Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Chicago, Illinois is $50,166 per year. A skill in Hiring is associated with high pay for this job. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$35,083 - $75,575
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$35K
$50K
$76K
MEDIAN: $50,165
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$12.08 - $23.36
(Median)
$12
$18
$23
MEDIAN: $17.00
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$35,083 - $75,575  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,851  
Profit Sharing
$2,948  
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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$34,778 - $74,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 76
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$12.08 - $23.36  
   
Overtime
$35.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,851  
   
Profit Sharing
$2,948  
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).
)
$34,778 - $74,266  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 12 Jan 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 10
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 50%

Experienced
up arrow 12%

Mid-Career
up arrow 1%

National Average
$50,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Hiring
up arrow 12%

Employee Relations
up arrow 9%

Recruiting
up arrow 6%

Project Management
up arrow 5%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 2%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 2%

National Average
$50,000

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 1%

Payroll Administration
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 5%

Data Analysis
up arrow 7%

401k Plan Administration
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 18%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 13 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
47%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 75%
medical benefits
Vision: 62%
dental benefits
None: 11%
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