The average salary for a Junior Recruiter is $43,239.
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Job Description for Junior Recruiter
A junior recruiter typically holds an entry-level position within a company's human resources department, assisting in the procurement of future employees. This position typically involves working traditional daytime office inside an office building. A junior recruiter is often the person who initiates the hiring process, posts job openings to generate applications, and identifies and screens qualified candidates. They also frequently schedule interviews with hiring managers, present job offers…Read more
Junior Recruiter Tasks
- Develop a network of candidates, building strong relationships that persist.
- Follow up with candidates and hiring managers.
- Present offers to candidates and close deals.
- Work with hiring managers to understand requirements and ensure fit for candidates.
- Screen, qualify, certify, and interview candidates to identify fit with particular positions.
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Popular Skills for Junior Recruiter
Human Resources (HR)
Skills in Recruiting, Sourcing, Full-Cycle Recruiting and Applicant Tracking System (ATS) Software are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Human Resources (HR).
Pay by Experience Level for Junior Recruiter
An entry-level Junior Recruiter with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $41,447 based on 63 salaries. An early career Junior Recruiter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $43,849 based on 155 salaries. A mid-career Junior Recruiter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $50,000 based on 14 salaries.
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Employees with Junior Recruiter in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 42.8% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Boston, Massachusetts (19.1% more) and Chicago, Illinois (15.6% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Jacksonville, Florida (17.8% less) and Seattle, Washington (17.6% less).
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