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Payroll Officer

Āpiha Utu Kaimahi

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Payroll officers arrange payment of staff salaries and wages.


New payroll officers usually earn

$45K-$60K per year

Payroll supervisors and managers usually earn

$65K-$130K per year

Source: Hays, Hudson, Robert Half and PayScale, 2018.

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Chances of getting a job as a payroll officer are good due to a shortage of workers.
Michelle Pulman sits at a computer

Payroll officers calculate pay for staff

Last updated 31 August 2018