Payroll Manager salary in the United States

Average salary
$69,500/yr
Based on 2,486 income tax records
$33,500
$138,500
Age:
Average salary by age
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$74K
$33,500
$138,500
How much do Payroll Managers make?
The average total salary for a Payroll Manager is $69,500 per year. This is based on data from 2,486 TurboTax users who reported their occupation as Payroll Manager and includes taxable wages, tips, bonuses, and more. Payroll Manager salary can vary between $33,500 to $138,500 depending on factors including education, skills, experience, employer & location. Read more
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Based on income reported to the IRS in box 1 of W-2.

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Payroll Manager salary by location

Payroll Manager salary by company

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Payroll Manager demographics in United States

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48% are single
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52% are married
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43% have kids
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65% own a home

Effective Tax Rates for Payroll Managers in United States

2,486 full-time salaries from 2019
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The average salary for a payroll manager in the United States is $69,500 per year. Payroll manager salaries in the United States can vary between $33,500 to $138,500 and depend on various factors, including skills, experience, employer, bonuses, tips, and more.

This data is exclusive to Mint Salary and is based on 2,486 tax returns from TurboTax customers who reported their occupation as payroll manager.

The following cities offer the highest salaries for payroll managers in the United States: San Jose Metro Area, CA ($116,500 a year), San Francisco Metro Area, CA ($102,000 a year), and Seattle Metro Area, WA ($83,000 a year).
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Total salary amounts here include total taxable wages, tips, prizes and other compensation. Salaries here are not representative of the total population and may reflect different levels of experience or education. Learn more
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Total salary ranges shown here exclude outliers.