The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist with Benefits Administration skills in Canada is C$52,177.
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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
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Skills in Employee Relations, Full-Cycle Recruiting, Recruiting, Benefits & Compensation and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) are correlated to pay that is above average.
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$48,087 based on 6 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$50,364 based on 246 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$54,131 based on 159 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$59,967 based on 79 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of C$67,238.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Generalist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 17.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Mississauga, Ontario (8.7% more) and Calgary, Alberta (5.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Brampton, Ontario (7.9% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.5% less) and Vancouver, British Columbia (0.2% less).
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