Average Human Resources (HR) Manager Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$74,272
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$5,210
Bonus
$2,000
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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Manager in Chicago, Illinois is $74,272.
10%
$53k
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$74k
90%
$100k
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Salary
$53k - $100k
Bonus
$978 - $14k
Profit Sharing
$0 - $10k
Total Pay
$52k - $107k

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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Manager

Skills in Employee Relations and Performance Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Benefits Administration, Full-Cycle Recruiting and Benefits & Compensation.

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Manager

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Manager with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,063 based on 10 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,805 based on 141 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Manager with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $76,522 based on 165 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $81,595 based on 165 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $80,710.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 20.0% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (3.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (2.4% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Dallas, Texas (8.8% less), Atlanta, Georgia (7.8% less) and Houston, Texas (0.8% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 546 survey responses.
Entry Level
1.8%
Early Career
25.8%
Mid Career
30.2%
Experienced
30.2%
Late Career
11.9%