2013 Review of Red Wing Software CenterPoint Payroll

Best Firm Fit: Accounting professionals looking for a customizable, in-house solution to process payroll.


  • Customizable to meet needs of practically any payroll client
  • Strong reporting features

Potential Limitations

  • No built-in HR functions
  • May not meet needs of high volume payroll processors

Summary & Pricing

CenterPoint Payroll is a flexible payroll solution designed to handle multiple deduction and earning codes as well as unique and complicated payroll situations. Though offered as a standalone solution, CenterPoint provides a number of integration points to share data with third-party software. Pricing for a single company and one state starts at $795. Multiple company files and states may be processed from $995. Add-on options and modules, such as time import and unlimited direct deposit start at $195 per module. Pricing for the Silver level of help and support starts at $550 per year and includes all support and product enhancements.