The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia is $48,988 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$35,386 - $73,447
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MEDIAN: $48,988
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$13.91 - $26.44
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MEDIAN: $18.00
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$0$25K$50K$75K
Salary
$35,386 - $73,447  
   
Bonus
$-0.50 - $8,081  
Total Pay (?
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$32,567 - $71,161  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 64
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$13.91 - $26.44  
   
Overtime
$29.84  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$-0.50 - $8,081  
   
Total Pay (?
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$32,567 - $71,161  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 20

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About Atlanta, Georgia

Fulton County, Georgia
463,875
Male:
223,960 (48.3%)
Female:
239,915 (51.7%)
Atlanta is the capital of and the most populous city in the U.S. state of Georgia, with an estimated 2015 population of 463,878. Atlanta is the cultural and economic center of the Atlanta metropolitan area, home to 5,522,942 people and the ninth largest metropolitan area in the United States. Atlanta is the county seat of Fulton County, and a small portion of the city extends eastward into DeKalb County. Atlanta was established in 1837 at the intersection of two railroad lines, and the city rose from the ashes of the American Civil War to become a national center of commerce. In the decades following the Civil Rights Movement, during which the city earned a reputation as "too busy to hate" for the relatively progressive views of some of its citizens and leaders compared to other cities in the Deep South Atlanta attained international prominence. Atlanta is the primary transportation hub of...
Atlanta:
$50,210
Georgia:
$51,244
$981
Atlanta:
$241,200
Georgia:
$159,300
4.8%

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

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries


Experienced
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Late-Career
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National Average
$48,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Payroll Administration
up arrow 10%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 8%

Data Analysis
up arrow 7%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 5%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 3%

National Average
$48,000

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 3%

Hiring
up arrow 5%

Training
up arrow 6%

Employee Relations
up arrow 8%

Recruiting
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 11%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 12%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 13%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
46%
5-9 years
26%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 71%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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