Average Human Resources (HR) Representative Salary

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The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Representative is $48,684.
MEDIAN $48,684
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$35k - $66k
$81 - $5k
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$102 - $6k
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$31k - $63k

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Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Representative

Popular Employer Salaries for Human Resources (HR) Representative

The top respondents for the job title Human Resources (HR) Representative are from the companies Insperity, Inc., ABM Industries, Inc. and Schlumberger. Reported salaries are highest at Schlumberger where the average pay is $60,000. Other companies that offer high salaries for this role include Bechtel Corporation and WestRock Company, earning around $59,298 and $58,730, respectively. ABM Industries, Inc. pays the lowest at around $32,454. Lippert Components Inc. and Blackfoot Communications also pay on the lower end of the scale, paying $40,000 and $45,644, respectively.

Career Paths

Explore the most common career paths for Human Resources (HR) Representative. Thickness and color of lines indicates popularity of movement from one job to the next. Visit our career path planner to research other job paths.
Human Resources (HR) Representative
Human Resources (HR) Manager
Human Resources (HR) Generalist
Human Resources (HR) Business Partner
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Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Representative

Skills in Human Resources (HR), Employee Relations, Recruiting and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Representative

An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Representative with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $40,947 based on 81 salaries. An early career Human Resources (HR) Representative with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $46,515 based on 1,054 salaries. A mid-career Human Resources (HR) Representative with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $52,560 based on 342 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Representative with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $54,025 based on 244 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $54,528.
Employees with Human Resources (HR) Representative in their job title in San Jose, California earn an average of 26.2% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Houston, Texas (13.3% more) and Dallas, Texas (11.0% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Chicago, Illinois (12.1% less).

Years of Experience

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