Employment Manager Salary

Median pay for Employment Managers in the United States lies in the neighborhood of $55K annually. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by nearly all, and most earn vision coverage. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Employment Managers making up 74 percent. This snapshot results from replies to PayScale's salary survey.

$39,038 - $83,582
$39K
$55K
$84K
MEDIAN: $54,743
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50%
90%

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$16.48 - $38.00
$20
MEDIAN: $20.35
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Salary
$39,038 - $83,582  
   
Bonus
$450.00 - $13,500  
Total Pay (?
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$38,619 - $87,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 65
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$20.35  
   
Overtime
$35.25  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$450.00 - $13,500  
   
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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$38,619 - $87,575  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 9

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Job Description for Employment Manager

An employment manager is a general use human resources (HR) manager who is tasked with offering general input into recruitment, screening, training, and general management of new and existing employees within a company. The employment manager's main goal is to ensure an efficient, enjoyable workplace and workforce that complies with all relevant regulatory requirements. Because the acquisition and training of new employees can be costly for an organization, the employment manager's second main goal is to keep employee turnover to a minimum.

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Employment Manager Tasks

  • Develop and drive strategy for overall corporate recruitment initiatives.
  • Ensure services and policies are in compliance with company, professional standards and state and federal laws and regulations.
  • Manage recruitment budget and organizational recruitment plans.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of recruitment staff.
  • Source, interview and present candidates whose values are inline with the organizations overall goals and needs to management.

Common Career Paths for Employment Manager


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While Employment Managers do not often become Human Resources Directors, the job pays $80K per year on average. As Employment Managers progress in their field, many go on to become Human Resources Managers. In fact, this transition is more common than anything else, and pay for the position is usually $59K per year. Another common career choice for Employment Managers is to move into a Human Resources Generalist role. Typically, Human Resources Generalists get paid $48K.

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Popular Skills for Employment Manager


Employment Managers report using a diverse set of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in People Management, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Office, and Microsoft Word are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that are correlated to lower pay, on the other hand, include Windows Operating System General Use. Most people who know Microsoft Excel also know Microsoft Word.

Pay by Experience Level for Employment Manager

Pay by Experience for an Employment Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Employment Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 32 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. An Employment Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 31 salaries. An experienced Employment Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $66,000 based on 24 salaries. An Employment Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $80,000 based on 8 salaries.

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Q: What is it like working as an Employment Manager?

Employment Manager in Clifton Park:
"Working as Employment Services Manager."
Pros: I really like the business relationship development aspect of my job. I enjoy helping people begin working and becoming more independent. I enjoy supervising staff, assessing their skills and experience and pairing them with clients who they have commonalities with. I enjoy networking with employers and creating a more regional presence for myself and my organization.
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Key Stats for Employment Manager

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%
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Experience Affects Employment Manager Salaries

▲46%

▲20%

▲2%

National Average
$55,000

▼12%

Skills That Affect Employment Manager Salaries

People Management
▲16%




National Average
$55,000

Windows Operating System General Use
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 7 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
26%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 92%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 80%
no benefits
None: 8%