How much does a Payroll Administrator III make hourly in the United States? The average hourly wage for a Payroll Administrator III in the United States is $36 as of April 27, 2020, but the range typically falls between $33 and $39. Hourly rate 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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Job Description for Payroll Administrator III

Payroll Administrator III is responsible for the accurate preparation, documentation, and distribution of payroll via the payroll system. Reviews the computation of pay and ensures the company payroll policies are in accordance with the government regulations. Being a Payroll Administrator III responds to and resolves any inquiries regarding paychecks. May coordinate payroll with outside service provider. Additionally, Payroll Administrator III requires an associate degree. Typically reports to a Payroll Manager. The Payroll Administrator III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Payroll Administrator III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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PayPal Holdings, Inc. operates as a technology platform and digital payments company that enables digital and mobile payments on behalf of consumers and merchants worldwide. Its payment solutions include PayPal, PayPal Credit, Braintree, Venmo, Xoom, and iZettle products. The company's Payments Platform allows consumer... More
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