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Recruiting Specialist Salary

The average pay for a Recruiting Specialist is $44,383 per year. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

$32,174 - $64,110
(Median)
$32K
$44K
$64K
MEDIAN: $44,382
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90%

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$11.86 - $26.70
(Median)
$12
$17
$27
MEDIAN: $16.00
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90%

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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
$32,174 - $64,110  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,973  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $5,896  
Commission
$613 - $24,468  
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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$30,828 - $65,892  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 316
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$15$30$45
Hourly Rate
$11.86 - $26.70  
   
Overtime
$17.75 - $44.67  
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.
)
$0$30K$60K$90K
Bonus
$0.00 - $9,973  
   
Commission
$613 - $24,468  
Profit Sharing
$983 - $5,896  
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).
)
$30,828 - $65,892  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 31 Mar 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 94

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Job Description for Recruiting Specialist

Companies have an almost constant need to attract talented and skilled workers and managers to their organization. A larger company may have its own dedicated recruiting department that hires recruiting specialists, but there are also companies that specialize exclusively in recruiting; these companies also employ recruiting specialists and subcontract their services to companies.

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Recruiting Specialist Tasks

  • May be involved in writing and placing advertising for open positions in publications; online and print.
  • Source, screen and interview applicants to obtain information on work history, training, education, and job skills for open positions; may utilize ATS.
  • Arrange for interviews and provide travel arrangements as necessary.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with hiring managers to stay abreast of current and future hiring and business needs.
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures.

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Pay by Experience Level for Recruiting Specialist

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

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Experience Affects Recruiting Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 27%

Experienced
up arrow 26%

Mid-Career
up arrow 15%

National Average
$43,000


Skills That Affect Recruiting Specialist Salaries


Recruiting
up arrow 1%

National Average
$43,000

Human Resources
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 80 votes.

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
9%
20 years or more
2%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 82% dental benefits Dental: 78%
vision benefits Vision: 62% employee benefits None: 15%