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Payroll Jobs in Iowa

In Iowa, payroll jobs embody more than just a role; they represent an opportunity to be part of a community that values growth, development, and work-life balance. At the heart of this community, Payroll Jobs in Iowa stand out for their critical contribution to ensuring integrity and efficiency in payroll processes, offering a fulfilling career path within a supportive and dynamic environment.

Why choosing a Payroll job in Iowa is a great idea.

Choosing a payroll job in Iowa offers more than just a promising career path; it invites you into a community where work-life balance truly matters. Outside of the office, we're blessed with endless opportunities to connect with nature and each other. From exploring scenic trails and parks ideal for hiking or enjoying a serene picnic, to immersing ourselves in the local culture at state fairs and college football games, Iowa's picturesque landscape of rolling hills, vast farmlands, and welcoming small towns creates an enriching backdrop for both personal growth and professional fulfillment.

Why Work for IES communications in Iowa?

Choosing to work for IES Communications in Iowa means becoming part of a team that values your growth and development as much as it does its own success. We offer an environment where every employee's contribution is essential, fostering a culture of learning and collaboration that paves the way for both personal and professional advancement. As we lead the telecommunications industry into the future, our commitment to investing in our employees with state-of-the-art technology and training ensures you're always at the forefront of the field. Joining us means not just doing a job but building a career within a company that prioritizes your well-being and aspirations, making sure you grow as we grow.

Company Benefits

Competitive Wages

Medical, Dental, & Vision Coverage

401(k) Plan

Short Term Disability

Compensated Industry Certifications

Optional long-term disability

Paid Time Off (PTO)

Illness, accident, legal, pet coverage.

Company paid life insurnace

Paid training & defined career path

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What duties do our Payroll employees do at IES Communications' Iowa Branches?

In our Iowa branches, we're proud to have dedicated team members in roles that ensure the integrity and efficiency of our payroll processes. Our Payroll Compliance Analysts and Auditors are at the forefront, meticulously reviewing time and attendance reports, ensuring compliance with policies, and working closely with managers to correct any discrepancies. They play a crucial role in maintaining our commitment to accurate payroll practices and fostering a culture of adherence to Time and Attendance policies. Meanwhile, our Senior Payroll Specialists handle the complexities of multi-state payroll processing for over 2,500 employees, addressing queries from both employees and business partners, and ensuring every aspect of payroll complies with legal standards. Their expertise in managing special payments, garnishments, and certified payroll reporting is invaluable to our operations, making them an essential part of our team here in Iowa.


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What is the average salary of a Payroll job in Iowa?

The average salary for a payroll job in Iowa is approximately $50,000 per year. This figure can vary based on experience, location, and the specific employer.

How do I get started with a Payroll career in Iowa?

Starting a career in payroll in Iowa begins with gaining a strong foundation in accounting or human resources through education, such as earning an associate's or bachelor's degree in these fields. Next, acquiring certifications like the Fundamental Payroll Certification (FPC) or Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) can significantly boost your qualifications and appeal to employers. Finally, gaining hands-on experience through internships or entry-level positions in payroll departments will provide practical skills and insights into the profession, setting you on the path to success in your payroll career.

How long does it take to start a Payroll career in IA?

Starting a payroll career in Iowa typically requires about 1-2 years. This includes time for education, such as completing relevant courses or certifications, and gaining initial hands-on experience through internships or entry-level positions.

Is a Payroll job in Iowa a good career?

Absolutely, a payroll job in Iowa can be a promising career path. It offers stability, a clear growth trajectory, and the opportunity to work across various industries. With the right skills and dedication, you can find fulfilling opportunities in this field within Iowa's diverse economic landscape.

How much do people with a Payroll job in IA make?

Employees working in Payroll in IA typically makes between per hour, and per year depending on their experience and background.

Is there a demand for a Payroll jobs in Iowa?

Yes, there is a demand for payroll jobs in Iowa. Businesses of all sizes require skilled professionals to manage their payroll functions efficiently, making it a sought-after position in the state's job market.

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