Payroll & Timekeeping Clerks


Compile and record employee time and payroll data. May compute employees' time worked, production, and commission. May compute and post wages and deductions, or prepare paychecks.
Also called: Payroll Administrator, Payroll Clerk, Payroll Coordinator, Payroll Specialist

Knowledge:

    Business
  • administrative services
  • customer service
    Arts and Humanities
  • English language
    Math and Science
  • arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, or statistics
    Engineering and Technology
  • computers and electronics

Skills:

    Basic Skills
  • listening to others, not interrupting, and asking good questions
  • reading work related information
    Problem Solving
  • noticing a problem and figuring out the best way to solve it

Abilites:

    Verbal
  • listen and understand what people say
  • communicate by speaking
    Math
  • choose the right type of math to solve a problem
  • add, subtract, multiply, or divide

Personality:

Description: People interested in this work like activities that include data, detail, and regular routines.
    They do well at jobs that need
  • Integrity
  • Attention to Detail
  • Dependability
  • Cooperation
  • Concern for Others
  • Independence

Technology:

    Time accounting software
  • Kronos Workforce Payroll
  • Virtual Software Virtual Timecard
    Enterprise resource planning ERP software
  • Oracle PeopleSoft
  • SAP
    Accounting software
  • Intuit QuickBooks
  • Sage 50 Accounting

Education:

    high school diploma/GED
    some college
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