Median pay for Entry-Level Talent Acquisition Specialists is around $50K annually. Including potential for bonuses and profit sharing — peaking near $10K and $7K, respectively — total cash payment to Entry-Level Talent Acquisition Specialists can bottom out near $36K or peak near $69K depending on individual performance. Most Entry-Level Talent Acquisition Specialists like their work and job satisfaction is high. Most Entry-Level Talent Acquisition Specialists survey respondents are women (74 percent). Most report receiving medical and dental coverage from their employers and a strong majority collect vision insurance.

$36,440 - $67,718
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MEDIAN: $50,227
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$13.73 - $26.43
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National Salary Data (?
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$0$24K$48K$72K
Salary
$36,440 - $67,718  
   
Bonus
$499.38 - $10,090  
Profit Sharing
$98.63 - $7,096  
Commission
$6,240  
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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$35,520 - $69,141  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 689
National Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$14$28$42
Hourly Rate
$13.73 - $26.43  
   
Overtime
$18.21 - $39.94  
National Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$499.38 - $10,090  
   
Commission
$6,240  
Profit Sharing
$98.63 - $7,096  
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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$35,520 - $69,141  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 18 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 168

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $49,768

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For Entry-Level Talent Acquisition Specialists, busy New York offers a higher-than-average pay rate, 23 percent above the national average. Entry-Level Talent Acquisition Specialists can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Washington (+16 percent), Denver (+15 percent), Philadelphia (+14 percent), and Boston (+12 percent). With compensation 18 percent below the national average, St. Louis is not known for hefty paychecks and actually represents the lowest-paying market. Dallas and Tampa are a couple other places where companies are known to pay below the median — salaries are 12 percent lower and 9 percent lower, respectively.

Key Stats for Talent Acquisition Specialist

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 138 votes.
Less than 1 year
7%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
17%
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Skills That Affect Talent Acquisition Specialist Salaries

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Human Resources
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Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 138 votes.

Gender

Female
74 %
Male
26 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 87%
dental benefits
Dental: 82%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
dental benefits
None: 12%
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