Experienced Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR) Salary

Salaries for Experienced VPs of Human Resources are generous, with average pay above six figures ($126K) per year. Final cash compensation to Experienced VPs of Human Resources varies from around $88K to approximately $216K; choice pay grades include potential for bonuses and profit sharing as high as $50K and $25K, respectively. Almost all enjoy medical and dental coverage in this occupation, and a fair number get vision benefits. Job satisfaction is reported as high by the vast majority of workers. The data for this snapshot was collected from individuals who took PayScale's salary survey.

$83,347 - $183,063
MEDIAN: $126,339

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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.
$83,347 - $183,063  
$4,027 - $49,522  
Profit Sharing
$1,370 - $24,875  
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).
$87,895 - $215,790  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 2 Jul 2015 | Individuals Reporting: 1,480
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Skills That Affect Experienced Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR) Salaries

International Human Resources (HR)
up arrow 27%

Organizational Development
up arrow 10%

Labor Relations
up arrow 9%

Strategic Planning
up arrow 6%

up arrow 6%

People Management
up arrow 4%

Performance Management
up arrow 2%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 1%

Benefits & Compensation

Legal Compliance

National Average

up arrow 1%

up arrow 4%

Employee Relations
up arrow 5%

Human Resources
up arrow 5%

Benefits Administration
up arrow 17%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 242 votes.


69 %
31 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits Medical: 91% dental benefits Dental: 86%
vision benefits Vision: 73% employee benefits None: 7%