Entry-Level Recruiter Salary

The average Entry-Level Recruiter earns approximately $41K per year. Overall cash earnings of Entry-Level Recruiters stretch from $29K to $64K; the final number can encompass up to $10K each from bonuses and profit sharing, with some enjoying commissions of almost $20K. The specific employer and the particular city each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. A fair number enjoy medical while the larger part get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to the greater part. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$30,168 - $62,264
(Median)
$30K
$41K
$62K
MEDIAN: $41,089
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$11.18 - $24.83
(Median)
$11
$16
$25
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$22K$44K$66K
Salary
$30,168 - $62,264  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,249  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,873  
Commission
$1,459 - $19,628  
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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$29,466 - $64,196  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 2,950
National Hourly Rate Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$13$26$39
Hourly Rate
$11.18 - $24.83  
   
Overtime
$15.99 - $38.21  
National Annualized Data (?
XAll compensation data shown are gross, national 10th to 90th percentile ranges. Pay can vary greatly by location. To view local data, take the PayScale survey.
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$0$26K$52K$78K
Bonus
$0.00 - $10,249  
   
Commission
$1,459 - $19,628  
Profit Sharing
$0.00 - $9,873  
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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$29,466 - $64,196  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 802
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Popular Employer Salaries for Entry-Level Recruiter


Known for taking on a considerable number of Entry-Level Recruiters, Aerotek, TEKsystems, Inc, Kelly Services, Inc., Adecco, and Insight Global, Inc. are leading firms in the industry. Amazon.com Inc offers the best pay with a median salary of $63K, though salaries there don't seem that varied, bottoming out near $45K and maxing out at just $67K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Verizon Wireless at $60K, Kforce Professional Staffing at $44K, and Randstad North America, where Entry-Level Recruiters annually earn $44K.

Employees at Maxim Healthcare Services, The Epitec Group, and Insight Global, Inc. can also expect below-average earnings of $35K, $35K, and $36K.

Pay Difference by Location


For Entry-Level Recruiters, working in the bustling city of San Francisco has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Entry-Level Recruiters will also find cushy salaries in Seattle (+33 percent), Washington (+24 percent), New York (+22 percent), and Los Angeles (+20 percent). Columbus is the lowest-paying area, 3 percent south of the national average. Employers also pay below the national average in Charlotte (2 percent lower) and Atlanta (1 percent lower).

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Skills That Affect Entry-Level Recruiter Salaries

Interviewing
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Human Resources
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Recruiting
0%

Hiring
0%

National Average
$42,000

Sales
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Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
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Customer Service
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Employee Relations
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Marketing Communications
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 540 votes.

Gender

Female
70 %
Male
30 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 79% dental benefits Dental: 70%
vision benefits Vision: 59% employee benefits None: 19%
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