The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Kansas City, Missouri is $49,516 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. A skill in Hiring is associated with high pay for this job.

$34,905 - $62,865
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$63K
MEDIAN: $49,516
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$10.30 - $26.18
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$26
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$21K$42K$63K
Salary
$34,905 - $62,865  
   
Bonus
$2,888  
Total Pay (?
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$25,797 - $59,652  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 15
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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Hourly Rate
$10.30 - $26.18  
   
Overtime
$25.75  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$2,888  
   
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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$25,797 - $59,652  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 13

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About Kansas City, Missouri

Jackson County, Missouri
475,361
Male:
228,430 (48.1%)
Female:
246,931 (51.9%)
Kansas City is the largest city in the U.S. state of Missouri and the sixth largest city in the Midwest. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city had an estimated population of 475,378 in 2015, making it the 36th largest city by population in the United States. It is the anchor city of the Kansas City metropolitan area, which straddles the Kansas–Missouri border. Kansas City was founded in the 1830s as a Missouri River port at its confluence with the Kansas River coming in from the west. On June 1, 1850 the town of Kansas was incorporated; shortly after came the establishment of the Kansas Territory. Confusion between the two ensued and the name Kansas City was assigned to distinguish them soon thereafter. Sitting on Missouri's western border, with Downtown near the confluence of the Kansas and Missouri rivers, the modern city encompasses some 319.03 square miles (826.3 km2), making it...
Kansas City:
$50,259
Missouri:
$50,238
$833
Kansas City:
$138,400
Missouri:
$147,800
3.5%

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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 8%

National Average
$44,000

Mid-Career
up arrow 7%

Entry-Level
up arrow 15%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Hiring
up arrow 15%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 8%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 4%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 3%

National Average
$44,000

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 19%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
50%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 72%
dental benefits
Dental: 56%
medical benefits
Vision: 56%
dental benefits
None: 28%
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