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Burnett County
Government Center
7410 County Road K
Siren, WI 54872
Payroll & Benefit Specialist

This is a confidential position that provides support to the County Administration & Human Resources Department by managing the County Payroll and Benefits program, along with some HR functions. 

Job Description
  • Position:         Payroll & Benefit Specialist
  • Location:        Burnett County Government Center
  • Time:             Full-Time - 37.5 Hours/Week
  • Hourly Rate:   $23.79 to $25.07 DOQ, plus excellent fringe benefit package.
For more information, please view Full Position Description and Official Position Listing.


Requires a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management, Accounting or related field with a minimum of 3-5 years payroll and benefits experience; or a combination of education and experience in lieu of the degree.  Also requires minimum exposure to Human Resources, ability to support management and be able to work well with a variety of people within the workforce. 

Desired previous background / training in payroll and benefits (FMLA, EEOC, Discrimination Harassment training, Workers Compensation, Unemployment Compensation. FLSA, Affirmative Action, ADEA, etc., as well as, training in computer and data processing along with proficiency in MicroSoft Office Suite and data base concepts; knowledge in human resource software programs (preferably New World Systems and supporting programs); strong math aptitude; excellent communication skills are desirable. 

To download an application, please view Payroll & Benefit Specialist Application.

For More Information
To inquire further, please contact:

Burnett County Administration / Human Resources Office
Burnett County Government Center - Room #190
7410 County Road K, #116
Siren, WI  54872

You can also contact us by calling 715-349-2181, ext. 2135, faxing 715-349-2180 or emailing:

Equal Opportunity
Burnett County is an equal opportunity employer.