Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia Salary

The average pay for an Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Atlanta, Georgia is $47,399 per year. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Project Management, Benefits & Compensation, Data Analysis, Benefits Administration, and Recruiting.

$33,166 - $59,545
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MEDIAN: $47,399
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$13.81 - $20.85
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MEDIAN: $18.22
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Salary
$33,166 - $59,545  
   
Bonus
$3,931  
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$30,982 - $57,326  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 35
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Hourly Rate
$13.81 - $20.85  
   
Overtime
$26.93  
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$0$20K$40K$60K
Bonus
$3,931  
   
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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$30,982 - $57,326  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 17
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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
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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.
Less than 1 year
6%
1-4 years
79%
5-9 years
15%
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Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Project Management
▲32%

Benefits & Compensation
▲24%

Benefits Administration
▲22%

Data Analysis
▲22%

Regulatory Compliance
▲21%

Recruiting
▲21%

Windows Operating System General Use
▲7%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▲5%

Microsoft Office
▲5%

National Average
$41,000

Microsoft Excel
▼1%

Employee Relations
▼2%

Microsoft Word
▼2%

Training
▼2%

Hiring
▼2%

ADP Payroll System
▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 14 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 73%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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