Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a Payroll Analyst make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$87,183 / yrTotal Pay
$64,575 / yrBase Pay
$22,608 / yrAdditional Pay

$87,183

 / yr
$50K$412K
Most Likely Range
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The estimated total pay for a Payroll Analyst is $87,183 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $64,575 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $22,608 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role.

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$73,167 /yr
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$78,938 /yr
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What are some related job titles for Payroll Analyst?

Some related job titles are Payroll Accountant Salaries with median pay of $88,355, Payroll Administrator Salaries with median pay of $76,055, Payroll Clerk Salaries with median pay of $62,439, Payroll Specialist Salaries with median pay of $73,167.

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Time Warner Cable
3.2

Time Warner Cable

Payroll Analyst

$61,175

 /yr
Range: $59K - $68K

$59K

$68K

$58,750 - $67,510 Range

Alight Solutions
3.6

Alight Solutions

Payroll Analyst

$63,957

 /yr
Range: $52K - $76K

$52K

$76K

$52,246 - $76,204 Range

PRO Unlimited
4.0

PRO Unlimited

Payroll Analyst - Hourly

$27

 /hr
Range: $23 - $34

$23

$34

$23 - $34 Range

ADP
4.0

ADP

Payroll Analyst - Hourly

$22

$41

$22 - $41 Range

Meta
4.3

Meta

Payroll Analyst

$89,412

 /yr
Range: $88K - $111K

$88K

$111K

$87,962 - $111,283 Range

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)
4.1

UKG (Ultimate Kronos Group)

Payroll Analyst - Hourly

$23

 /hr
Range: $23 - $27

$23

$27

$23 - $27 Range

DISYS
4.0

DISYS

Payroll Analyst - Hourly

$39

 /hr
Range: $26 - $46

$26

$46

$26 - $46 Range

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Verizon
3.9

Verizon

Payroll Analyst

$69,904

 /yr
Range: $49K - $73K

$49K

$73K

$48,730 - $72,513 Range

Oracle
3.9

Oracle

Payroll Analyst

$65,583

 /yr
Range: $64K - $68K

$64K

$68K

$63,697 - $68,100 Range

Xerox
3.3

Xerox

Payroll Analyst

$62,398

 /yr
Range: $59K - $65K

$59K

$65K

$59,433 - $65,224 Range

State of Washington
3.6

State of Washington

Payroll Analyst

$55,398

 /yr
Range: $49K - $64K

$49K

$64K

$48,900 - $64,231 Range

Mister Car Wash
3.7

Mister Car Wash

Payroll Analyst - Hourly

$25

 /hr
Range: $22 - $25

$22

$25

$22 - $25 Range

Johnson & Johnson
4.2

Johnson & Johnson

Payroll Analyst

$69,782

 /yr
Range: $65K - $78K

$65K

$78K

$64,966 - $78,437 Range

Workday
4.3

Workday

Payroll Analyst

$89,342

 /yr
Range: $72K - $95K

$72K

$95K

$72,090 - $94,947 Range

Macquarie Group
4.0

Macquarie Group

Payroll Analyst

$57,232

 /yr
Range: $53K - $67K

$53K

$67K

$53,284 - $67,271 Range

Sage
4.1

Sage

Payroll Analyst

$61,418

 /yr
Range: $61K - $63K

$61K

$63K

$60,684 - $63,345 Range

Acosta
3.3

Acosta

Payroll Analyst

$48,760

 /yr
Range: $44K - $59K

$44K

$59K

$43,760 - $59,398 Range

Sysco
3.3

Sysco

Payroll Analyst

$65,335

 /yr
Range: $60K - $66K

$60K

$66K

$60,335 - $65,595 Range

Premier Employee Solutions
3.7

$50,747

 /yr
Range: $46K - $51K

$46K

$51K

$45,791 - $51,252 Range

State of Wisconsin
3.6

State of Wisconsin

Payroll Analyst

$68,002

 /yr
Range: $66K - $69K

$66K

$69K

$66,424 - $68,861 Range

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$74,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Payroll Analyst with more than 15 years of experience

$55,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Payroll Specialist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$25

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Payroll Technician with 1 to 3 years of experience

$28

/hrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$1,000/hr

8 days ago by a Payroll Specialist with more than 15 years of experience

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$40,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Payroll Specialist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$49,222

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/yr

8 days ago by a Payroll Support with 1 to 3 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a Payroll Analyst salaries

The national average salary for a Payroll Analyst is $60,848 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Payroll Analyst salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 411 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Payroll Analyst employees.

The highest salary for a Payroll Analyst in United States is $84,666 per year.

The lowest salary for a Payroll Analyst in United States is $43,730 per year.

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