Average Human Resources (HR) Director with Legal Compliance Skills Salary

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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Director with Legal Compliance skills is $85,617.
MEDIAN $85,617
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$55k - $125k
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$685 - $16k
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$54k - $134k

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Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Director

Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Director

The top respondents for the job title Human Resources (HR) Director are from the companies Terlato Wine Group, YMCA and Dallas Retirement Village. Reported salaries are highest at Terlato Wine Group where the average pay is $92,500. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Dallas Retirement Village, earning around $73,000. HCR ManorCare pays the lowest at around $60,245. YMCA also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $63,871.

Career Paths

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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Director

Skills in Employee Relations, Leadership 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 $51,296 based on 8 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,297 based on 277 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,176 based on 425 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $89,538 based on 1,119 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $93,279.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 30.6% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Atlanta, Georgia (17.6% more) and Los Angeles, California (15.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (3.7% less).

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