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Job Number: 2173749

Job Title: Payroll Specialist

Location: Sacramento
Compensation: $25 -$27 an hour


Job Summary:

Established non-profit is looking for a Payroll Specialist to join their team. Previous payroll experience is not required, making this a great opportunity to learn on the job! Light accounting experience preferred.


Job Title Responsibilities:

  • Process semi-monthly payroll for salaried employees, both exempt and non-exempt
  • Respond to email inquiries
  • Process employee payroll deductions (403(b), garnishments, parking permits, health benefits)
  • Research inquiries regarding payroll transactions
  • Complete wage verification reports
  • Data entry of payroll data to balance payroll to the general ledger
  • Answer phones

Job Title Requirements:

  • 1-2 years' experience working in accounting
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Payroll processing experience a plus but not required


Job Title: Payroll Specialist

Location: Sacramento
Compensation: $25 -$27 an hour


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