The average salary for a Mid-Career Human Resources (HR) Manager in San Jose, California is $85,993.
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Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Manager
A human resources (HR) manager oversees policies, procedures and compliance relating to employees for their organization. They ensure all human resources activities are in compliance with local, state and federal laws, as well as implement and oversee programs related to employee benefits and initiatives. Insurance programs, flexible work arrangement programs, maternity leave, open enrollment programs, and vacation and sick leave benefits are overseen by the human resources manager as well. Thes…Read more
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Skills in Employee Relations, Benefits & Compensation and Performance Management are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Recruiting and Human Resources (HR).
Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Manager
An early career Human Resources (HR) Manager with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $71,122 based on 34 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Manager with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $99,416 based on 52 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $96,562.
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Employees with Human Resources (HR) Manager in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 7.6% more than the national average. The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (18.7% less), Houston, Texas (14.1% less) and Chicago, Illinois (11.0% less).
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