Employment Specialist with Human Resources Skills Salary

Employment Specialists with Human Resources skills can expect wages of $15.87 per hour on average. Most Employment Specialists with Human Resources skills like their work and job satisfaction is high. Medical benefits are awarded to most, and a strong majority earn dental coverage. The vast majority of Employment Specialists with Human Resources skills (85 percent) who participated in the survey are women. The figures in this overview were provided by individuals who took PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$29,976 - $50,377
$30K
$39K
$50K
MEDIAN: $38,562
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$11.12 - $20.05
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MEDIAN: $15.87
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$0$50K
Salary $29,976 - $50,377
Bonus $0.00 - $3,477
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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$25,193 - $45,005
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 61
Hourly Data $0$28
Hourly Rate $11.12 - $20.05
Overtime $0.00 - $28.59
Annual Data $0$45K
Bonus $0.00 - $3,477
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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$25,193 - $45,005
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 11 Jan 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 69

Job Description for Employment Specialist

Employment specialist match current and/or future employees with specific positions within a company. Most specialists look at employees' skill sets and match them to an area that is best suited to the employees' needs and company's goals. This also includes being able to promote, demote, and hire for specific job areas. Employment specialists must listen to the needs of the company and employees, learn how employees' skill sets would affect the company, and ensure that there is a "career profile" for all employees that includes work history, strengths, weaknesses, and other factors. They must also maintain files for employees and/or potential employees, as well as help new employees with training.

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Employment Specialist Tasks

  • Generate interest in employment among candidates.
  • Conduct training on topics which may include soft skills and resume writing.
  • Guide candidates through employment process, assisting with all facets of job search, placement and employment.
  • Assist candidates with developing appropriate social skills and work habits.
  • Work with case management staff to develop integrated employment model.

Employment Specialist Job Listings

Key Stats for Employment Specialist

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Employment Specialist Salaries

Experienced
▲10%

Mid-Career
▲2%

National Average
$36,000

Entry-Level
▼3%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 27 votes.

Gender

Female
85 %
Male
15 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
62%
5-9 years
22%
10-19 years
12%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 81%
dental benefits
Dental: 73%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
no benefits
None: 18%