A Personnel Administrator earns an average salary of $49,382 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down significantly for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience.

$32,117 - $77,281
$32K
$49K
$77K
MEDIAN: $49,381
10%
50%
90%

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$15.86 - $20.57
$20
MEDIAN: $19.00
50%

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National Salary Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Salary
$32,117 - $77,281  
   
Bonus
$1,000  
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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$31,333 - $74,417  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 15
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$19.58  
   
Overtime
$24.42  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$1,000  
   
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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$31,333 - $74,417  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 7

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Job Description for Personnel Administrator

  • Administers and maintains HR activities and programs; such as staffing, compensation, benefits, training and safety.
  • Coordinates new hire orientation, HR events, benefits open enrollment and company-wide meetings.
  • Answers employee questions about human resources policies and procedures, and refers to specialist as needed.

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Pay by Experience Level for Personnel Administrator

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

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Key Stats for Personnel Administrator

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 4 votes.
1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
23%
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Years in Fields/Career:
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Experience Affects Personnel Administrator Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 50%

Mid-Career
up arrow 3%

National Average
$46,000

Late-Career
up arrow 3%

Entry-Level
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
23%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
23%
20 years or more
23%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 69%
vision benefits
Vision: 50%
dental benefits
None: 19%
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