Human Resources (HR) Generalist in San Jose Salary

A Human Resources (HR) Generalist in San Jose, California earns an average salary of $67,838 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field. 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.

$47,433 - $82,118
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$68K
$82K
MEDIAN: $67,838
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$15.30 - $35.23
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MEDIAN: $26.73
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Salary
$47,433 - $82,118  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $9,060  
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
Total Pay (?
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$44,850 - $89,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 41
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.30 - $35.23  
   
Overtime
$37.19  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $9,060  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,100  
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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$44,850 - $89,003  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 5 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 12

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About San Jose, California

Santa Clara County, California
1,026,919
Male:
518,317 (50.5%)
Female:
508,602 (49.5%)
San Jose (/ˌsæn hoʊˈzeɪ/; Spanish for Saint Joseph), originally Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe and officially the City of San José, is the third-largest city by population in California, the tenth-largest by population in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within the Bay Area and the largest city in Northern California. Before the arrival of the Spanish, the area around San Jose was inhabited by the Ohlone people. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Alta California. The city served as a farming community to support Spanish military installations at San Francisco and Monterey. When California gained statehood in 1850, San Jose became the capital. After more than 150 years as a small farming community, the San Jose area in the mid-20th century contained some of...
San Jose:
$91,451
California:
$64,500
$1,757
San Jose:
$717,100
California:
$449,100
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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Mid-Career
▲5%

▲4%

National Average
$68,000

▼11%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Leave of Absence Administration
▲7%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
▲7%

Microsoft Office
▲6%

Performance Management
▲6%


Microsoft Word
▲4%

Hiring
▲4%

Training
▲3%


Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▲2%

ADP Human Resources System
▲2%

▲2%


Microsoft Excel
▲1%

National Average
$68,000

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
▼5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
53%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 88%
vision benefits
Vision: 88%
no benefits
None: 8%
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