A Human Resources (HR) Generalist in New York, New York earns an average salary of $60,181 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Performance Management is associated with high pay for this job. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 10 years in this field.

$44,985 - $77,745
(Median)
$45K
$60K
$78K
MEDIAN: $60,180
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$16.93 - $36.39
(Median)
$17
$25
$36
MEDIAN: $25.00
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

Local Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$27K$54K$81K
Salary
$44,985 - $77,745  
   
Bonus
$1,015 - $8,726  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,510  
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).
)
$45,261 - $80,773  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 294
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$16.93 - $36.39  
   
Overtime
$24.66 - $50.22  
Local Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Take the PayScale Survey to find out how location influences pay for this job.
)
$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$1,015 - $8,726  
   
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $4,510  
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).
)
$45,261 - $80,773  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 17

Find Out Exactly What You Should Be Paid

United States (change)

Comp Managers: Start Here »

About New York, New York

Kings County, New York
8,550,405
Male:
4,081,698 (47.7%)
Female:
4,468,707 (52.3%)
The City of New York, often called New York City or simply New York, is the most populous city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, one of the most populous urban agglomerations in the world. With a U.S. Census Bureau-estimated 2015 population of 8,550,405 distributed over a land area of just 305 square miles (790 km2), New York is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. A global power city, New York City exerts a significant impact upon commerce, finance, media, art, fashion, research, technology, education, and entertainment, its fast pace defining the term New York minute. Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has been described as the cultural and financial capital of the world. Situated...
New York, NY:
$55,752
New York:
$60,850
$1,317
New York, NY:
$538,300
New York:
$293,500
4.7%

Human Resources (HR) Generalist Job Listings

Search for more jobs:

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

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

Location:
Years in Fields/Career:
United States (change)

Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries



National Average
$61,000

Late-Career
up arrow 2%


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries



Training
up arrow 6%

Employee Relations
up arrow 3%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 2%

Recruiting
up arrow 2%

National Average
$61,000

Hiring
up arrow 1%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 3%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 3%

ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 4%

Leave of Absence Administration
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%



Payroll Administration
up arrow 5%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
49%
5-9 years
37%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 10%
ADVERTISEMENT