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South Carolina's Payroll Partner

Our tailored solutions save you time and money so you can focus on what matters most.


Wingard's Nursery

"We have developed great, personal relationships with everyone at PPS...they are a member of our team!"


Wings & Ale

"I want you to know that we here at Wings & Ale are very pleased with the quality of service that Palmetto Payroll Solutions provides. "


Cassell Brothers Heating & Cooling

"We have used Palmetto Payroll Solutions for years and have always been satisfied!"


K2 Tech

"We called Jodi Jones at Palmetto Payroll Solutions and she eased our nerves from day one. They made the transition from our old provider over to them easy as pie."


The Melting Pot

"Three years ago I made the switch from a large international payroll company to my friends at Palmetto Payroll. I have never looked back. "


Decker Jewelry and Pawn

"All of our payroll needs are handled in a professional and timely manner and in the process they provide the highest level of customer service to each member of our team. "


Lowery Painting

"As a small business owner, Palmetto Payroll is undeniably one of the best decisions we ever made. I can't say enough about the staff and their expertise in what they do."


Local Business. Local Solutions.

Palmetto Payroll is your local source for payroll and back office operations for your business. We pride ourselves on customer service while implementing the very latest in technology and efficiency. Call us today we would love to hear how we can help. We assist more than 300 business owners meet their goals and we would love to help you too.


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How Much Should I Pay Employees 

By Human Resources

Every small business owner asks himself/herself, “How much should I pay employees?” The right employee pay is truly one of the most critical issues for a business owner to solve.  Is Employee Pay Really Important?  Employee pay is not simply a budget number. It is a critical measure that reflects how each employee feels he/she…

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Why You Should Use Digital Time Sheets

By Time Keeping

Business leaders have so many things to do. Some of those could be described as “administrative maintenance,” like timekeeping and attendance. A wise executive will look for ways to focus on moving his/her business forward instead of spending valuable time on the less critical functions. A great solution is digital time sheets, a key element of…

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What it Looks Like to Outsource HR 

By Human Resources

It is always critical for businesses to evaluate their staffing needs because human talent is a key factor in every business’s success. But human talent also consumes a large part of a business’s operating costs. A critical decision faced by many businesses is whether to hire a complete HR staff or to outsource HR functions. In…

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Restaurant Employment Rates – 2022 Trends 

By Small Business

Dining out is certainly popular in the United States. In fact, the average American eats away from home about 5.9 times per week. There are over 660,000 restaurants in the United States to feed that “dine-out appetite.” However, restaurant employment rates are currently being hard-pressed to keep up with consumer demand rates.   Here are some interesting facts. First,…

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How to Approach Downsizing Employees

By Human Resources

“Downsizing” is a word that no employee wants to hear. However, many companies choose to downsize for various reasons. Downsizing employees is likely never an easy or pleasant decision for a company to make.  What is Downsizing Employees?  Downsizing employees refers to when a company terminates multiple employees at the same time for a specific…

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Experts Predict Growth in Columbia, SC 

By Columbia News

Figures from the most recent U.S. Census show South Carolina to be the 10th fastest-growing state in the country. And the Columbia area experienced continued vibrant population growth as well. As reported by the Census, Columbia, SC grew 5.7 percent over the last decade, with growth in Richmond County reported to be 8.2 percent, along with…

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What Soft Skills Matter Most? 

By Employee Onboarding

All successful businesses have assets that contribute to their success including real estate, financial assets, production equipment, and technology. But most business leaders would say that their employees are actually their best asset, the thing that really separates the business from its competitors, beyond strong leadership, loyal customers, and high-quality goods and services. Clearly, great employees…

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