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Payroll Officer

Āpiha Utu Kaimahi

This job is sometimes referred to by alternative titles

Payroll officers arrange payment of staff salaries and wages.


Payroll officers usually earn

$45K-$60K per year

Senior payroll officers usually earn

$50-$90K per year

Source: Hays, '2015 Hays Salary Guide', 2015.

Job opportunities

Chances of getting a job are good due to a shortage of payroll officers.
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Payroll officers keep pay and tax records up to date

Last updated 7 September 2017