The average salary for an Early-Career Human Resources (HR) Director in Chicago, Illinois is $73,548.
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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 that pay less than market rate include Performance Management, Benefits & Compensation, Human Resources (HR), Hiring and Employee Relations.
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 $95,270 based on 69 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $108,060 based on 196 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,901.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Director in their job title in New York, New York earn an average of 14.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Los Angeles, California (11.2% more). The lowest salaries can be found in St. Louis, Missouri (24.8% less), Austin, Texas (12.6% less) and Denver, Colorado (5.6% less).
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