Human Resources (HR) Director with Human Resources Skills Salary

Nearly two in three of Human Resources Directors with Human Resources skills are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $50K to $141K per year, and the average comes out to $82K per year. Career duration and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Female Human Resources Directors with Human Resources skills make up most of the survey respondents at 76 percent. A large number report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a fair number collect dental insurance. Most Human Resources Directors with Human Resources skills report high levels of job satisfaction. The numbers in this rundown were provided by PayScale's salary survey participants.

$50,816 - $128,235
$51K
$82K
$130K
MEDIAN: $81,519
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$18.12 - $37.21
$18
$27
$37
MEDIAN: $26.75
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Salary
$50,816 - $128,235  
   
Bonus
$881 - $30,639  
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
Total Pay (?
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$50,155 - $141,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 126
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$0$25$50$75
Hourly Rate
$18.12 - $37.21  
   
Overtime
$37.50  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$881 - $30,639  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,035  
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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$50,155 - $141,470  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 10

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Director

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.


Human Resources Directors with Human Resources skills with a rich background of experience are typically rewarded with larger paychecks. Although individuals who have less than five years' experience earn $63K on average, people with five to 10 years benefit from a notably larger average of $79K. Human Resources Directors with Human Resources skills who work for 10 to 20 years in their occupation tend to earn about $88K. More than 20 years of experience seem related to solid financial gains; veterans in this group report earning a median of $99K.

Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Director

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.
1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
25%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Director Salaries

Late-Career
▲22%

Experienced
▲9%

National Average
$81,000

Mid-Career
▼3%

Entry-Level
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 25 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
12%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
41%
20 years or more
25%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 64%
dental benefits
None: 13%
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