Average Human Resources (HR) Administrator Salary

$49,185
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$1,499
Bonus
$4,500
Commission
$1,554
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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Administrator is $49,185.
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$37k
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$49k
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$69k
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$37k - $69k
Bonus
$99 - $5k
Profit Sharing
$148 - $5k
Commission
$306 - $25k
Total Pay
$33k - $65k

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Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Administrator

The top respondents for the job title Human Resources (HR) Administrator are from the companies Macy's, Inc., Eliot Community Human Services, Inc. and Stanford University. Reported salaries are highest at Stanford University where the average pay is $64,300. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include New York University (NYU) and Eliot Community Human Services, Inc., earning around $62,916 and $45,509, respectively. Beaumont Housing Authority pays the lowest at around $38,718. THOR Construction and Macy's, Inc. also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $40,000 and $43,750, respectively.

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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Administrator

Skills in Human Resources (HR), Payroll Administration and Benefits & Compensation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Employee Relations and Administration.

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Administrator

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Administrator with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,694 based on 299 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Administrator with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,547 based on 2,980 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Administrator with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,990 based on 1,231 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Administrator with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,821 based on 1,130 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $56,390.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Administrator in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 12.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (9.4% more) and San Diego, California (6.9% more).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 6,110 survey responses.
Entry Level
4.9%
Early Career
48.8%
Mid Career
20.1%
Experienced
18.5%
Late Career
7.7%