Agency Temp Associate Payroll Specialist

Job ID: 19046

Location: Brea California 92821

Insperity provides the most comprehensive suite of scalable HR solutions available in the marketplace with an optimal blend of premium HR service and technology. With more than 90 locations throughout the U.S., Insperity is currently making a difference for thousands of businesses and communities nationwide.


Behind our success is the unshakeable belief in the value of our people. We value diversity, inclusivity and a sense of belonging. We celebrate work and life events, and we partner with our clients and communities to make great things happen.


We have received recognition numerous times as a top place to work, most recently ranking on Glassdoor’s “Best Places to Work in the U.S. 2024” list, and U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Companies to Work for 2024” list. In addition, we have been recognized for having one of the country’s Top 50 Midsize Early Talent Programs by RippleMatch’s 2024 Campus Forward Awards. There is no better time to be a part of Insperity, and our best work is yet to come. Learn more


Agency Temp Associate Payroll Specialist

We are currently seeking an Agency Temp Associate Payroll Specialist to join our team. This position is responsible for receiving payroll information from assigned clients and/or Payroll Specialists and provides support by inputting new hire, changes, and termination information.


 Under much supervision and no decision-making:

  • Services a specified number of clients by receiving employee paperwork, which includes new hires, employee changes and terminations.
  • Upholds the integrity of the client and employee data base and ensures all compliances are met.
  • Receives payroll information from clients or Payroll Specialists, processes payroll information and produces client specific payroll checks, invoices and standard payroll reports.
  • Ensures accuracy of payroll input, balancing input to payroll worksheet and payroll reports to clients.
  • Coordinates with the Finance Department, when necessary, and follows through with the client to ensure funds are received.
  • Provides backup documentation to Finance Department, if needed, for wires.
  • Maintains accurate delivery instructions for each payroll in the system.
  • Trains with the Payroll team, Supervisor and Payroll Trainers to develop skill levels.
  • Builds and maintains client load to that of a Payroll Specialist over the course of a year in order to gain payroll experience and knowledge of accepted payroll practices.
  • Attends weekly department training meetings and reviews procedure manual on an ongoing basis.
  • Establishes clear communications with client, employees and team members in order to better serve the client.
  • Consults with Supervisor and Payroll Trainer when responding to new or different questions from clients and employees.



  • High School Diploma or equivalent is required.  Bachelor’s Degree in related field is preferred. 
  • 1+ years of relevant work experience is required. 


At Insperity, we celebrate the diversity of our employees and our leadership. Insperity is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. 


As required by the California, Insperity provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in California. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of California only, the range of starting pay for this role is $22.00.hour. 


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