C$54,064
Avg. Salary

Average additional compensation for this job:

Bonus

C$3,955

Profit Sharing

C$1,200

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Specialist is C$54,064 per year.

C$40,312 - C$75,109
C$40K
C$54K
C$75K
MEDIAN: C$54,064
10%
50%
90%
C$17.88 - C$45.67
C$18
C$24
C$46
MEDIAN: C$23.81
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$79K
Salary C$40,312 - C$75,109
Bonus C$974 - C$8,542
Profit Sharing C$1,200
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$40,122 - C$79,477
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 474
Hourly Data C$0C$51
Hourly Rate C$17.88 - C$45.67
Overtime C$27.54 - C$51.06
Annual Data C$0C$79K
Bonus C$974 - C$8,542
Profit Sharing C$1,200
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$40,122 - C$79,477
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 50

Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

A human resources (HR) specialist is responsible to various tasks within the HR department. Working under an HR manager, the HR specialist focuses on a specific task or role such as payroll, benefits, training, compensation, recruiting, and customer service for employees. The HR specialist assists with daily operations of the HR department, which typically includes being the first point of contact for employees. Duties include answering general employee questions, data entry into payroll and HR systems, and administering health benefit plans. This position is in charge of timely submission of employee-related paperwork.

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Human Resources (HR) Specialist Tasks

  • Answer employee questions about policy and procedures, and refers to specialist as needed.
  • Supports and maintains HR activities and programs; such as staffing, compensation, benefits, training and safety.
  • Coordinate and administer employee compensation, training and benefit programs; including communications.
  • Coordinate projects, such as; new hire orientation, HR events, benefits open enrollment and company-wide meetings.
  • Supports HR activities and programs; such as staffing, compensation, benefits, training and safety.

Human Resources (HR) Specialist Pay By Employer

$0$110K

U.S. Army
33 profiles
$41,208

$34,283

Amazon.com Inc
15 profiles
$62,980

$59,227

$63,011

$60,939

$40,522

Rescare, Inc
6 profiles
$34,131

AON Inc
6 profiles
$50,041

$39,612

Common Career Paths for Human Resources (HR) Specialist


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Human Resources (HR) Specialist Job Listings

Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Pay by Experience for a Human Resources (HR) Specialist has a positive trend. An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Specialist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$50,000 based on 122 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Human Resources (HR) Specialist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$55,000 based on 84 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Specialist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$62,000 based on 40 salaries. A Human Resources (HR) Specialist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$87,000 based on 5 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$54,145

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Human Resources (HR) Specialist Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Human Resources (HR) Specialist?

Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Mississauga:
"Building relationships and getting to know the business."
Pros: Working with all different types of people in a diverse industry, inernational experience, travelling.
Cons: Lots of work, only one in HR department, no one to learn off of.

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.
Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Late-Career
▲61%

▲15%

▲2%

National Average
C$54,000

▼7%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Benefits Administration
▲7%



National Average
C$54,000

Employee Relations
▼2%

Training Program Development
▼2%

Recruiting
▼3%

Payroll Administration
▼5%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▼12%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 84 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
3%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
29%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 84%
vision benefits
Vision: 68%
no benefits
None: 9%