Human Resources (HR) Director in Houston, Texas Salary

Just below two-thirds of Houston Human Resources Directors are seasoned employees who have more than 10 years of experience in the field. Pay ranges from $58K to $168K per year, and the average comes out to $96K per year. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Human Resources Directors in Houston, Texas making up 76 percent. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to more than half. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. Figures cited in this summary are based on replies to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$58,679 - $151,616
$59K
$96K
$150K
MEDIAN: $96,002
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$15.53 - $38.66
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MEDIAN: $22.13
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$57,697 - $167,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 139
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$999 - $30,791  
   
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$57,697 - $167,642  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 6
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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
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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.


Relatively untried employees who have less than five years' experience have a median salary of $69K. Those who have been around for five to 10 years can expect to take home more — $78K on average. Professionals who spend a good 10 to 20 years in the workforce haul in an average of $118K. Survey respondents who have worked for more than 20 years actually report somewhat lower incomes of $116K.

Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Director

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
24%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Director Salaries

▲22%

▲19%

National Average
$97,000

▼20%

▼29%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Director Salaries



Training Management
▲9%

Benefits & Compensation
▼0%

National Average
$97,000


▼3%


▼4%



Recruiting
▼5%



Regulatory Compliance
▼17%

Project Management
▼23%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 16 votes.

Gender

Female
76 %
Male
24 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
39%
20 years or more
24%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
dental benefits
None: 10%
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