Payroll Administrator II Salary in the United States

How much does a Payroll Administrator II make in the United States? The average Payroll Administrator II salary in the United States is $60,673 as of June 27, 2019, but the range typically falls between $54,474 and $67,490. 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.  View the Cost of Living in Major Cities

Salary estimation for Payroll Administrator II at companies like : CPI AEROSTRUCTURES INC, DORIAN LPG LTD, REV GROUP INC

Jobs with a similar salary range to Payroll Administrator II : Payroll Accountant, Payroll Analyst, Payroll Tax Analyst

Job Description

Payroll Administrator II 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 II responds to and resolves any inquiries regarding paychecks. May coordinate payroll with outside service provider. Additionally, Payroll Administrator II may require an associate's degree or its equivalent. Typically reports to a Payroll Manager. The Payroll Administrator II gains exposure to some of the complex tasks within the job function. To be a Payroll Administrator II typically requires 2 to 4 years of related experience. (Copyright 2019 Salary.com)

Take just three simple steps below to generate your own personalized salary report.

Step of 3

Understand the total compensation opportunity for a Payroll Administrator II, base salary plus other pay elements

Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
54474
67490
60673

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
55924
70351
62481
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Payroll Administrator II in the United States. The base salary for Payroll Administrator II ranges from $54,474 to $67,490 with the average base salary of $60,673. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $55,924 to $70,351 with the average total cash compensation of $62,481.
Step of 3

Discover how your pay is adjusted for skills, experience, and other factors

How much should you be paid?

For a real-time salary target, tell us more about your role in the four categories below.

54474
67490

 

Step of 3

Recalculate your target pay based on your unique skills and experiences

Job Openings for Payroll Administrator II

Career Path for Payroll Administrator II

Those that have already made the climb...
Vincent Palazzolo , Chief Financial Officer
CPI Aerostructures, Inc. engages in the contract production of structural aircraft parts for fixed wing aircraft and helicopters in the commercial and defense markets. The company also offers aero systems, such as reconnaissance pod structures and fuel panel systems; and supplies parts for maintenance, repair, and over... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2017
Salary for

Are you an HR manager or compensation specialist?

Salary.com's CompAnalyst platform offers:

  • Detailed skills and competency reports for specific positions
  • Job and employee pricing reports
  • Compensation data tools, salary structures, surveys and benchmarks.
Learn about CompAnalyst
City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 26.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.2%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.5%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.5%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 13.8%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 21.0%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%
See more cities