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Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

An Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $44,512 per year.

$33,485 - $60,745
MEDIAN: $44,512

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$33,485 - $60,745  
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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).
$32,847 - $61,875  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 37

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
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National Average

Payroll Administration
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Employee Relations
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Job Satisfaction

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


70 %
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 48% employee benefits None: 18%