How much does a Accounting Clerk III - Payroll make in the United States? The average Accounting Clerk III - Payroll salary in the United States is $56,100 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $50,200 and $63,000. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Accounting Clerk III - Payroll collates and verifies data and inputs into the payroll system. Prepares and processes payroll and associated information. Being an Accounting Clerk III - Payroll performs basic reconciliation and auditing processes during each pay cycle. Updates payroll records and processes routine changes to employee records. In addition, Accounting Clerk III - Payroll responds to pay-related inquiries from staff. Researches and resolves errors or omissions. May prepare and submit reports and forms required by IRS or other regulatory bodies. Follows all processing procedures, adheres to policies, and maintains confidentiality. Typically requires a high school diploma or equivalent. Typically reports to a supervisor. Being an Accounting Clerk III - Payroll works independently within established procedures associated with the specific job function. Has gained proficiency in multiple competencies relevant to the job. Working as an Accounting Clerk III - Payroll typically requires 3-5 years of related experience, or may need 2 years experience with additional specialized training and/or certification. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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