Payroll Specialist Salaries in Canada

Updated Jan 31, 2023
$60,963 /yr
Average Base Pay

370 salaries

$47K

Low

$61K

Average

$78K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$2,755Range$617 - $12,301

How much does a Payroll Specialist make? The national average salary for a Payroll Specialist is $60,963 in Canada. Filter by location to see Payroll Specialist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 370 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Payroll Specialist employees.

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$60,963 /yr
Payroll Specialist
$69,558 /yr
Senior Payroll Specialist
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What are some related job titles for a Payroll Specialist?

Payroll Coordinator

$60,194

per year

Senior Payroll Specialist

$69,558

per year

Payroll Administrator

$56,731

per year

Payroll Analyst

$70,439

per year

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ADP
4.0

ADP

Payroll Specialist

$57,383

 /yr
Range: $44K - $72K

$44K

$72K

$43,956 - $72,266 Range

Ceridian
3.7

Ceridian

Payroll Specialist

$55,284

 /yr
Range: $47K - $71K

$47K

$71K

$46,694 - $70,989 Range

Vaco Lannick
4.1

Vaco Lannick

Payroll Specialist

$69,201

 /yr
Range: $62K - $82K

$62K

$82K

$62,281 - $82,383 Range

Wagepoint
4.4

Wagepoint

Payroll Specialist

$49,538

 /yr
Range: $44K - $72K

$44K

$72K

$43,873 - $71,862 Range

Chartwell Retirement Residences
3.6

Chartwell Retirement Residences

Payroll Specialist

$62,830

 /yr
Range: $55K - $78K

$55K

$78K

$54,722 - $77,790 Range

Robert Half
3.9

Robert Half

Payroll Specialist

$68,809

 /yr
Range: $58K - $74K

$58K

$74K

$57,668 - $74,144 Range

Randstad
3.9

Randstad

Payroll Specialist - Hourly

$31

 /hr
Range: $21 - $38

$21

$38

$21 - $38 Range

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ABC
4.0

ABC

Payroll Specialist

$70,850

 /yr
Range: $44K - $95K

$44K

$95K

$43,895 - $95,001 Range

LiveCA
3.1

LiveCA

Payroll Specialist

$51,128

 /yr
Range: $44K - $60K

$44K

$60K

$44,000 - $60,000 Range

Accountivity
3.4

Accountivity

Payroll Specialist - Hourly

$30

 /hr
Range: $26 - $31

$26

$31

$26 - $31 Range

PEO Canada
2.8

PEO Canada

Payroll Specialist

$61,069

 /yr
Range: $57K - $72K

$57K

$72K

$57,200 - $71,822 Range

CWB Financial Group
3.7

CWB Financial Group

Payroll Specialist

$66,390

 /yr
Range: $66K - $74K

$66K

$74K

$66,099 - $74,051 Range

Hays
3.7

Hays

Payroll Specialist - Hourly

$32

 /hr
Range: $20 - $36

$20

$36

$20 - $36 Range

Ian Martin Group
4.4

Ian Martin Group

Payroll Specialist

$58,836

 /yr
Range: $53K - $63K

$53K

$63K

$53,054 - $63,000 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.8

Express Employment Professionals

Payroll Specialist

$63,763

 /yr
Range: $55K - $65K

$55K

$65K

$55,361 - $65,448 Range

Wave
4.1

Wave

Payroll Specialist

$47,961

 /yr
Range: $45K - $50K

$45K

$50K

$45,300 - $49,672 Range

Deluxe Corporation
3.2

Deluxe Corporation

Payroll Specialist - Hourly
About 

$22 -$25

 hourly

$22

$25

$22 - $25 Range

Catholic Social Services
3.7

Catholic Social Services

Payroll Specialist
About 

$61K -$66K

$61K

$66K

$60,604 - $66,301 Range

Aecon
4.0

Aecon

Payroll Specialist
About 

$52K -$78K

$52K

$78K

$51,920 - $77,997 Range

University of Calgary
4.1

University of Calgary

Payroll Specialist
About 

$59K -$69K

$59K

$69K

$58,690 - $68,665 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Payroll Specialist salaries

The national average salary for a Payroll Specialist is $60,963 per year in Canada. Filter by location to see a Payroll Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 370 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Payroll Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Payroll Specialist in Canada is $78,355 per year.

The lowest salary for a Payroll Specialist in Canada is $47,431 per year.