Employment Recruiter Salary

Employment Recruiters in the United States can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $40K annually. Women account for the majority of Employment Recruiters who took the survey — 81 percent to be exact. Although a strong majority have medical coverage and the larger part have dental coverage, one-fourth claim no health benefits at all. The majority of Employment Recruiters claim high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$28,284 - $61,534
(Median)
$28K
$40K
$62K
MEDIAN: $40,363
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50%
90%

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$10.17 - $21.00
(Median)
$10
$15
$21
MEDIAN: $14.00
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90%

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National Salary 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$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$28,284 - $61,534  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,456  
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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$25,669 - $61,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$10.17 - $21.00  
   
Overtime
$18.75 - $29.50  
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 - $8,456  
   
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).
)
$25,669 - $61,473  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 19

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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

Experienced
up arrow 19%

Mid-Career
up arrow 18%

National Average
$39,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 8%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
18%
1-4 years
39%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 74% dental benefits Dental: 62%
vision benefits Vision: 40% employee benefits None: 26%