The average salary for a Mid-Career Human Resources (HR) Director with Leadership skills in Atlanta, Georgia is $84,370.
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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 Employee Relations, Benefits & Compensation, Hiring and Human Resources (HR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Benefits Administration.
Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Director
An early career Human Resources (HR) Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $69,000 based on 5 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $102,995 based on 71 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $112,501.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in Los Angeles, California earn an average of 50.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (31.5% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.3% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Austin, Texas (20.1% less) and Houston, Texas (6.6% less).
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