POSTED: 11/17/20


The Payroll Coordinator oversees the merging of payroll data from all County offices/departments, the finalization of County payroll, and is the primary problem spotter and issue resolver when payroll errors occur. The Payroll Coordinator enters and manages data in the payroll system for employee W-4s, payroll elections, garnishments, tax information, and other secure payroll functions.


Full-time, benefited, non-exempt

Working hours: 

8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m., Monday - Friday


Columbia, Missouri


Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree OR 5 years of payroll experience in lieu of Bachelor's degree; two years clerical experience.

Preferred Qualifications:
Two years technical bookkeeping experience.

Starting Hourly Pay Rate: 

$17.18 - $18.26 per hour

Deadline for Application: 

Applications will be accepted until the posting is removed.

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Apply by clicking the link above or by visiting our website at . Call (573) 886-4395 if you have questions. Please contact us in advance if an accommodation is needed in order to apply.

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Benefit-eligible employees receive paid vacation, 13 paid holidays, enrollment in the County Employees Retirement Fund, and two matching deferred compensation plans. Other benefits include 100% County paid or low-cost employee health insurance premium options, 100% County paid employee dental premiums, subsidized dependent premiums, and County paid long-term disability and life insurance.

An Equal Opportunity Employer