Payroll Clerk, Sr. Salary in District of Columbia

How much does a Payroll Clerk, Sr. make in District of Columbia? The average Payroll Clerk, Sr. salary in District of Columbia is $57,847 as of January 20, 2020, but the range typically falls between $52,113 and $64,867. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on the city and many other important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession.

25% $52,113 10% $46,892 90% $71,257 75% $64,867 $57,847 50%(Median)
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Payroll Clerk, Sr. prepares the monthly payroll information by entering payroll data to payroll system. Reviews changes to base salary, tax, etc. ensuring accuracy of payroll system. Being a Payroll Clerk, Sr. is responsible for balancing payroll runs, producing federal, state, and local tax payments, and answering employee questions/troubleshooting issues. May provide support of governmental reporting. Additionally, Payroll Clerk, Sr. typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a Manager. The Payroll Clerk, Sr. gains or has attained full proficiency in a specific area of discipline. Works under moderate supervision. To be a Payroll Clerk, Sr. typically requires 1-3 years of related experience or may have 0 years of experience plus an associates degree, or additional training, or certification. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)

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Location Naval Anacost Annex, DC Avg. Salary $57,556 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Parcel Return Service, DC Avg. Salary $57,556 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington, DC Avg. Salary $57,556 Date Updated January 20, 2020
Location Washington Navy Yard, DC Avg. Salary $57,556 Date Updated January 20, 2020
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