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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois is $51,537 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$39,542 - $66,252
(Median)
$40K
$52K
$66K
MEDIAN: $51,537
10%
50%
90%

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$13.41 - $24.22
(Median)
$13
$19
$24
MEDIAN: $19.00
10%
50%
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$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$39,542 - $66,252  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,109  
Profit Sharing
$2.80 - $12,605  
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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$38,275 - $69,374  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 278
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$13.41 - $24.22  
   
Overtime
$23.49 - $36.56  
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.
)
$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,109  
   
Profit Sharing
$2.80 - $12,605  
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).
)
$38,275 - $69,374  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 16 May 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 38

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois

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

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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 17%



National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries



Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 3%

Training
up arrow 2%

Performance Management
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Word
0%

National Average
$51,000

ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 1%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 3%

Project Management
up arrow 3%

Recruiting
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%




Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 52 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
36%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 90% dental benefits Dental: 83%
vision benefits Vision: 66% employee benefits None: 8%
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