Payroll career resources

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Payroll careers path chart

Take a look at the career path chart from JGA to see some possible routes you can take in payroll

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Payroll careers quiz

Take our quick careers quiz for resource and support suggestions

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Case studies

Read about some real-life payroll stories

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Payroll job roles and responsibilities

Information on some of the roles and responsibilities at various levels through a traditional payroll career

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Salary benchmark calculator

Comprehensive salary benchmark calculator tool to estimate your pay

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Have a read of some interesting payroll articles written by industry leaders

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My payroll career interviews

Hear stories from passionate people who chose a rewarding career in payroll across a range of job roles

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Meet our members

Some of our passionate membership discuss their experiences with then CIPP and the benefits they receive

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Understanding your payslip

Not sure what should and shouldn't be included in your payslip? View our handy payslip template to get a clearer understanding

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Building a payroll network

Creating a professional profile for your LinkedIn account can help you present yourself well and make your attractive to potential employers

The CIPP offer a wide range of services to keep payroll professional the best start and support during their payroll careers. 

CIPP payroll membership

Membership of the CIPP offers many benefits to help advance your career in payroll, pension and rewards.

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Payroll training courses

Take a look at the payroll, pensions and reward training courses available from the CIPP and how they can help you.

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Qualifications and certificates

The CIPP offers professional certificates and qualifications to support you at all stages of your payroll, pensions or reward career.

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CIPP and payroll apprenticeships

An apprenticeship is a way for young people and adult learners to earn while they learn in a real job, gaining a real qualification and a real future.

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Our comprehensive programme provides a wide range of events throughout the year providing something for everyone. The CIPP policy team speak at many of our events, providing updates on changes to legislation.



Regular news and updates on all things payroll, pensions and reward.