The average pay for an Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Generalist is C$49,832 per year.

C$39,371 - C$63,448
C$39K
C$50K
C$63K
MEDIAN: C$50,228
10%
50%
90%
C$14.85 - C$27.09
C$15
C$20
C$27
MEDIAN: C$20.00
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$64K
Salary C$39,371 - C$63,448
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,870
Profit Sharing C$388 - C$3,398
Total Pay (?
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).
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C$38,074 - C$64,212
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 722
Hourly Data C$0C$43
Hourly Rate C$14.85 - C$27.09
Overtime C$20.11 - C$43.63
Annual Data C$0C$64K
Bonus C$0.00 - C$5,870
Profit Sharing C$388 - C$3,398
Total Pay (?
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).
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C$38,074 - C$64,212
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 17 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 126

Human Resources (HR) Generalist Job Listings

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$49,867

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

Human Resources (HR) Generalist Advice

Q: What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Toronto:
"Get an education."
It is all about the people, look, listen and remain open minded.

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Calgary:
"Learn more practical skills."
Many people working in Administrative roles have the educational background but most like practical skills and abilities to perform the job on a daily basis. My advice is to practice data entry skills, typing skills and multitasking duties that will increase your ability to work independently.

Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Ottawa:
"Not a specialist but a generalist."
Your are not a specialist but a generalist. You can't master everything, that's why You have to rely on specialists. You have broad knowledge, when the specialist has deep knowledge.

Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 175 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
75%
5-9 years
20%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries







Labor Relations
▲1%

National Average
C$50,000

Hiring
▼1%

Payroll Administration
▼1%



▼2%

▼5%



Job Satisfaction

Highly satisfied
Rated 4 out of 5
based on 175 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 66%
no benefits
None: 11%