Recruitment Manager Salary

For Recruitment Managers, yearly average wages total $66K annually. Including potential for bonuses, profit sharing and commission — peaking near $15K, $10K, and $36K, respectively — total cash payment to Recruitment Managers can bottom out near $42K or top out at around $99K. Residence is the biggest factor affecting pay for this group, followed by years of experience. Most Recruitment Managers like their work and job satisfaction is high. Nearly all report receiving medical coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect dental insurance. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Recruitment Managers making up 71 percent. The information for this snapshot was generated by responses to the PayScale salary survey.
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$42,789 - $94,959
$43K
$66K
$95K
MEDIAN: $65,621
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$13.68 - $44.88
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MEDIAN: $18.31
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$34K$68K$102K
Salary
$42,789 - $94,959  
   
Bonus
$776 - $14,899  
Profit Sharing
$755 - $9,933  
Commission
$-0.50 - $36,365  
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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$42,400 - $99,235  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 292
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$17$34$51
Hourly Rate
$13.68 - $44.88  
   
Overtime
$19.04  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$50K$100K$150K
Bonus
$776 - $14,899  
   
Commission
$-0.50 - $36,365  
Profit Sharing
$755 - $9,933  
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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$42,400 - $99,235  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 4 May 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 11

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Job Description for Recruitment Manager

A recruitment manager works in upper-level management to identify and acquire new personnel to fill available roles that come open within the company. Typically, this manager works to hire other managers, but, in some situations, they may also offer input on lower-level positions with specialized skills.

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Recruitment Manager Tasks

  • Develop and drive strategy for overall corporate recruitment initiatives.
  • Ensure services and policies are in compliance with company, professional standards and state and federal laws and regulations.
  • Manage recruitment budget and organizational recruitment plans.
  • Manage the selection, training and development of recruitment staff.
  • Source, interview and present candidates whose values are inline with the organizations overall goals and needs to management.

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Popular Skills for Recruitment Manager


Recruitment Managers typically list a handful of skills they use on the job. Most notably, skills in Full-Cycle Recruiting, People Management, Recruiting, and Human Resources are correlated to pay that is above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Human Resources and Recruiting. Most people skilled in People Management are similarly competent in Full-Cycle Recruiting.

Pay by Experience Level for Recruitment Manager

Pay by Experience for a Recruitment Manager has a positive trend. An entry-level Recruitment Manager with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 116 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Recruitment Manager with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $69,000 based on 127 salaries. An experienced Recruitment Manager which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $82,000 based on 98 salaries. A Recruitment Manager with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $84,000 based on 21 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $68,012

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Recruitment Managers, busy Dallas offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 41 percent above the national average. Recruitment Managers can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Tampa (+32 percent), Houston (+30 percent), San Diego (+18 percent), and New York (+3 percent). Location significantly influences compensation, with Cleveland Recruitment Managers earning much less — 24 percent less — than the national average. Employers in Los Angeles and Chicago also lean toward paying below-median salaries (23 percent lower and 15 percent lower, respectively).

Recruitment Manager Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Recruitment Manager?

Recruitment Manager in Chicago:
"Changing."
Pros: Working with good people. Connecting them to resources. Culture of organization. Flexibility within role for creativity.
Cons: Often working solo when on the road.

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Key Stats for Recruitment Manager

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Recruitment Manager Salaries

▲23%

▲21%

▲1%

National Average
$68,000

▼25%

Skills That Affect Recruitment Manager Salaries



National Average
$68,000

▼7%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 45 votes.

Gender

Female
71 %
Male
29 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
27%
5-9 years
32%
10-19 years
32%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 91%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 70%
no benefits
None: 8%
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