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Payroll and Timekeeping Clerks

Compile and record employees' payroll information.

Quick Facts


Above the statewide median
$28.79 / hour    Read more about wages


Growth rate:  -12.9%    Read more about outlook


High School or less is typically required.

On the Job:

Typical Work Tasks
  • Check data for recording errors.
  • Compile data or documentation.
  • Reconcile records of sales or other financial transactions.
  • Verify employee information.
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Job Title Examples:

Accounting Assistant
Payroll Administrator
Payroll Specialist

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