Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in San Jose, California

The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist in San Jose, California is $64,023 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Full-Cycle Recruiting, Performance Management, Benefits & Compensation, and Microsoft Excel. For the first five to ten years in this position, salary increases modestly, but any additional experience does not have a big effect on pay. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$43,915 - $79,592

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$15.29 - $31.32

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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$43,915 - $79,592  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
Total Pay (?
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$38,981 - $83,557  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 62
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$15.29 - $31.32  
   
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,759  
   
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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$38,981 - $83,557  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 12
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist in San Jose, California Salaries

Mid-Career
up arrow 9%


National Average
$64,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist in San Jose, California Salaries

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 14%

Performance Management
up arrow 14%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 14%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 9%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 8%

Training
up arrow 8%

Employee Relations
up arrow 3%

Benefits Administration
0%

ADP Payroll System
0%

National Average
$64,000

ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 3%

Recruiting
up arrow 4%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 27%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
92 %
Male
8 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
45%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
27%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 84% dental benefits Dental: 81%
vision benefits Vision: 83% employee benefits None: 11%
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