A Recruiter earns an average salary of C$45,306 per year. Pay for this job rises steadily for more experienced workers, but goes down noticeably for the few employees with more than 20 years' experience. People in this job generally don't have more than 10 years' experience.

C$33,699 - C$68,170
C$34K
C$46K
C$68K
MEDIAN: C$45,573
10%
50%
90%
C$12.29 - C$26.09
C$12
C$17
C$26
MEDIAN: C$16.77
10%
50%
90%
C$0C$69K
Salary C$33,699 - C$68,170
Bonus C$345 - C$9,969
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$8,081
Commission C$1,503 - C$20,463
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$31,199 - C$69,925
  • Country: Canada
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 973
Hourly Data C$0C$52
Hourly Rate C$12.29 - C$26.09
Overtime C$12.82 - C$52.20
Annual Data C$0C$69K
Bonus C$345 - C$9,969
Commission C$1,503 - C$20,463
Profit Sharing C$0.00 - C$8,081
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$31,199 - C$69,925
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: CAD
  • Updated: 20 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 244

Job Description for Recruiter

Recruiters work in a variety of fields, with one of the most common positions being a job recruiter. A job recruiter is hired by a particular company to find qualified employees. They often explore popular resume-posting websites and seek out qualified candidates for interviews; many recruiters often travel to job fairs and various events for job seekers. Recruiters may work for a single company or for multiple companies at once as an independent contractor.

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Recruiter Tasks

  • Evaluate candidates' strengths compared with clients' requirements, and recommend the best candidates to clients after a detailed screening and skill assessment.
  • Stay current on trends, emerging technologies and new and hard to find skill sets.
  • Network extensively to find potential candidates and clients.
  • Source through internal candidate database as well as professional associations, referrals, and other networking resources.
  • Negotiate wage rates and other terms and conditions of employment with candidates.

Recruiter Pay By Employer

$0$99K

Aerotek
54 profiles
$40,805

$46,302

$35,396

Amazon.com Inc
37 profiles
$66,262

TEKsystems, Inc
25 profiles
$33,575

Adecco
24 profiles
$40,564

$41,566

U.S. Army
20 profiles
$66,793

$33,371

$41,567

Common Career Paths for Recruiter


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Recruiter Job Listings

Popular Skills for Recruiter

Pay by Experience Level for Recruiter

Pay by Experience for a Recruiter has a positive trend. An entry-level Recruiter with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$42,000 based on 413 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Recruiter 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 159 salaries. An experienced Recruiter which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$61,000 based on 63 salaries. A Recruiter with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of C$51,000 based on 7 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: C$45,411

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

Recruiter Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Recruiter?

Recruiter in Montréal:
Pros: Finding people jobs, helping people, interacting with many different kinds of people, see them enjoying their work.
Cons: Strict office environment, office culture, caliber of people working with, repetition, client.

Recruiter in Montreal:
Pros: Learning, hiring people.
Cons:

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Key Stats for Recruiter

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 143 votes.
Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Experience Affects Recruiter Salaries

▲35%

▲21%

Late-Career
▲11%

National Average
C$45,000

▼9%

Skills That Affect Recruiter Salaries

▲4%


National Average
C$45,000


Recruiting
▼3%


Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 143 votes.

Gender

Female
72 %
Male
28 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
8%
1-4 years
58%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
11%
20 years or more
1%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 74%
dental benefits
Dental: 70%
vision benefits
Vision: 55%
no benefits
None: 23%