$39,254
Avg. Salary
$15.94
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,039

Bonus

$1,206

Profit Sharing

$2,100

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Assistant is $15.94 per hour.

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Assistant is $39,254 per year.

$12.11
10%
$15.94
50%
$20.61
90%
MEDIAN $15.94
$30k
10%
$39k
50%
$52k
90%
MEDIAN $39,254
$29,773 - $52,381
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$52K
MEDIAN: $39,254
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90%

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$12.11 - $20.61
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$0$52K
Salary $29,773 - $52,381
Bonus $258 - $4,120
Profit Sharing $294 - $4,823
Commission $2,100
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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$26,379 - $48,230
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 3,824
Hourly Data $0$31
Hourly Rate $12.11 - $20.61
Hourly Tips $0.75
Overtime $18.11 - $31.86
Annual Data $0$48K
Bonus $258 - $4,120
Commission $2,100
Profit Sharing $294 - $4,823
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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$26,379 - $48,230
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 12 Dec 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 7,664

Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Assistant

Human resources (HR) assistants are responsible for facilitating HR processes, communicating with employees, and representing their company in all staff matters. These professionals are in charge of completing administrative paperwork, regarding new hires, termination, benefits, and other workplace programs.

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Human Resources (HR) Assistant Tasks

  • Answer employee questions about policy and procedures, and refers to specialist as needed.
  • Assist in projects, such as; HR events, benefits open enrollment, employee communications and company-wide meetings.
  • Compiles and prepares data for statistical reporting.
  • Supports employment area with scheduling interviews, handling reference checks and personnel changes.
  • Provides overall administrative support to the HR department, including maintaining, processing documentation and records.

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Assistant

Pay by Experience for a Human Resources (HR) Assistant has a positive trend. An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Assistant with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $34,000 based on 4,666 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Human Resources (HR) Assistant with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $36,000 based on 1,141 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Assistant which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $38,000 based on 712 salaries. A Human Resources (HR) Assistant with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $40,000 based on 186 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $35,454

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

Human Resources (HR) Assistant Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Human Resources (HR) Assistant?

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Clinton:
"Overall review."
Pros: Close to home.
Cons: Pay level and growth opportunities.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Madison:
Pros: I work on my own with minimal supervision.
Cons: Top management issues.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Salt Lake City:
"Flexible, office conditions, corporate culture."
Pros: The flexibility with school.
Cons: Not enough recognition, no pay raises.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Shelton:
"Corporate culture."
Pros: The co workers, minimal stress, hours, commute,
Cons: Pay.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Fort Lauderdale:
"You Must Like To Deal With People."
Do not take anything personally. Learn to detach yourself while still remembering that you are dealing with people.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Salisbury:
"Stressful Front Line."
Definitely ask exactly what are your job responsibilities - I.e., will you be doing exactly your job responsibility or does it mysteriously happen that you are the department receptionist instead.

Human Resources (HR) Assistant in Milwaukee:
Pros: Multitasking.
Cons: Lack of job description, translate, interrupted to oversee employee relations outside of my area.

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Assistant

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1935 votes.
Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Assistant Salaries

▲13%

▲8%

▲3%

National Average
$35,000

▼4%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Assistant Salaries





National Average
$35,000

Employee Relations
▼2%

Administration
▼2%

Recruiting
▼2%






▼5%

▼6%

▼6%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 1935 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
10%
1-4 years
63%
5-9 years
14%
10-19 years
10%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 75%
dental benefits
Dental: 68%
vision benefits
Vision: 58%
no benefits
None: 22%