FNS50417 Diploma of Payroll Services

Specialise in payroll technologies with this nationally recognised Diploma of Payroll Services FNS50417. You’ll gain the real-world skills you need to set up and operate a computerised accounting and payroll system (using either MYOB or Xero), plus you’ll learn how to process allowances, taxes, superannuation, and complex termination payments. This Diploma is approved by the Tax Practitioners Board (TPB) and meets the education requirements of the BAS Agent certification. Enquire now for enrolment options and to check if you are eligible for government funding.

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Course duration

12 months


This course can help you get a job as:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Payroll Officer$1,250 weekly pay

This course can help you progress to:

Job TitleAvg Salary
Human Resources Manager$1,600 weekly pay
Human Resources Director$1,800 weekly pay
Tax Accountant$1,440 weekly pay
Accounting Manager$1,550 weekly pay
Financial Controller$1,600 weekly pay

Government funding

The Australian government provides funding to help students who are completing the FNS50417 Diploma of Payroll Services. The type of funding you receive depends on the state that you live in.

There are eligibility requirements for each type of funding.

Enquire with Monarch Institute to check your eligibility.

Benefits of nationally recognised training

The FNS50417 Diploma of Payroll Services is a nationally recognised course delivered by Monarch Institute, a Registered Training Organisation (RTO). An RTO is strictly regulated by the Australian Skills Quality Authority (ASQA). This guarantees you will be studying a quality-assured and nationally recognised qualification.

Recognition of Prior Learning
RTOs are also able to offer Recognition of Prior Learning for work experience or formal qualifications you may have undertaken to shorten the time you have to study. Ask a course provider for more details during the enrolment process.

Payment options

You can choose to pay for your qualification through an up-front payment or by setting up an installment plan, where your course fees are split across regular weekly or fortnightly payments.

About this provider

Monarch Institute delivers real-world education that helps you take the next step forward in your career. Courses are developed with leading academics and industry associations and delivered by a team of dedicated trainers who support and guide you through your qualification. Fit your study around work and family life and choose to start now, or down the track.

Operating since 2011
Legal name Monarch Institute Pty Ltd
RTO code 22530