Staffing Consultant Salary

Staffing Consultants in the United States can expect only a modest salary, with average pay of just $39K per year. Experience level and the company each impact pay for this group, with the former having the largest influence. The majority of workers are highly satisfied with their job. While some workers in this profession — close to one-fourth — do not have any health coverage, a fair number do receive medical benefits and the greater part have dental insurance. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Staffing Consultants making up 74 percent.

$25,564 - $71,244
(Median)
$26K
$39K
$71K
MEDIAN: $38,701
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$9.70 - $24.00
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$9
$15
$24
MEDIAN: $15.00
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$25,564 - $71,244  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,801  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $7,800  
Commission
$2,457 - $12,208  
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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$26,559 - $71,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 188
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$12$24$36
Hourly Rate
$9.70 - $24.00  
   
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$24K$48K$72K
Bonus
$0.00 - $11,801  
   
Commission
$2,457 - $12,208  
Profit Sharing
$500 - $7,800  
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).
)
$26,559 - $71,835  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 20 Jun 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 34
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Job Description for Staffing Consultant

Staffing consultants may perform a number of functions for clients. A main role is helping recruit high-quality employees that best fit job openings.They work directly with management to determine the desired type of employee and organize position advertising, recruitment, interviews, and job negotiations. Generally, staffing consultants hold a temporary position. For most companies, the consultant is needed when a position becomes open; however, for new companies and companies in transition, the consultant may be an integral part of helping the employer identify the type of employees they need. The staffing consultant is especially necessary when employers are having a difficult time filling specialized roles. The staffing consultant generally works indoors in an office environment, and they are required to travel (such as networking with candidates at job fairs and conventions).

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Staffing Consultant 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.
  • Establish and maintain relationships with hiring managers to stay abreast of current and future hiring and business needs.
  • Arrange for interviews and provide travel arrangements as necessary.

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The lowest salaries can be found at Express Employment Professionals — median pay is $32K — and there is little variation in compensation, with paychecks starting at $26K and only reaching $40K.


Staffing Consultants generally report applying a varied skill set to their work. Fortunate workers who know Account Management command much higher paychecks, scoring salaries 54 percent above average. At the other end of the pay range are skills like Customer Service. Competency in Recruiting frequently indicates knowledge of Sales.

Staffing Consultant Reviews

What is it like working as a Staffing Consultant?

Staffing Consultant in Bradford:
"Giving People Jobs."
Pros: I like that I am able to help those looking to help themselves. It is a great feeling when someone thanks you for changing their lives.
Cons: There is too much responsibility put on one person. I actually wear about 7 hats here.

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Experience Affects Staffing Consultant Salaries

Experienced
up arrow 52%

Mid-Career
up arrow 23%

National Average
$40,000


Skills That Affect Staffing Consultant Salaries

Account Management
up arrow 54%

Human Resources
up arrow 2%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 2%

Recruiting
0%

National Average
$40,000

Sales
up arrow 2%

Customer Service
up arrow 15%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
56%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 71% dental benefits Dental: 59%
vision benefits Vision: 50% employee benefits None: 26%
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