Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Salary (United States)

A Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) earns an average salary of $139,869 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Recruiting, Leadership, and Strategic Planning. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Total Pay (?
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$83,120 - $222,855
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$83,120 - $222,855  
   
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$0.00 - $61,825  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $23,489  
Total Pay (?
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$83,852 - $263,510  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Jun 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 149
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Job Description for Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO)
  • Account for and maintain human resources disciplines such as compensation, benefits, training, talent acquisition, and diversity.
  • Design, develop, implement, and manage human resource business projects and procedures.
  • Develop and improve recruiting practices and succession planning strategies.
  • Manage the day to day operations of the human resources department.
  • Oversee and ensure rewards programs are comprehensive, competitive, and align with business goals.

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Pay Difference By Location
Chicago
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New York
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National Average
$146,000
San Francisco
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Houston
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Experience Affects Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 21%
National Average
$146,000
Experienced
up arrow 2%
Mid-Career
up arrow 28%

Skills That Affect Chief Human Resources Officer (CHRO) Salaries

Recruiting
up arrow 70%
Leadership
up arrow 22%
Strategic Planning
up arrow 12%
National Average
$146,000
Organizational Development
up arrow 4%
Labor Relations
up arrow 4%
Employee Relations
up arrow 18%
Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 20%
Job Satisfaction
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Gender
Female
68%
female alumni
 
Male
32%
male alumni
Years of Experience
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
2%
5-9 years
5%
10-19 years
38%
20 years or more
54%
Common Health Benefits
medical benefits Medical: 92% dental benefits Dental: 87%
vision benefits Vision: 71% employee benefits None: 6%
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