Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $48,913 per year. A skill in Hiring is associated with high pay for this job. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience.

$34,734 - $71,968
(Median)
$35K
$49K
$72K
MEDIAN: $48,912
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$0$24K$48K$72K
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$34,734 - $71,968  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $5,817  
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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$34,824 - $71,197  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 69
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 53%

Experienced
up arrow 13%

Mid-Career
up arrow 5%

National Average
$49,000


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

Hiring
up arrow 14%

Employee Relations
up arrow 10%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 5%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
up arrow 2%

Recruiting
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$49,000

Payroll Administration
up arrow 1%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 3%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Project Management
up arrow 8%

401k Plan Administration
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 15 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
21%
10-19 years
21%
20 years or more
8%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 86% dental benefits Dental: 77%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 11%
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