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How much does a Payroll Specialist make?

Updated 21 Jan 2022
US$47,195 /yr
Average Base Pay

3,034 salaries

US$34K

Low

US$47K

Average

US$66K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

How much does a Payroll Specialist make? The national average salary for a Payroll Specialist is $47,195 in United States. Filter by location to see Payroll Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 3,034 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Payroll Specialist employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Payroll Specialist£29,396 /yr
L3
Senior Payroll Specialist£35,406 /yr
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£28,848

per year

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£35,406

per year

Payroll Administrator

£22,616

per year

Payroll Analyst

£27,667

per year

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ADP
4

ADP

Payroll Specialist

£26,258

 /yr
Range: £23K - £34K
31 salaries
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£23K

£34K

£22,653 - £33,774 Range

Fourth
4

Fourth

Payroll Specialist

£24,595

 /yr
Range: £19K - £27K

£19K

£27K

£18,857 - £26,940 Range

Portfolio Group
4.3

Portfolio Group

Payroll Specialist

£38,193

 /yr
Range: £33K - £44K

£33K

£44K

£32,888 - £43,797 Range

Blind Veterans UK
3.1

Blind Veterans UK

Payroll Specialist

£28,114

 /yr
Range: £28K - £28K

£28K

£28K

£28,114 - £28,114 Range

Handle Recruitment
4.4

Handle Recruitment

Payroll Specialist

£35,302

 /yr
Range: £31K - £37K

£31K

£37K

£31,228 - £37,132 Range

CloudPay
3.6

CloudPay

Payroll Specialist

£20,798

 /yr
Range: £21K - £39K

£21K

£39K

£20,798 - £38,745 Range

Reed
4.2

Reed

Payroll Specialist

£20,860

 /yr
Range: £16K - £25K

£16K

£25K

£16,225 - £25,496 Range

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Adecco
3.7

Adecco

Payroll Specialist - Hourly

£17

 /hr
Range: £14 - £19

£14

£19

£14 - £19 Range

EY
3.9

EY

Payroll Specialist - Monthly
About 

£3K -£3K

£3K

£3K

£2,500 - £2,728 Range

activpayroll
3.3

activpayroll

Payroll Specialist
About 

£23K -£26K

£23K

£26K

£23,437 - £26,493 Range

Foxtons
3.1

Foxtons

Payroll Specialist
About 

£33K -£36K

£33K

£36K

£32,769 - £36,008 Range

PwC
3.9

PwC

Payroll Specialist
About 

£21K -£28K

£21K

£28K

£21,285 - £27,751 Range

Walters People
3.8

Walters People

Payroll Specialist
About 

£29K -£32K

£29K

£32K

£28,751 - £32,256 Range

Unilever
4.2

Unilever

Payroll Specialist - Monthly
About 

£2K -£36K

£2K

£36K

£2,208 - £35,950 Range

Coinford
3.1

Coinford

Payroll Specialist
About 

£47K -£63K

£47K

£63K

£47,358 - £62,654 Range

Iris Software
4.2

Iris Software

Payroll Specialist
About 

£20K -£24K

£20K

£24K

£20,191 - £24,320 Range

IRIS Software Group
3.6

IRIS Software Group

Payroll Specialist
About 

£21K -£24K

£21K

£24K

£20,729 - £24,124 Range

Wade Macdonald
4.7

Wade Macdonald

Payroll Specialist
About 

£34K -£40K

£34K

£40K

£33,638 - £39,826 Range

Pertemps
3.8

Pertemps

Payroll Specialist - Hourly
About 

£14 -£17

 hourly

£14

£17

£14 - £17 Range

Safeguard Global
4.1

Safeguard Global

Payroll Specialist
About 

£20K -£26K

£20K

£26K

£20,094 - £26,145 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Payroll Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Payroll Specialist is £29,396 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Payroll Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 214 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Payroll Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Payroll Specialist in United Kingdom is £44,516 per year.

The lowest salary for a Payroll Specialist in United Kingdom is £19,412 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent payroll specialist salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£36,265
per year
A Payroll Specialist in the Slough Area area reported making £36,265 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Slough Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£22,279
per year
A Payroll in the Glasgow Area area reported making £22,279 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Glasgow Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£28,000
per year
A Payroll Administrator in the Nottingham Area area reported making £28,000 per year
Additional Pay
£3k cash bonus
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
Nottingham Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
£26,523
per year
A Payroll Administrator in the Blackburn Area area reported making £26,523 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Blackburn Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£49,048
per year
An International Payroll Analyst in the London Area area reported making £49,048 per year
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£19,619
per year
A Payroll Administrator in the Plymouth Area area reported making £19,619 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Plymouth Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
£22,500
per year
A Payroll Administrator in the Birmingham Area area reported making £22,500 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Birmingham Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private