$53,665
Avg. Salary
$20.19
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$2,458

Bonus

$1,778

Profit Sharing

$750

Commission

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist with Employee Relations skills is $20.19 per hour.

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist with Employee Relations skills is $53,665 per year.

$15.12
10%
$20.19
50%
$27.12
90%
MEDIAN $20.19
$41k
10%
$54k
50%
$70k
90%
MEDIAN $53,665
$40,888 - $70,085
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$54K
$70K
MEDIAN: $53,665
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$15.12 - $27.12
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$0$70K
Salary $40,888 - $70,085
Bonus $299 - $6,376
Profit Sharing $250 - $5,080
Commission $750
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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$38,356 - $70,316
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 8,485
Hourly Data $0$40
Hourly Rate $15.12 - $27.12
Hourly Tips $0.58
Overtime $22.11 - $40.17
Annual Data $0$70K
Bonus $299 - $6,376
Commission $750
Profit Sharing $250 - $5,080
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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$38,356 - $70,316
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 19 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 2,051

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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Human Resources (HR) Generalist Tasks
  • Guide managers in recruiting and employee relations.
  • Administer employee compensation, training and benefit programs.
  • Acts as liaison between employee and management to answer questions or concerns regarding company policies, practices and regulations.
  • Process, verify and maintain documentation relating to HR activities such as staffing, training and performance evaluations.

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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 $49,000 based on 2,601 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 $54,000 based on 1,791 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 $55,000 based on 1,098 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 $56,000 based on 240 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,540

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2438 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

▲6%

Late-Career
▲6%

▲2%

National Average
$53,000

▼7%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 2438 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
43%
5-9 years
31%
10-19 years
20%
20 years or more
5%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 78%
vision benefits
Vision: 69%
no benefits
None: 14%