The average salary for an Experienced Human Resources (HR) Director is $93,346.
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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
Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Director
The top respondents for the job title Human Resources (HR) Director are from the companies YMCA, HCR ManorCare and Catholic Charities. Reported salaries are highest at Swedish Medical Center where the average pay is $117,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Terlato Wine Group and Planned Parenthood, earning around $93,000 and $83,600, respectively. HCR ManorCare pays the lowest at around $56,474. Catholic Charities and YMCA also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $57,493 and $72,000, respectively.
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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Director
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Skills in Leadership and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Hiring, Benefits & Compensation and Employee Relations.
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 $54,835 based on 109 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $64,333 based on 2,313 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $80,506 based on 3,546 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $99,707.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 38.9% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (30.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (22.9% more).
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