Average Senior Technical Recruiter Salary

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The average salary for a Senior Technical Recruiter is $79,646.
MEDIAN $79,646
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$50k - $122k
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$412 - $24k
$5k - $39k
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$56k - $130k

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Job Description for Senior Technical Recruiter

Senior Technical Recruiter Tasks
  • Establish and maintain relationships with hiring managers to stay abreast of current and future hiring and business needs.
  • Advise managers and employees on staffing policies and procedures.
  • Arrange for interviews and provide travel arrangements as necessary.
  • May be involved in writing and placing advertising for open positions in publications; online and print.
  • Source, screen and interview applicants to obtain information on work history, training, education, and job skills for open positions; may utilize ATS.

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Popular Skills for Senior Technical Recruiter

Skills in Full-Cycle Recruiting, Sourcing and Negotiation are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Applicant Tracking System (ATS) Software and Recruiting.

Pay by Experience Level for Senior Technical Recruiter

An early career Senior Technical Recruiter with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $65,677 based on 102 salaries. A mid-career Senior Technical Recruiter with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $79,355 based on 306 salaries. An experienced Senior Technical Recruiter with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $88,843 based on 294 salaries. In their late career (20 years and higher), employees earn an average total compensation of $88,014.
Employees with Senior Technical Recruiter in their job title in San Francisco, California earn an average of 49.4% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in Seattle, Washington (27.0% more) and New York, New York (25.6% more).

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