Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois Salary

A Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Chicago, Illinois earns an average salary of $65,003 per year. Pay for this job does not change much by experience, with the most experienced earning only a bit more than the least. People in this job generally don't have more than 20 years' experience. Skills that are associated with high pay for this job are Organizational Development and Microsoft Excel.

$53,655 - $87,312
$54K
$69K
$87K
MEDIAN: $68,649
10%
50%
90%

Add this chart to your site: 640px    300px

$0$88K
Salary $53,655 - $87,312
Bonus $-0.49 - $11,037
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).
)
$54,535 - $88,328
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 16 Nov 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 46

Job Description for Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist

The role of human resources is one that many people will have encountered in just about any job, but there are multiple facets of a human resources department that help it run smoothly. Arguably, one of the most important roles in the department is the human resources generalist. The generalists try to maintain a steady flow of information and help between all workers, from the top to the bottom. This position primarily exists so that the role of human resources can fulfill its purpose as an efficiency regulator and interpersonal management resource.

Read More...

Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist Tasks

  • Acts as liaison between employee and management to answer questions or concerns regarding company policies, practices and regulations.
  • Collect and analyze human resources data, and make recommendations for changes to management.
  • Design and execute human resources policies and procedures.
  • Coordinate human resources generalists and guide all recruiting and employee relations processes.
  • Administer employee compensation, training and benefit programs.

About Chicago, Illinois

Cook County, Illinois
2,720,556
Male:
1,320,015 (48.5%)
Female:
1,400,541 (51.5%)
Chicago (/ʃᵻˈkɑːɡoʊ/ or /ʃᵻˈkɔːɡoʊ/), officially the City of Chicago, is the third-most populous city in the United States. With over 2.7 million residents, it is the most populous city in the state of Illinois and the Midwestern United States, and the county seat of Cook County. The Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, has nearly 10 million people and is the third-largest in the U.S. Chicago was incorporated as a city in 1837, near a portage between the Great Lakes and the Mississippi River watershed, and grew rapidly in the mid-nineteenth century. The city is an international hub for finance, commerce, industry, technology, telecommunications, and transportation: O'Hare International Airport is the second-busiest airport in the world when measured by aircraft traffic; the region also has the largest number of U.S. highways and rail road freight. In 2012, Chicago was listed as an alpha global city by the Globalization and World Cities Research...
Chicago:
$50,702
Illinois:
$59,588
$985
Chicago:
$238,500
Illinois:
$180,300
6.3%

Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist Job Listings

Key Stats for Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.
1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
6%

Experience Affects Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

▼0%

National Average
$70,000

▼4%

Entry-Level
▼6%

Skills That Affect Senior Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Organizational Development
▲13%

Microsoft Excel
▲9%

Performance Management
▲3%

National Average
$70,000


Legal Compliance
▼1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▼2%

Training
▼3%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
▼4%


Microsoft Office
▼7%

Benefits & Compensation
▼8%

Recruiting
▼8%

Payroll Administration
▼8%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 8 votes.

Gender

Female
81 %
Male
19 %

Years of Experience

1-4 years
13%
5-9 years
47%
10-19 years
34%
20 years or more
6%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 95%
dental benefits
Dental: 91%
vision benefits
Vision: 86%
no benefits
None: 5%