The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist with Recruiting skills in Canada is C$53,397.
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Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Generalist
A human resources generalist helps managers make decisions relating to human resources, such as maintaining good relationships with employees and hiring new talent. The generalist will often help upper management determine strategies for hiring quality personnel. The generalist may also administer general human resources duties, such as payroll, benefits, and training. Sometimes, it may be essential to look over company policies and practices and to suggest changes. The generalist may deploy n…Read more
Human Resources (HR) Generalist Tasks
- Guide managers in recruiting and employee relations.
- Administer employee compensation, training and benefit programs.
- Acts as liaison between employee and management to answer questions or concerns regarding company policies, practices and regulations.
- Process, verify and maintain documentation relating to HR activities such as staffing, training and performance evaluations.
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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Generalist
Benefits & Compensation
Skills in Employee Relations, Full-Cycle Recruiting, Benefits & Compensation and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Benefits Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist
An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Generalist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$44,725 based on 7 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$51,426 based on 357 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$56,359 based on 210 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$58,947 based on 86 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$70,000.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Generalist in their job title in Calgary, Alberta earn an average of 10.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Montréal, Québec (4.1% more) and Vancouver, British Columbia (3.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Winnipeg, Manitoba (10.2% less) and London, Ontario (7.3% less).
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