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

The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Director in Chicago, Illinois is $88,828 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Leadership, Strategic Planning, Performance Management, Organizational Development, and Payroll Administration. Most people in this job have more than five years' experience in related jobs.
Human Resources (HR) Director in Chicago, Illinois Total Pay (?
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$57,443 - $136,785
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National Salary Data

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$57,443 - $136,785  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $29,479  
Profit Sharing
$1,000 - $18,000  
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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$57,028 - $158,308  
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Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 Aug 2014 | Individuals Reporting: 225
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Director in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

National Average
$93,000
Mid-Career
up arrow 17%

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

Leadership
up arrow 43%
Strategic Planning
up arrow 41%
Performance Management
up arrow 40%
Organizational Development
up arrow 21%
Payroll Administration
up arrow 19%
Training Management
up arrow 17%
Recruiting
up arrow 16%
Legal Compliance
up arrow 16%
Benefits Administration
up arrow 7%
Labor Relations
up arrow 5%
Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 2%
Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 2%
National Average
$93,000
Hiring
up arrow 5%
Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 6%

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Gender

Female
79%
female alumni
 
Male
21%
male alumni

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
0%
1-4 years
4%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
45%
20 years or more
29%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 97% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 2%
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