ERIC Number: ED107974
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975
An Analysis of the Payroll Clerking Occupation.
Peal, Sharyn; Rose, Virginia
The general purpose of the occupational analysis is to provide workable, basic information dealing with the many and varied duties performed in the payroll clerk occupation. The document opens with a brief introduction followed by a job description. The bulk of the document is presented in table form. Ten duties are broken down into a number of tasks and for each task a two-page table is presented, showing on the first page: tools, equipment, materials, objects acted upon; performance knowledge (related also to decisions, cues and errors); safety--hazard; and on the second page: science; math--number systems; and communications (performance modes, examples, and skills and concepts.) The duties include: supervising activities of payroll department; maintaining department personnel level; maintaining and establishing communications of the payroll department; preparing employer tax reports; establishing and maintaining files; preparing individual employee records; computing wages, salaries, and payroll deductions; paying the payroll; and posting wages and salary data. Appended are lists of general office supplies and safety hazards and precautions. (BP)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Office of Education (DHEW), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Ohio State Univ., Columbus. Trade and Industrial Education Instructional Materials Lab.; Ohio State Dept. of Education, Columbus. Div. of Vocational Education.