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Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salary in Chicago, Illinois

A Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $66,692 per year. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career.

$54,878 - $84,839
MEDIAN: $66,691

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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.
$54,878 - $84,839  
$-0.49 - $8,770  
Profit Sharing
$3,387 - $4,069  
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).
$57,747 - $87,980  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 1 Apr 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 48

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Experience Affects Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

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National Average

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Skills That Affect Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois Salaries

National Average

Employee Relations
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Full-Cycle Recruiting
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Benefits & Compensation
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Legal Compliance
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Job Satisfaction

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


83 %
17 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
5-9 years
10-19 years
20 years or more

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 96% dental benefits Dental: 96%
vision benefits Vision: 69% employee benefits None: 2%