Payroll Analyst Resume Example

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Kathy Carter
123 Fake Street
City, State, Zip Code
Cell: 000-000-0000


Highly organized and detail-oriented Payroll Analyst with extensive experience working in the corporate community. Technically proficient with the latest payroll solutions. Capable multi-tasker and able to effectively find solutions to even the most challenging payroll related issues.


  • Financially astute
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Detail oriented
  • Highly organized
  • Effective team member
  • Patient and tenacious

Work Experience

March 2010 to October 2012 Company Name–City, State Payroll Analyst

  • Assisted personnel department in analyzing all aspects of payroll, including identifying cost savings.
  • Analyzed payroll in corporate environment for over 3,000 regular, full time employees.
  • Reduced payroll related expenses by 20% as a result of comprehensive analysis of payment systems.
  • Reported to personnel manager and other members of the corporation’s senior staff.

October 2012 to January 2014 Company Name–City, State Payroll Analyst

  • Analyzed payroll related issues for major automobile insurance company operating in the state of California.
  • Participated on team of 10 human resources professionals.
  • Reduces payroll and personnel related expenses by 15% as a result of efficiency study.
  • Responsible for analyzing the anticipated impact of new statutes and regulations on payroll, including the Affordable Care Act.

January 2014 to Present Company Name–City, State Payroll Analyst

  • Participated in personnel team that included 20 professionals for major insurance company.
  • Responsible for analyzing impact of statutory and regulatory changes on payroll and associated costs.
  • Directly responsible for analyzing payroll associated with 3,000 employees.
  • Developed projections for impact of the Affordable Care Act on payroll expenses for company.


2009 University of California, City, State Bachelor of Arts, Business Administration.