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Average Human Resources (HR) Administrator Salary in Canada

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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Administrator in Canada is C$44,838.
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What Do Human Resources (HR) Administrators Do?

Job Satisfaction for Human Resources (HR) Administrator

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Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Administrator

The top respondents for the job title Human Resources (HR) Administrator are from the companies McGill University, Apps Transport Group and Birchwood Automotive Group. Reported salaries are highest at McGill University where the average pay is C$52,786. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Apps Transport Group, earning around C$44,339. Birchwood Automotive Group pays the lowest at around C$37,047. DAC Group also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying C$41,994.

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What Are Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Administrators?

Skills in Human Resources (HR), Payroll Administration, Benefits & Compensation and Employee Relations are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Administration.

What is the Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Administrators?

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$39,963 based on 77 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$43,539 based on 683 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$49,868 based on 177 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$52,322 based on 106 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$57,702.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Administrator in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 11.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Calgary, Alberta (11.0% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (4.7% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Mississauga, Ontario (6.0% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.4% less) and Toronto, Ontario (2.8% less).

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