The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist is C$51,945 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

C$40,214 - C$67,169
C$40K
C$52K
C$67K
MEDIAN: C$52,387
10%
50%
90%
C$14.86 - C$28.27
C$15
C$20
C$28
MEDIAN: C$19.97
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$68K
Salary C$40,214 - C$67,169
Bonus C$50.00 - C$6,073
Profit Sharing C$402.68 - C$3,200
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$38,923 - C$68,389
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,060
Hourly Data C$0C$46
Hourly Rate C$14.86 - C$28.27
Hourly Tips C$1.00
Overtime C$23.03 - C$46.72
Annual Data C$0C$68K
Bonus C$50.00 - C$6,073
Profit Sharing C$402.68 - C$3,200
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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C$38,923 - C$68,389
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 11 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 147

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Pay by Experience for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Generalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$49,000 based on 816 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$57,000 based on 424 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Generalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$59,000 based on 155 salaries. A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$69,000 based on 24 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$52,196

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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Human Resources (HR) Generalist?

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Calgary:
"Stressful."
Pros: Different work everyday. Working with the employees. Being management.
Cons: Extreme stress levels. Arguments with sr. Management.

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Steinbach:
"Hr."
Pros: Helping people and guiding them, setting up our future leaders for success.
Cons: Have to be the bad guy from time to time.

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Kitchener:
"I work as training manager in mushrooms harvesting departmen."
Pros: Employees development, good performens.
Cons: I start work to early at 6 a.m.

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Cambridge:
"Hard Work is Rewarding."
Pros: That I get to manage myself and bring value to the organization.
Cons: The hours don't always match the salary.

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Kitchener:
"Good Progressive Firm."
Pros: The autonomy. The challenge. Ability to grow.
Cons: The pay.

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 220 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

▲33%

▲13%

▲9%

National Average
C$52,000

▼5%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 220 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 86%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 9%
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