The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist is R227,914 per year. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Training Management, Recruitment, and Performance Management. Most people with this job move on to other positions after 20 years in this career. Experience has a moderate effect on salary for this job.

R98,617 - R445,064
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Salary R98,617 - R445,064
Bonus R0.00 - R44,531
Profit Sharing R0.00
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R99,867 - R453,215
  • Country: South Africa
  • Currency: ZAR
  • Updated: 10 Jul 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 222

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Pay by Experience for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Generalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R182,000 based on 119 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R295,000 based on 70 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Generalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R344,000 based on 52 salaries. A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of R380,000 based on 14 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: R258,212

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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Human Resources (HR) Generalist?

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Johannesburg:
"I have to know what is happening in the business."
Pros: Recruitment and payroll.
Cons: None.

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

▲47%

▲33%

▲14%

National Average
R258,000

▼30%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries


Recruitment
▲9%


National Average
R258,000



Labor Relations
▼6%



Recruiting
▼12%


Human Resources
▼26%


Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
36%
5-9 years
30%
10-19 years
24%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 49%
dental benefits
Dental: 8%
vision benefits
Vision: 8%
no benefits
None: 50%
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