Payroll Clerk Salaries

380 SalariesUpdated May 14, 2021

Average Base Pay
$38,333 / yr
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How much does a Payroll Clerk make?

The national average salary for a Payroll Clerk is $38,333 in United States. Filter by location to see Payroll Clerk salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 380 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Payroll Clerk employees.

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Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Costco Wholesale

$26/hr

Range: $17 - $30

8 salaries

$26/hr
$17$30

Payroll Clerk

ProMedica Senior Care

$42,424/yr

Range: $34K - $56K

8 salaries

$42,424/yr
$34K$56K

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Robert Half

$20/hr

Range: $17 - $25

5 salaries

$20/hr
$17$25

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Applied Underwriters

$13/hr

Range: $11 - $15

5 salaries

$13/hr
$11$15

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

CAPS Payroll

$18/hr

Range: $16 - $19

5 salaries

$18/hr
$16$19

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Express Employment Professionals

$16/hr

Range: $14 - $27

4 salaries

$16/hr
$14$27

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

ALDI

$18/hr

Range: $17 - $19

4 salaries

$18/hr
$17$19

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Payroll Clerk - Hourly

The Salvation Army

$20/hr

Range: $18 - $22

4 salaries

$20/hr
$18$22

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Manpower

$17/hr

Range: $13 - $23

3 salaries

$17/hr
$13$23

Payroll Clerk

AutoNation

$48,634/yr

Range: $47K - $50K

3 salaries

$48,634/yr
$47K$50K

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Ascend Staffing

$14/hr

Range: $14 - $15

3 salaries

$14/hr
$14$15

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

KBW Financial Staffing and Recruiting

$21/hr

Range: $20 - $23

3 salaries

$21/hr
$20$23

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

UPS

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$20 - $25hourly

2 salaries

About
$20 - $25hourly
$20$25

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Hilton

About
$15 - $33hourly

2 salaries

About
$15 - $33hourly
$15$33

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

Goodwill

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$15 - $18hourly

2 salaries

About
$15 - $18hourly
$15$18

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

The Fresh Market

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$13 - $20hourly

2 salaries

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$13 - $20hourly
$13$20

Payroll Clerk

Kellogg Company

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$44K - $55K

2 salaries

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$44K - $55K
$44K$55K

Payroll Clerk

Norfolk Southern

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$73K - $79K

2 salaries

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$73K - $79K
$73K$79K

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

City and County of San Francisco

About
$31 - $35hourly

2 salaries

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$31 - $35hourly
$31$35

Payroll Clerk - Hourly

First Transit

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$17 - $24hourly

2 salaries

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$17 - $24hourly
$17$24

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent payroll clerk salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$53,807
per year
A Payroll Specialist in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $53,807 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Company - Private
$15
hourly
A Payroll in the Atlanta, GA Area area reported making $15 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Atlanta, GA Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$31,758
per year
A Payroll Specialist in the Tucson, AZ Area area reported making $31,758 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Tucson, AZ Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$58,000
per year
A Payroll and Benefits in the Chattanooga, TN Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Chattanooga, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$52,071
per year
A Payroll Analyst in the Memphis, TN Area area reported making $52,071 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Memphis, TN Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$75,000
per year
A HR&Payroll Administrator in the New York City, NY Area area reported making $75,000 per year
Additional Pay
$2k cash bonus
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
New York City, NY Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$88,000
per year
A Payroll Specialist in the Washington, DC Area area reported making $88,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Washington, DC Area area
Full-time
 
201 to 500 employees
Company - Public
$17
hourly
A Payroll Specialist in the Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area reported making $17 per hour
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Dallas-Fort Worth, TX Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$40,000
per year
A Payroll Specialist in the Indianapolis, IN Area area reported making $40,000 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Indianapolis, IN Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private