When it comes to location, the highest average paycheck (around $120K annually) can be spotted in San Francisco, Calif.; San Ramon, Calif. ($89K), Los Angeles, Calif. (about $52K), and Bethesda, Md. ($48K) are the next top-paying cities. Expected earnings are below average (approximately $33K) in Chicago, Ill., one of the lowest-paid cities. Across its U.S. offices, the state of Michigan pays Robert Half International Inc. the most — $88K per year on average.
Years of Experience
For those with five to nine years of experience, average earnings amount to approximately $51K annually. When we consider tenure, a substantial portion of employees (35 percent) have been working for one to four years and make $41K per year on average.
Recruiting Managers are the best paid with the average salary hovering at around $52K annually; Staff Accountants, Technical Recruiters, and Recruiters also rank near the top of the list, pulling in $40K, about $40K, and $40K, respectively. Sourcing Associates are among the lowest paid at a median salary of about $32K.
Certifications and Degrees
Those lacking certification bring in much lower salaries than Senior Human Resources Professionals, who make $120K per year. At Robert Half International Inc., employees who hold a Bachelor's Degree receive the highest salaries at $52K.
In this position, it pays to have Accounts Receivable in your toolkit; employees who claim proficiency enjoy a higher median salary of $51K annually. It's pretty common to find people here who know Sales; roughly a fifth consider it a key competency. Three more common skills are Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, and Recruiting.
Benefits and Perks
Paid time off is in short supply here, with only two-fifths of respondents receiving paid vacation and one in ten respondents receiving paid sick days. A solid majority of respondents save for retirement through Robert Half International Inc.'s 401(k) plan. Health insurance comes as part of the deal for a fair number of workers, and a majority of survey participants report receiving dental coverage as well. Some other perks are life insurance, tuition reimbursement, a casual working environment, and flexible hours.