Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Manager Salary

An Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Manager earns an average salary of $51,565 per year.

$36,467 - $74,925
(Median)
$36K
$52K
$75K
MEDIAN: $51,565
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$11.73 - $24.73
(Median)
$12
$17
$25
MEDIAN: $16.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$36,467 - $74,925  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,837  
Profit Sharing
$257.60 - $8,000  
Commission
$-0.50 - $16,693  
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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$33,289 - $75,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 6,662
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.73 - $24.73  
   
Hourly Tips
$0.60  
Overtime
$13.75 - $34.38  
National 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$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $8,837  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $16,693  
Profit Sharing
$257.60 - $8,000  
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).
)
$33,289 - $75,974  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 1,149
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National Average: $50,687

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Human Resources (HR) Manager Advice

What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Human Resources (HR) Manager in St. Paul:
"Too much work."
Make sure you are organized and keep updated on the various laws as they change often.

Human Resources (HR) Manager in Buckeye:
"Be consistent, predictable, and strategic."
Be an advocate for your employer and mitigate risk for your company. Show yourself to be a strategic business partner.

Human Resources (HR) Manager in San Diego:
"Leave Work At Work."
HR can be very rewarding, but it can also be very frustrating. As an HR professional, it is important to find the balance between being the employer's business partner and being an advocate for the employees. When an HR professional leans too far on either side, it comes with consequences.

Human Resources (HR) Manager in Longview:
"There are no "standard" answers."
HR is a nebulous thing. While you have the concrete, black & white well-defined policies and procedures, you are applying those concrete things to multi-faceted human beings with individual perspectives, desires, motivations, and opinions. The solution that worked so incredibly for Joe may not work for John, and you've got to be comfortable and ENERGIZED by that.

Human Resources (HR) Manager in Philippines:
"Learn more about the job you are applying for."
Be more of a people person. Technical aspects can be learned but people skills must be innate in you.

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Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Manager Salaries



Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
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Legal Compliance
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Employee Relations
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Benefits Administration
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Recruiting
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National Average
$51,000

ADP Payroll System
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Hiring
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1292 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 82%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
medical benefits
Vision: 55%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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