The average salary for an Early-Career Human Resources (HR) Director with Employee Relations skills in Seattle, Washington is $71,151.
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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
Human Resources (HR) Director Tasks
- Oversee staff operations, business planning and budget development of HR programs.
- Plan, direct and manages all human resources initiatives; recruitment, compensation, benefits, training and employee relations of an organization.
- Ensure policies, procedures and HR programs are consistently administered, aligned with organizational goals and are in compliance with professional standards, state and federal regulatory requirements and laws.
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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Director
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Skills in Leadership, Hiring and Human Resources (HR) are correlated to pay that is above average.
Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Director
A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $100,000 based on 11 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $115,960 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $117,585.
Pay Difference by Location
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 28.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (8.5% more) and Houston, Texas (4.1% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Portland, Oregon (12.3% less), Austin, Texas (11.1% less) and Atlanta, Georgia (3.0% less).
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