A Recruiter in Houston, Texas earns an average salary of $52,747 per year. Experience strongly influences pay for this job. The skills that increase pay for this job the most are Negotiation, Applicant Tracking System (ATS), and Sourcing. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$34,995 - $75,219
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$35K
$53K
$75K
MEDIAN: $52,747
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$11.69 - $32.44
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$12
$17
$32
MEDIAN: $17.00
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$34,995 - $75,219  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,032  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Commission
$17,450  
Total Pay (?
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$30,554 - $81,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 86
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Hourly Rate
$11.69 - $32.44  
   
Overtime
$33.97  
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$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $13,032  
   
Commission
$17,450  
Profit Sharing
$3,000  
Total Pay (?
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$30,554 - $81,008  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 28 Oct 2016 | Individuals Reporting: 27

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About Houston, Texas

Harris County, Texas
2,298,628
Male:
1,149,686 (50.0%)
Female:
1,148,942 (50.0%)
Houston (/ˈhjuːstən/ HYOO-stən) is the most populous city in Texas and the fourth-most populous city in the United States, located in Southeast Texas near the Gulf of Mexico. With a census-estimated 2014 population of 2.239 million within a land area of 599.6 square miles (1,553 km2), it also is the largest city in the Southern United States, as well as the seat of Harris County. It is the principal city of Houston–The Woodlands–Sugar Land, which is the fifth-most populated metropolitan area in the United States. Houston was founded on August 28, 1836, near the banks of Buffalo Bayou (now known as Allen's Landing) and incorporated as a city on June 5, 1837. The city was named after former General Sam Houston, who was president of the Republic of Texas and had commanded and won at the Battle of San Jacinto 25 miles (40 km) east of where the city was established. The burgeoning port and railroad...
Houston:
$48,064
Texas:
$55,653
$923
Houston:
$152,200
Texas:
$152,000
4.0%

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Experience Affects Recruiter Salaries



National Average
$51,000


Skills That Affect Recruiter Salaries

Negotiation
up arrow 18%


up arrow 10%



Human Resources
up arrow 5%

Applicant Tracking System (ATS) Software
up arrow 3%

National Average
$51,000

Hiring
up arrow 2%

Oral / Verbal Communication
up arrow 4%

Customer Relationship Management (CRM)
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 6%

Customer Service
up arrow 7%

Sales
up arrow 11%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 11 votes.

Gender

Female
77 %
Male
23 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
27%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
4%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
medical benefits
Vision: 70%
dental benefits
None: 14%
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