Experienced Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salary

Experienced Human Resources Specialists can expect to earn an average of $55K per year. A large number enjoy medical while a fair number get dental coverage. Vision coverage is also available to a majority. Work is enjoyable for Experienced Human Resources Specialists, who typically claim high levels of job satisfaction. Experienced Human Resources Specialists who responded to the questionnaire are largely women, dominating at 88 percent. Respondents to the PayScale salary survey provided the data for this report.

$39,251 - $80,577
$39K
$55K
$81K
MEDIAN: $55,270
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$15.03 - $29.80
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MEDIAN: $20.73
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$0$80K
Salary $39,251 - $80,577
Bonus $715 - $9,657
Profit Sharing $1,526
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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$36,122 - $79,713
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 741
Hourly Data $0$45
Hourly Rate $15.03 - $29.80
Overtime $22.12 - $45.73
Annual Data $0$79K
Bonus $715 - $9,657
Profit Sharing $1,526
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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$36,122 - $79,713
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 233

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $52,846

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

For those looking to make money, Experienced Human Resources Specialists in Washington enjoy an exceptional pay rate, 56 percent above the national average. Experienced Human Resources Specialists will also find cushy salaries in New York (+35 percent), Denver (+25 percent), Philadelphia (+21 percent), and Chicago (+19 percent). Location is a huge contributor to overall pay, with Experienced Human Resources Specialists in Indianapolis earning a whopping 20 percent below the national average. A couple other locations with smaller-than-average paychecks include Phoenix (18 percent lower) and Oklahoma City (16 percent lower).

Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Specialist

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 179 votes.
10-19 years
88%
20 years or more
12%
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Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Specialist Salaries

Data Analysis
▲3%

Training
▼0%

National Average
$53,000

Performance Management
▼1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▼2%

Recruiting
▼3%

Regulatory Compliance
▼4%

Employee Relations
▼5%


Microsoft Office
▼7%

Hiring
▼8%


Microsoft Excel
▼9%

Payroll Administration
▼9%

Microsoft Word
▼10%

ADP Payroll System
▼10%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 179 votes.

Gender

Female
89 %
Male
11 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 84%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 67%
no benefits
None: 13%
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