$48,210
Avg. Salary
$18.39
Avg. Hourly Rate

Average additional compensation:

$1,897

Bonus

$985

Profit Sharing

What am I worth?
How should I pay?

The average pay for a Human Resources (HR) Representative is $18.39 per hour.

The median Human Resources (HR) Representative has a base pay of $48,210. Salaries generally range from $35k to $66k. The median bonus is $1,897. Skills that can affect salary include Human Resources, Employee Relations, Microsoft Office, Recruiting, Human Resources Information System (HRIS), Microsoft Excel, Benefits Administration, Benefits & Compensation, Microsoft Word, Payroll Administration, Full-Cycle Recruiting, Windows Operating System General Use, Training, Customer Service, On-Boarding.
$13.54
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$18.39
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$23.99
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MEDIAN $18.39
$35k
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$48k
50%
$66k
90%
MEDIAN $48,210
$34,926 - $65,843
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MEDIAN: $48,210
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$0$65K
Salary $34,926 - $65,843
Bonus $38.81 - $5,716
Profit Sharing $99.33 - $6,671
Total Pay (?
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$31,410 - $62,504
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,014
Hourly Data $0$36
Hourly Rate $13.54 - $23.99
Overtime $19.00 - $36.76
Annual Data $0$62K
Bonus $38.81 - $5,716
Profit Sharing $99.33 - $6,671
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$31,410 - $62,504
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 9 Feb 2019
  • Individuals Reporting: 792

Job Description for Human Resources (HR) Representative

Human resources (HR) representatives complete a number of tasks within the human resources department, such as supporting the organization's personnel-related goals and conducting benefits reporting. They also provide support for your employees by creating a good relationship among all groups of the workplace and create programs and workplace activities related to employee wellness and benefits.

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Common Career Paths for Human Resources (HR) Representative


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Human Resources Representatives' salaries may rise greatly for those who assume a higher-end position such as a Human Resources Director. The average Human Resources Director brings home $80K per year. Human Resources Representatives moving up in their careers tend to step into positions as Human Resources Generalists or Human Resources Managers. The median paychecks in those roles are $4K higher and $16K higher, respectively.

Human Resources (HR) Representative Job Listings

Popular Skills for Human Resources (HR) Representative


Human Resources Representatives report using a deep pool of skills on the job. Most notably, skills in Full-Cycle Recruiting, Benefits & Compensation, Employee Relations, and Human Resources Information System (HRIS) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Customer Service, On-Boarding, and Microsoft Office. Most people experienced in Employee Relations also know Microsoft Office.

Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Representative

Pay by Experience for a Human Resources (HR) Representative has a positive trend. An entry-level Human Resources (HR) Representative with less than 5 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $41,000 based on 676 salaries provided by anonymous users. Average total compensation includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay. A Human Resources (HR) Representative with mid-career experience which includes employees with 5 to 10 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $48,000 based on 245 salaries. An experienced Human Resources (HR) Representative which includes employees with 10 to 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $49,000 based on 147 salaries. A Human Resources (HR) Representative with late-career experience which includes employees with greater than 20 years of experience can expect to earn an average total compensation of $56,000 based on 29 salaries.

Pay Difference by Location

18%

17%

3%

-1%

National Average: $43,631

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For those looking to make money, Human Resources Representatives in Sunnyvale enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 30 percent above the national average. Human Resources Representatives can also look forward to large paychecks in cities like Boston (+20 percent), Houston (+19 percent), San Jose (+18 percent), and Los Angeles (+11 percent). Falling short of the national average by 12 percent, the area with the worst salaries is Columbia. Employers also pay below the national average in Miami (10 percent lower) and Dallas (5 percent lower).

Human Resources (HR) Representative Reviews

Q: What is it like working as a Human Resources (HR) Representative?

Human Resources (HR) Representative in St. Cloud:
"A small big city."
Pros: Opportunity with small towns nearby
Cons: Not an abundance of opportunity in certain fields of work

Human Resources (HR) Representative in Van Nuys:
Make sure to read personnel files! It will help you learn a lot about how companies manage their employee's!

Human Resources (HR) Representative in St. Louis:
"Promotions are rare."
Be prepared for many extra hours.

Human Resources (HR) Representative in Appleton:
Pros: Nice environment, good hours, interesting work.
Cons: Salary, benefits.

Human Resources (HR) Representative in Columbus:
"Don't get taken advantage of."
Be sure and ask what is expected of you and how much potential you have to earn more.

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Representative

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 348 votes.
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Representative Salaries

▲27%

▲12%

▲10%

National Average
$44,000

▼6%

Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Representative Salaries

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 348 votes.

Gender

Female
84 %
Male
16 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
59%
5-9 years
19%
10-19 years
14%
20 years or more
3%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 85%
dental benefits
Dental: 80%
vision benefits
Vision: 72%
no benefits
None: 13%