The average salary for a Mid-Career Human Resources (HR) Director with Employee Relations skills is $79,155.
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Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Director
Human resource directors have many different roles and responsibilities in many different organizations. These directors can head up several departments and put in place someone to manage them. They are strategic partners, and proponents for the company and for the people who work for the company. They also have the responsibility of dealing with the day-to-day problems and complaints from their employees, employee benefits, payroll and employee paperwork. They ensure employees' adherence to pol…Read more
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Skills in Leadership, Performance Management and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Hiring and Benefits & Compensation.
Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Director
An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $53,926 based on 38 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,588 based on 1,147 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $91,583 based on 4,354 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $97,986.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 31.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (31.0% more) and Chicago, Illinois (16.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (2.5% less).
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