What Does a Payroll Analyst Do
A payroll analyst maintains payroll accounts and processes accounting paperwork. As a payroll analyst, your job duties may include preparing payroll audits, creating garnishment reports, and advising the payroll department on complex transactions. You may also coordinate with other departments such as human resources and finance, complete new employment verification, and communicate any changes in payroll to employees. The career requires extensive knowledge of the laws and regulations in your state concerning employee compensation.