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 I, Payroll Supervisor II, Payroll Director, Payroll Supervisor III, Benefits Clerk, Stock Clerk
Requirements and Responsibilities For Payroll Clerk
Inputs data from time sheets, production records, or individual time cards to computerized payroll system. Also responsible for balancing payroll runs, producing federal, state and local tax payments, and answering employee questions and troubleshooting issues. Requires a high school diploma or its equivalent with 0-3 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Has knowledge of commonly-used concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field. Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Works under immediate supervision. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Typically reports to a supervisor or manager.
Also Referred to as: Entry Level Payroll Clerk, Payroll Clerk
Similar Jobs:  Payroll Clerk, Sr., Payroll Administrator, Payroll Manager, Payroll Supervisor I, Payroll Supervisor II, Payroll Director, Payroll Supervisor III, Benefits Clerk, Stock Clerk
Categories:  Accounting, Administrative, Support, and Clerical, Entry Level, Financial Services
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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