Average Human Resources (HR) Officer Salary

$69,958
Avg. SalaryShow Hourly Rate
$9,887
Bonus
$5,000
Profit Sharing
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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Officer is $69,958.
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$41k
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$70k
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$204k
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MEDIAN $69,958
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Salary
$41k - $204k
Bonus
$993 - $100k
Profit Sharing
$5 - $119k
Total Pay
$36k - $207k

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Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Officer

Human Resources (HR) Officer Tasks
  • Manage job postings and applicants and support applicant process
  • Maintain, update, and deliver documentation on personnel
  • Monitor and report on staff employment, performance, training, pay, grievances, leave of absences

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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Officer

Skills in Human Resources (HR) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Payroll Administration, Recruiting, Benefits & Compensation and Employee Relations.

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Officer

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Officer with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $50,739 based on 64 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Officer with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $53,893 based on 162 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Officer with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $62,132 based on 147 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Officer with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,293 based on 175 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $136,902.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Officer in their job title in Chicago, Illinois earn an average of 240.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in San Francisco, California (185.9% more) and Los Angeles, California (85.8% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Baltimore, Maryland (21.7% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 672 survey responses.
Entry Level
9.5%
Early Career
24.1%
Mid Career
21.9%
Experienced
26.0%
Late Career
18.5%