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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in Los Angeles

Pay for Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles, Calif. sits in the ballpark of $54K per year. Medical and dental coverage is claimed by almost all, and a fair number earn vision coverage. The vast majority (84 percent) of Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles who took the survey are female. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. This report is based on answers to PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$41,095 - $74,842
(Median)
$41K
$54K
$75K
MEDIAN: $54,385
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90%

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$15.78 - $28.28
(Median)
$16
$21
$28
MEDIAN: $21.00
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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
$41,095 - $74,842  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,500  
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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$40,313 - $73,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 157
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$15.78 - $28.28  
   
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 - $6,500  
   
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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$40,313 - $73,844  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 41

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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.


In general, experience and pay appear to be strongly linked; those with more experience usually bring in higher incomes. The average inexperienced worker earns $50K, and someone who has worked for five to 10 years can expect a bigger median salary of $55K. Los Angeles Human Resources Generalists see a median salary of $61K after reaching one to two decades on the job. Human Resources Generalists in Los Angeles, Calif. who have acquired more than 20 years of relevant experience earn significantly more than folks with fewer years on their resumes; the average income in this veteran group is $75K.

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

Late-Career
up arrow 41%



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 9%

Training
up arrow 4%

Hiring
up arrow 4%

Employee Relations
up arrow 3%

Performance Management
up arrow 3%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 1%

Recruiting
up arrow 1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 1%

National Average
$53,000

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 3%

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: 91% dental benefits Dental: 88%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 7%
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