Payroll Clerk Job Description
The following is a full job description for Payroll Clerk. Here are the requirements and responsibilities for Payroll Clerk along with statistics. If after reading this page you determine that Payroll Clerk is not the position you are looking for, you may want to try one of these similar titles: Payroll Clerk, Sr., Payroll Administrator, Payroll Manager, Payroll Supervisor, Payroll Director, Credit Clerk, Claims Clerk, Benefits Clerk, Stock Clerk
Requirements and Responsibilities For Payroll Clerk
Prepares the monthly payroll information by entering payroll data to payroll system. Responsible for balancing payroll runs, producing federal, state, and local tax payments. Answers questions and requirements about payroll information. May maintain records on vacation, sick leave, etc. Typically requires a high school diploma or its equivalent. Typically reports to a Supervisor or a Manager. Possesses a moderate understanding of general aspects of the job. Works under the close direction of senior personnel in the functional area. May require 0-1 year of general work experience.
 
Also referred to as: Payroll Clerk, Entry Level Payroll Clerk
Similar Jobs:  Payroll Clerk, Sr., Payroll Administrator, Payroll Manager, Payroll Supervisor, Payroll Director, Credit Clerk, Claims Clerk, Benefits Clerk, Stock Clerk
Level of Education:  Payroll Clerk Salaries with a High School Diploma or Technical Certificate, Payroll Clerk Salaries with an Associate's Degree, Payroll Clerk Salaries with a Bachelor's Degree, Payroll Clerk Salaries with a Master's Degree or MBA, Payroll Clerk Salaries with a JD, MD, PhD or Equivalent
Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation,
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