Payroll Essentials

The following jobs outline entry-level payroll positions for the Payroll Essentials Learning Path. Their job descriptions will aid in determining which Learning Path best fits your needs.

Job Descriptions

Payroll Technician/Assistant
Accounting Technician
Payroll Records/Benefits Administrator
Data Processing/Entry Operator
Lead Operator

Increase your knowledge with core competency education:

Understand payroll trends

Stay abreast of the latest compliance and industry trends by taking advantage of compliance education.

Complete your learning path through certification

Attaining the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) verifies fundamental payroll knowledge, skills, and abilities and is a career credential widely recognized by the payroll industry.

Continue your professional development

Attending conferences is a great way to earn continuing education credit toward recertification, meet other payroll professionals, and stay up-to-date with the latest in payroll industry trends, compliance, and hot topics.