How much does a Lead Payroll Administrator make in Plainfield, NJ? The average Lead Payroll Administrator salary in Plainfield, NJ is $47,395 as of December 28, 2020, but the salary range typically falls between $41,242 and $54,950. 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, helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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KIND Snacks - New York , NY
All of KIND's products lead with a nutrient-dense first ingredient - whole nuts, whole grains or ... Administer the processing and reconciliation of performance bonus payments & equity distributions
Black Jobs - 19 days ago
JW Player - New York , NY
The Payroll Manager will lead and manage our payroll functions ensuring pay is processed on time ... Who You Are: * 4+ years of proven experience as payroll administrator or manager at a company of ...
DiversityJobs - 30 days ago
Staffing Solutions - South Plainfield , NJ
We are currently seeking a Payroll Administrator! You will be responsible for the payroll processing and invoicing for your assigned branch office. We are a fast paced staffing firm with a nationwide ...
ZipRecruiter - 4 days ago
Talenthub Worldwide - Newark , NJ
Advertising Giant is seeking a Payroll Administrator to join their team. This position is responsible for verification, preparation, and/or input of information into the Ceridian Dayforce system for ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Coworx Staffing - Morristown , NJ
In addition to processing payroll, the administrator's main function will be to generate reports and coordinate with front and middle office to determine issues that need to be corrected on field ...
ZipRecruiter - 1 day ago
Uncommon Schools - New York , NY
Lead and guarantee the semi-monthly disbursement of multi-state payrolls, including garnishments, benefits, and taxes to 2,500 employees consistent with federal and state wage and hour laws. * Ensure ...
Glassdoor - 45 days ago
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About Plainfield, New Jersey    Plainfield is a city in Union County, New Jersey, United States, known by its nickname as "The Queen City." As of the 2010 United States Census, the c....More

Plainfield, New Jersey  area prices were up 1.5% from a year ago

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