$55,914
Avg. Salary
$20.46
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,990

Bonus

$1,741

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist with Performance Management skills is $20.46 per hour.

The median Human Resources (HR) Generalist has a base pay of $55,914. Salaries generally range from $42k to $73k. The median bonus is $2,990. Skills that can affect salary include Performance Management.
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$20.46
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$27.70
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MEDIAN $20.46
$42k
10%
$56k
50%
$73k
90%
MEDIAN $55,914
$42,150 - $72,879
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$0$73K
Salary $42,150 - $72,879
Bonus $297 - $7,365
Profit Sharing $153 - $5,145
Total Pay (?
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$40,193 - $73,897
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,651
Hourly Data $0$41
Hourly Rate $15.26 - $27.70
Hourly Tips $0.58
Overtime $21.68 - $41.40
Annual Data $0$73K
Bonus $297 - $7,365
Profit Sharing $153 - $5,145
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$40,193 - $73,897
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 13 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 474

Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

A human resources generalist helps managers make decisions relating to human resources, such as maintaining good relationships with employees and hiring new talent. The generalist will often help upper management determine strategies for hiring quality personnel.

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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Pay by Experience for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist has a positive trend. An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Generalist with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $51,000 based on 1,001 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 753 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Generalist which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $59,000 based on 441 salaries. A Human Resources (HR) Generalist with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $58,000 based on 99 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $55,192

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

With a pay rate for Human Resources Generalists with Performance Management skills that is 22 percent greater than the national average, San Francisco offers a comfortable salary for those in this profession. Human Resources Generalists with Performance Management skills will also find cushy salaries in New York (+21 percent), Minneapolis (+14 percent), Boston (+13 percent), and Seattle (+10 percent). Human Resources Generalists with Performance Management skills' salaries are heavily influenced by location — Human Resources Generalists with Performance Management skills in Grand Rapids bring in salaries that are 21 percent lower than the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Louisville (18 percent lower) and Miami (14 percent lower).

Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 684 votes.
Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

▲7%

Late-Career
▲5%

▲2%

National Average
$55,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 684 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
1%
1-4 years
40%
5-9 years
34%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 86%
dental benefits
Dental: 81%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
no benefits
None: 12%