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Employment Recruiter Salary

Employment Recruiters in the United States may have to scrimp and save; the median compensation is $40K annually. Unfortunately, some people in this line of work are without benefits — nearly one in four lack coverage. On the flip side, a strong majority have medical insurance and more than half receive dental plans. Work is enjoyable for Employment Recruiters, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Employment Recruiters making up 79 percent. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.
$27,514 - $64,329
(Median)
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64K
MEDIAN: $40,363
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$9.94 - $21.67
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MEDIAN: $14.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$27,514 - $64,329  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,344  
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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$24,538 - $62,087  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 39
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$9.94 - $21.67  
   
Overtime
$20.64 - $27.98  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,344  
   
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).
)
$24,538 - $62,087  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 11 Dec 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 22
United States (change)

Job Description for Employment Recruiter

  • May be involved in writing and placing advertising for open positions in publications; online and print.
  • Source, screen and interview applicants to obtain information on work history, training, education, and job skills for open positions; may utilize ATS.
  • Arrange for interviews and provide travel arrangements as necessary.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with hiring managers to stay abreast of current and future hiring and business needs.
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures.

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Experience Affects Employment Recruiter Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 19%

Experienced
up arrow 18%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 9%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
79 %
Male
21 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
15%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 73% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 27%