The average salary for an Early-Career Human Resources (HR) Specialist in Toronto, Ontario is C$52,401.
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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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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Specialist
Benefits & Compensation
Skills in Benefits & Compensation, Human Resources Information System (HRIS) and Performance Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Recruiting and Employee Relations.
Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Specialist
An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Specialist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of C$40,216 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$58,253 based on 36 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Specialist with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of C$76,000 based on 21 salaries.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Specialist in their job title in Edmonton, Alberta earn an average of 6.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Vancouver, British Columbia (6.4% more) and Calgary, Alberta (0.9% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Montréal, Québec (6.4% less), Mississauga, Ontario (5.5% less) and Winnipeg, Manitoba (4.6% less).
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