Average Mid-Career Human Resources (HR) Director Salary

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The average salary for a Mid-Career Human Resources (HR) Director is $80,610.
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Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Director

The top respondents for the job title Human Resources (HR) Director are from the companies HCR ManorCare, McBride Construction and Voorhees Pediatric Facility. Reported salaries are highest at Embassy Suites Hotels where the average pay is $74,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Voorhees Pediatric Facility, earning around $71,497. HCR ManorCare pays the lowest at around $51,978. McBride Construction also pays on the lower end of the scale, paying $70,678.

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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Director

Skills in Leadership and Performance Management 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. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $93,346 based on 8,281 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $99,783.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 49.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (31.5% more) and Los Angeles, California (30.4% more).

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