Human Resources (HR) Administrator Salary in Chicago, Illinois (United States)

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Administrator in Chicago, Illinois is $45,664 per year. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases sharply, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Benefits Administration, Human Resources, and Payroll Administration. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.
Human Resources (HR) Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$34,602 - $62,704
(Median)
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63K
MEDIAN: $45,663
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Human Resources (HR) Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$12.16 - $19.73
(Median)
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MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data

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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$34,602 - $62,704  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,204  
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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$32,433 - $63,398  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 64
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$11$22$33
Hourly Rate
$12.16 - $19.73  
   
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,204  
   
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).
)
$32,433 - $63,398  
PayScale
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 64
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 18%
Mid-Career
up arrow 15%
National Average
$45,000
Entry-Level
up arrow 14%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Administrator in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Benefits Administration
up arrow 17%
Human Resources
up arrow 12%
Payroll Administration
up arrow 10%
Employee Relations
up arrow 1%
National Average
$45,000
Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%
Microsoft Office
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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Rated 4 out of 5 based on 18 votes.

Gender

Female
76%
female alumni
 
Male
24%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
52%
5-9 years
25%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 78% dental benefits Dental: 71%
vision benefits Vision: 51% employee benefits None: 19%
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