Director of Human Resources (HR) in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Director of Human Resources (HR) in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $108,757 per year. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs. A skill in People Management is associated with high pay for this job.

$73,291 - $145,547
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MEDIAN: $108,757
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$73,291 - $145,547  
   
Bonus
$-0.49 - $33,276  
Profit Sharing
$7,250  
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$75,668 - $187,291  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 40

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About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

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Key Stats for Director of Human Resources (HR)

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.
1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
30%
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Experience Affects Director of Human Resources (HR) Salaries

Late-Career
▲13%

Experienced
▲11%

National Average
$112,000

Mid-Career
▼26%

Skills That Affect Director of Human Resources (HR) Salaries

People Management
▲27%

Business Strategy
▲9%

Strategic Planning
▲6%

National Average
$112,000

Recruiting
▼2%

Organizational Development
▼2%

Performance Management
▼3%

Legal Compliance
▼11%


Benefits & Compensation
▼27%

Labor Relations
▼28%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 9 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
3%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
30%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 56%
no benefits
None: 11%
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