A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with Training skills earns an average salary of $51,972 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.

$39,177 - $67,742
(Median)
$39K
$52K
$68K
MEDIAN: $51,971
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90%

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$13.76 - $25.86
(Median)
$14
$20
$26
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
90%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$23K$46K$69K
Salary
$39,177 - $67,742  
   
Bonus
$218.16 - $6,079  
Profit Sharing
$479.71 - $5,058  
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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$36,421 - $68,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,378
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.76 - $25.86  
   
Overtime
$20.06 - $39.96  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$218.16 - $6,079  
   
Profit Sharing
$479.71 - $5,058  
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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$36,421 - $68,462  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 333
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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

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

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $50,969

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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 9%

Experienced
up arrow 8%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$51,000

Entry-Level
up arrow 6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 327 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
19%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 67%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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