroll Assistant Pay Statistics

Average Yearly Payroll Assistant Salary

$21,760 - $32,640

Starting Yearly Payroll Assistant Salary

$17,920 - $26,880

Top Yearly Payroll Assistant Salary

$25,600 - $38,400

Monthly Payroll Assistant Pay Statistics

Average Monthly Payroll Assistant Salary

$1,813 - $2,720

Starting Monthly Payroll Assistant Salary

$1,493 - $2,240

Top Monthly Payroll Assistant Salary

$2,133 - $3,200

Hourly Payroll Assistant Pay Statistics

Average Hourly Payroll Assistant Salary

$10 - $15

Starting Hourly Payroll Assistant Salary

$8 - $12

Top Hourly Payroll Assistant Salary

$11 - $17


Payroll Assistant Gender and Age Stats


Some professions tend to be geared toward various age groups of workers and certain genders more than others. The average Payroll Assistant age in the United States is 38 years old. As it pertains to men vs women, 49% of Payroll Assistant are male in the United States, and 51% of the Payroll Assistant are female in the United States.

National Salary Data for Payroll Assistant


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