The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Ottawa, Ontario is C$54,943.
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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 …Read more
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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Specialist
An early career Human Resources (HR) Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$53,458 based on 6 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$60,000 based on 5 salaries.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Specialist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 15.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (3.4% more) and Mississauga, Ontario (2.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (9.8% less), Winnipeg, Manitoba (1.7% less) and Toronto, Ontario (1.5% less).
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