The average salary for a Recruiting Director is $91,833.
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Job Description for Recruiting Director
Recruiting directors are responsible for setting guidelines for the company's hiring policies and overseeing a team of employees. Strong interpersonal and communication skills are important in this position, as they must maintain constant communication with upper management and members of the recruiting and human resources (HR) departments. They must also be proficient with Microsoft Office and other administrative software to produce and deliver reports and data related to the company’s talent …Read more
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Popular Skills for Recruiting Director
Skills in People Management and Strategic Planning are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Sourcing, Recruiting and Full-Cycle Recruiting.
Pay by Experience Level for Recruiting Director
An entry-level Recruiting Director with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $47,932 based on 6 salaries. An early career Recruiting Director with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $65,436 based on 77 salaries. A mid-career Recruiting Director with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $84,034 based on 115 salaries. An experienced Recruiting Director with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $103,574 based on 227 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $120,082.
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Employees with Recruiting Director in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 57.1% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (45.2% more) and New York, New York (23.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Atlanta, Georgia (30.9% less) and Dallas, Texas (2.8% less).
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