Payroll Officer

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Median Average:
$69,530
Payroll Officer in Sydney, Australia median base salary $69,530/yr. Information is based on 671 Payroll Officer jobs advertised between October 2019 and September 2020.
How much do Payroll Officer earn in Sydney, Australia? The average salary of Payroll Officer is $69,530 in Sydney, Australia
$69,530 /yr
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Average $69,530
Range $60K - $70K
Last updated September 18 2020
The average pay range for Payroll Officer is between $60K and $70K. Salaries vary from a low of $40K up to $90K per year. The average number of Payroll Officer roles advertised per month is 56 in Sydney, Australia between October 2019 and September 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a Payroll Officer? The most common skills required for a Payroll Officer are:
Administration Administration Accounting Accounting Administration Administrative Administration Accounting Accounting Administration Accounting Administrative Administration Accounting Administration Administration Accounting Administration Accounting Administrative Administration Accountability Accounting Administrative Accountants Accounting Accruals Administrative Administrative Accounting
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These skills are most commonly found in Payroll Officer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated August 31 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Payroll Officer roles in Sydney?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Payroll Officer roles. See what salaries they paid for Payroll Officer in Sydney. See how they compare to the average Payroll Officer salary of $69,530.
Page Personnel Finance & Accounting
Sydney (100%)
58

$62K-$73K

(($2,030))

$62K-$73K
(($2,030))
AccountAbility
Sydney (100%)
28

$69K-$82K

($5,970)

$69K-$82K
($5,970)
Lawson Elliott Recruitment
Sydney (100%)
19

$57K-$67K

(($7,530))

$57K-$67K
(($7,530))
Perigon Group Pty Limited
Sydney (100%)
18

$65K-$77K

($1,470)

$65K-$77K
($1,470)
Charterhouse
Sydney (100%)
17

$67K-$79K

($3,470)

$67K-$79K
($3,470)
Last Updated July 29 2020
How many years does it take to become a Payroll Officer?
Most candidates undertake an average of 7 years Accounting prior to being appointed as a Payroll Officer.
Average Accounting required to become a Payroll Officer
Last updated September 15 2020
Most candidates have on average 10 years working experience prior to becoming a Payroll Officer.
Average Accounting required to become a Payroll Officer
Last updated September 15 2020
Where are most Payroll Officer roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 241 / 23%
Sydney 221 / 21%
Brisbane 142 / 13%
Perth 132 / 12%
Adelaide 87 / 8%
Last updated September 12 2020
Which locations in Australia pay the most for Payroll Officer?
Canberra ($77K)
Newcastle ($69K)
Sydney ($69K)
Melbourne ($68K)
Brisbane ($67K)
Last updated September 19 2020
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