The average pay for an Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia is $46,960 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, 401k Plan Administration, Benefits & Compensation, Data Analysis, and Recruiting.

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MEDIAN: $46,960
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$13.74 - $21.20
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Salary
$32,750 - $60,333  
   
Bonus
$2,035  
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$30,492 - $58,176  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 30
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Hourly Rate
$13.74 - $21.20  
   
Overtime
$26.93  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
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Total Pay (?
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$30,492 - $58,176  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15

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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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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.
082
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
82%
5-9 years
13%
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Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Project Management
up arrow 33%

401k Plan Administration
up arrow 29%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 24%

Data Analysis
up arrow 23%

Regulatory Compliance
up arrow 22%

Recruiting
up arrow 22%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 19%

Windows Operating System General Use
up arrow 8%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 5%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
0%

Microsoft Excel
0%

National Average
$41,000

Microsoft Word
up arrow 1%

Employee Relations
up arrow 2%

Hiring
up arrow 2%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 12 votes.

Gender

Female
88 %
Male
12 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 16%
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