The average pay for a Late-Career Director of Human Resources (HR) is C$120,036 per year. A skill in Organizational Development is associated with high pay for this job.

C$75,579 - C$147,204
MEDIAN: C$105,045
Salary C$75,579 - C$147,204
Bonus C$5,017 - C$32,518
Profit Sharing C$14,000
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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).
C$77,539 - C$170,079
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 47

Job Description for Director of Human Resources (HR)

Human resources directors are responsible for guiding and managing the overall activities of their companies' human resources (HR) departments. These responsibilities include managing HR services and policies along with programs for the entire company. HR directors serve as advocates who ensures that all company and employee interactions are handled in a fair and consistent manner. Other responsibilities generally include recruiting, orientation, development and training of new employees, payroll processing, and salary and benefit administration. HR directors are also responsible for employee relations and policy development along with performance improvement. They generally report directly to the CEO (or other executive staff members) and are responsible for compliance with all regulatory concerns.


Director of Human Resources (HR) Tasks

  • Ensure policies, procedures and HR programs are consistently administered, aligned with organizational goals and are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements and laws.
  • Plan, direct and manages all human resources initiatives; recruitment, compensation, benefits, training and employee relations of an organization.
  • Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development of HR programs.

Director of Human Resources (HR) Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$118,430

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

Key Stats for Director of Human Resources (HR)


77 %
23 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.
20 years or more

Skills That Affect Director of Human Resources (HR) Salaries


National Average

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 3 votes.


77 %
23 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 97%
dental benefits
Dental: 92%
vision benefits
Vision: 78%
no benefits
None: 3%