How much does a Payroll Administrator IV make in the United States? The average Payroll Administrator IV salary in the United States is $87,099 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $77,705 and $96,044. 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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Job Description for Payroll Administrator IV

Payroll Administrator IV is responsible for the accurate preparation, documentation, distribution and reconciliation of payroll and the administration of the payroll system. Reviews the computation of pay and associated deductions for accuracy. Being a Payroll Administrator IV maintains up-to-date knowledge of city, state, provincial, local, and federal legislation affecting payroll; understands and follows applicable provisions. Prepares required tax filings and other reporting. Additionally, Payroll Administrator IV may coordinate payroll processing with an outside service provider. Responds to and resolves any inquiries regarding paychecks or payroll reporting. Ensures payroll issues are escalated and resolved promptly. Requires an associate degree or equivalent. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. The Payroll Administrator IV work is highly independent. May assume a team lead role for the work group. A specialist on complex technical and business matters. To be a Payroll Administrator IV typically requires 7+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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