Payroll Specialist

Payroll Specialist

Department: Finance
Schedule: Full-time


Rusk County Memorial Hospital is a Critical Care Access Hospital located in Ladysmith, WI along the beautiful Flambeau River. We provide residents and visitors of Rusk County and surrounding communities with outstanding healthcare and a friendly, close-to-home atmosphere. 

Job Summary: 

We are seeking a full time Payroll Specialist who will be responsible for preparation and processing of records for the collection, processing and maintenance of employee payroll information and leave entitlements. This position will provide expertise and training to employees for online time and attendance software, create reports and analyze information,  and participate in the department's performance improvement and continuous quality (CQI) improvement activities.  


Education/Licensure/Registration Requirements:

  • Associates or Bachelors Degree in Finance, Business Management, IT preferred


Experience & Skills:

  • 3+ years of payroll experience in an organization with over 100 employees. Healthcare payroll experience a plus.
  • Advanced payroll software experience
  • Advanced Excel and reporting skills, including Crystal reporting
  • Above average oral and written communication skills. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.

Time and attendance system experience preferred.

Apply for This Position

You may email your resume to, complete an online application, or request a paper application in our Human Resources Department, or send your resume and references to:

Human Resources
Rusk County Memorial Hospital
900 College Ave W
Ladysmith, WI 54848
P: (715) 532-5561 ext. 1311
F: (715) 532-3025