Average Human Resources (HR) Director Salary in Canada

C$99,852
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
C$11,107
Bonus
C$6,500
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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Director in Canada is C$99,852.
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C$68k
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C$100k
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C$135k
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MEDIAN C$99,852
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Salary
C$68k - C$135k
Bonus
C$3k - C$26k
Profit Sharing
C$1k - C$20k
Total Pay
C$66k - C$150k

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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Director

Skills in Leadership and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Benefits & Compensation, Performance Management and Employee Relations.

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Director

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$65,053 based on 10 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$73,205 based on 93 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$92,796 based on 172 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$102,966 based on 599 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$113,434.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 14.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (13.7% more) and Toronto, Ontario (11.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (11.6% less) and Ottawa, Ontario (1.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 1,176 survey responses.
Entry Level
0.9%
Early Career
7.9%
Mid Career
14.6%
Experienced
50.9%
Late Career
25.7%