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Whether you’re a business owner, a human resources specialist, or an employee, it’s important to be familiar with common payroll terms and acronyms. To help you gain a better understanding of common payroll terms, we’ve created a quick view of essential payroll terminology. Navigate this glossary to find the definitions for a wide variety of different payroll terms.

Popular Terms

Payroll simulator


Anything that smooths the daily functions of your payroll an... See more

Flexible Spending Account (FSA)


A flexible spending account (FSA), sometimes also known as a... See more

Cloud HR software


With many HR administrators and small businesses moving thei... See more

Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA)


The Family and Medical Leave Act (FMLA) is a federal law pas... See more

Employee self-service (ESS)


Empowering your employees has been a hot topic in human reso... See more

Talent management


Talent management, also referred to as human resources manag... See more

Recent Terms

Employee Assistance Program


Is the modern workplace more stressful than ever before? If ... See more

Employee self-service (ESS)


Empowering your employees has been a hot topic in human reso... See more

Payroll accrual


What is payroll accrual? Payroll accrual is a shorthand ter... See more

Employee development


There is an old but true adage that says a business is only ... See more

Severance pay


All journeys must eventually come to an end, and the employe... See more

Employee Handbook


What Is an Employee Handbook? An employee handbook is a com... See more

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