Experienced Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR) Salary

On average, Experienced VPs of Human Resources earn six-figure salaries ($133K) annually, making for a very well-paid profession. Cash earnings for Experienced VPs of Human Resources — including $49K in bonuses and $35K in profit sharing proceeds near the top of the pay scale — generally stretch from $94K to $223K depending on individual performance. Most Experienced VPs of Human Resources like their work and job satisfaction is high. Men are in the minority of survey respondents, with female Experienced VPs of Human Resources making up 76 percent. In this profession, a large number enjoy medical and dental coverage, and a fair number have vision insurance, as well. The information for this rundown comes from respondents who completed PayScale's salary questionnaire.

$89,746 - $191,151
$90K
$130K
$190K
MEDIAN: $133,393
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50%
90%

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$16.75 - $90.08
$48
MEDIAN: $47.60
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$0$222K
Salary $89,746 - $191,151
Bonus $4,970 - $49,082
Profit Sharing $1,108 - $34,521
Total Pay (?
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$93,805 - $222,927
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 1,428
Hourly Data $0$90
Hourly Rate $47.60
Overtime $24.50
Annual Data $0$222K
Bonus $4,970 - $49,082
Profit Sharing $1,108 - $34,521
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).
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$93,805 - $222,927
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: USD
  • Updated: 21 Sep 2017
  • Individuals Reporting: 9

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Pay Difference by Location

National Average: $144,915

Larger city markers indicate a job is popular in that location.

For Experienced VPs of Human Resources, working in the bustling city of Houston has its advantages, including an above-average pay rate. Experienced VPs of Human Resources will also find cushy salaries in San Francisco (+25 percent), Seattle (+24 percent), Chicago (+17 percent), and San Diego (+15 percent). Salt Lake City is the lowest-paying area, 11 percent south of the national average.

Key Stats for Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR)

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 220 votes.
10-19 years
68%
20 years or more
32%
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Skills That Affect Vice President (VP), Human Resources (HR) Salaries

Performance Management
▲12%

Organizational Development
▲7%

▲6%

Leadership
▲6%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▲3%

People Management
▲1%

Team Leadership
▲1%

National Average
$145,000

Benefits & Compensation
▼2%

Strategic Planning
▼2%

Labor Relations
▼2%

Employee Relations
▼4%

Human Resources
▼4%

Legal Compliance
▼5%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
▼7%

Benefits Administration
▼22%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 220 votes.

Gender

Female
75 %
Male
25 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 89%
dental benefits
Dental: 85%
vision benefits
Vision: 75%
no benefits
None: 9%
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