4313-Payroll Clerks

Job Title: 

Payroll Clerks

Job Description: 

Payroll clerks collect, verify and process payroll information and compute pay and benefit entitlements for employees within a department, company or other establishment.


Maintaining records of employee attendance, leave and overtime to calculate pay and benefit entitlements, using manual or computerized systems

Linked Education ( CESM Codes ) : 

402 - Accounting and Related Services

Specific Occupations: 

431301 - Payroll Clerk
Description : Prepares payroll, wages and related records for employee salaries and statutory record keeping purposes.
Green Occupation : No
Green Skill : NoTrade : No
Specializations : Pay Clerk, Payroll Assistant, Payroll Consultant, Payroll Coordinator, Salaries Administrator, Salaries Clerk, Salaries Officer, Wage Clerk

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Source Of Info: 

Source : Organising Framework for Occupations (OFO) 2013, Department of Higher Education and Training, Republic of South Africa