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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in Los Angeles

Earnings for Los Angeles Human Resources Generalists come in at around $55K annually on average. Nearly all receive medical and dental insurance and a strong majority get vision plans. Most Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles, Calif. like their work and job satisfaction is high. Among survey respondents, women are more common than men; 84 percent of Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles are female. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,721 - $73,933
(Median)
$42K
$55K
$74K
MEDIAN: $54,807
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50%
90%

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$15.27 - $28.21
(Median)
$15
$21
$28
MEDIAN: $20
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90%

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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$41,721 - $73,933  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,589  
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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$40,132 - $73,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 156
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.27 - $28.21  
   
Overtime
$23.88 - $45.13  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$32K$64K$96K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,589  
   
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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$40,132 - $73,020  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 42

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Los Angeles, California

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


Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles, Calif. who reported more years of relevant experience also reported higher earnings. Folks with fewer than five years of experience take home $50K on average, and those who have worked for five to 10 years see a bigger median salary of $56K. Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles bring in $59K after working for 10 to 20 years. Big financial gains seem to result from working for more than two decades; veterans in this group report earning $75K on average.

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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 40%



National Average
$53,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Los Angeles, California Salaries

Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 18%

Leave of Absence Administration
up arrow 10%

Training
up arrow 6%

Performance Management
up arrow 5%

Employee Relations
up arrow 3%

ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 3%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 1%

Recruiting
0%

National Average
$53,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 1%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 39 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
37%
5-9 years
39%
10-19 years
18%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 89%
vision benefits Vision: 72% employee benefits None: 7%