Avg. Base Salary (USD)
The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist is $54,364
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalists?
An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Generalist with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $46,427 based on 113 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Generalist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $51,976 …Read more
What Do Human Resources (HR) Generalists Do?
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.
The generalist may also administer general human resources duties, such as payroll, benefits, and training. Sometimes, it may be essential to look over company policies and practices and to suggest changes. The generalist may deploy …Read more
- 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.