Average Talent Acquisition Specialist with Human Resources (HR) Skills Salary in Chicago, Illinois

$59,988
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$2,023
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The average salary for a Talent Acquisition Specialist with Human Resources (HR) skills in Chicago, Illinois is $59,988.
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$45k
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$60k
90%
$79k
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$45k - $79k
Bonus
$503 - $12k
Total Pay
$43k - $81k

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Job Description for Talent Acquisition Specialist

Talent Acquisition Specialist Tasks
  • Facilitate recruitment from defining skill needs to building the talent pool and hiring.
  • Document interactions, outreach, and screening results as well as staffing metrics.
  • Evaluate and screen potential hires, and assist them through the interview and hiring process.
  • Develop social media and event-based recruiting opportunities to identify applicants and secure referrals.

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Popular Skills for Talent Acquisition Specialist

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

Pay by Experience Level for Talent Acquisition Specialist

An early career Talent Acquisition Specialist with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of $55,955 based on 20 salaries. A mid-career Talent Acquisition Specialist with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of $68,328 based on 5 salaries.
Employees with Talent Acquisition Specialist in their job title in San Diego, California earn an average of 10.7% more than the national average. These job titles also find higher than average salaries in New York, New York (7.5% more) and Boston, Massachusetts (2.5% more). The lowest salaries can be found in Houston, Texas (18.1% less), Atlanta, Georgia (14.5% less) and Los Angeles, California (4.5% less).

Years of Experience

This data is based on 25 survey responses.
Early Career
80.0%
Mid Career
20.0%