Lead Payroll Specialist Salary in the United States

How much does a Lead Payroll Specialist make in the United States? The average Lead Payroll Specialist salary in the United States is $45,893 as of October 30, 2019, but the salary range typically falls between $37,337 and $52,535. 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 Openings for Lead Payroll Specialist
Accountemps - Salt Lake , UT
We are seeking a Payroll Specialist to join our dynamic, fast-growing team in downtown Salt Lake ... Lead payroll projects, data analysis, problem resolutions, etc. as the supervisor/manager requires
Robert Half - 6 days ago
C3 Public Strategies -
The Payroll Specialist's responsibilities include collecting and reviewing employee information and working hours, calculating wages, preparing and processing employee payments, and maintaining ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
ProKatchers LLC -
Job Description of Payroll Specialist: * Responsible for timely and accurate preparation and delivery of the organization's Certified Payroll Reporting. This includes the preparation, documentation ...
LinkedIn - 4 days ago
Prime Electric -
Consistently recognized as one of Washington's Best Workplaces, this premier electrical contractor is searching for the right candidate to join our fast-paced team as a Payroll Specialist. This ...
LinkedIn - 2 days ago
Accounting Principals - Milpitas , CA
Accounting Principals is seeking an energetic Payroll Specialist with a proven track record of efficiently running the Payroll process in a fast-paced environment for our client in Milpitas. Our ...
Accounting Principals - 7 days ago
Programmer Resources Intl Inc. -
Our client is seeking a Payroll Specialist in Redwood City, CA! *No Corp to Corp* Role: Provide payroll support to our client's Americas Payroll Team. Job duties will entail: * Entering additional ...
LinkedIn - 8 days ago
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Average Base Salary

Core compensation

 
 
 
37337
52535
45893

Average Total Cash Compensation

Includes base and annual incentives

 
 
 
40078
56378
49264
These charts show the average base salary (core compensation), as well as the average total cash compensation for the job of Lead Payroll Specialist in the United States. The base salary for Lead Payroll Specialist ranges from $37,337 to $52,535 with the average base salary of $45,893. The total cash compensation, which includes base, and annual incentives, can vary anywhere from $40,078 to $56,378 with the average total cash compensation of $49,264.

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