How much does a Human Resource make in Boston, MA?

Updated May 7, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$71,802 /yr
Average Base Pay

437 salaries

$45K

Low

$72K

Average

$114K

High

Additional Cash Compensation
Average$5,917Range$1,400 - $25,004
The average salary for a Human Resource is $71,802 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 437 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Human Resource employees in Boston, MA.

Seniority Levels

L2
HR Generalist$69,425 /yr
L3
Senior HR Generalist$83,708 /yr
L4
Lead HR Generalist$73,231 /yr
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Liberty Mutual Insurance
3.8

Liberty Mutual Insurance

Human Resources - Hourly Intern

$20

 /hr
Range: $18 - $23
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$18

$23

$18 - $23 Range

Liberty Mutual Insurance
3.8

Liberty Mutual Insurance

Human Resources

$80,970

 /yr
Range: $50K - $220K

$50K

$220K

$49,930 - $220,388 Range

Boston Children's Hospital
4.1

Boston Children's Hospital

Human Resources

$50,393

 /yr
Range: $42K - $60K

$42K

$60K

$42,163 - $60,000 Range

Iron Mountain Inc
3.4

Iron Mountain Inc

Human Resources

$108,424

 /yr
Range: $67K - $167K

$67K

$167K

$66,709 - $167,071 Range

Brigham and Women's Hospital
3.9

Brigham and Women's Hospital

Human Resources - Hourly Intern

$15

 /hr
Range: $13 - $16

$13

$16

$13 - $16 Range

Fidelity Investments
4.2

Fidelity Investments

Human Resources - Hourly Intern

$21

 /hr
Range: $21 - $23

$21

$23

$21 - $23 Range

Boston Children's Hospital
4.1

Boston Children's Hospital

Human Resources - Hourly Intern
About 

$16 -$18

 hourly

$16

$18

$16 - $18 Range

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Cabot
3.4

Cabot

Human Resources
About 

$85K -$100K

$85K

$100K

$84,557 - $99,798 Range

Carbonite
3.3

Carbonite

Human Resources - Hourly Intern
About 

$18 -$20

 hourly

$18

$20

$18 - $20 Range

Santander
3.5

Santander

Human Resources
About 

$69K -$128K

$69K

$128K

$69,355 - $127,767 Range

Philips
3.9

Philips

Human Resources - Hourly
About 

$26 -$49

 hourly

$26

$49

$26 - $49 Range

Ropes & Gray
4.4

Ropes & Gray

Human Resources
About 

$49K -$248K

$49K

$248K

$49,497 - $248,101 Range

Parexel
3.6

Parexel

Human Resources
About 

$74K -$110K

$74K

$110K

$74,400 - $109,604 Range

The MENTOR Network
3.3

The MENTOR Network

Human Resources
About 

$59K -$90K

$59K

$90K

$59,244 - $89,918 Range

Curry College
3.7

Curry College

Human Resources
About 

$49K -$53K

$49K

$53K

$49,483 - $53,373 Range

Arbour Health System
2.5

Arbour Health System

Human Resources - Hourly
About 

$15 -$16

 hourly

$15

$16

$15 - $16 Range

Tufts University
4.5

Tufts University

Human Resources
About 

$96K -$104K

$96K

$104K

$95,571 - $103,900 Range

Eversound
3.6

Eversound

Human Resources
About 

$65K -$70K

$65K

$70K

$64,794 - $70,139 Range

Public Partnerships
3.1

Public Partnerships

Human Resources - Hourly Intern
About 

$20 -$21

 hourly

$20

$21

$20 - $21 Range

Target
3.7

Target

Human Resources - Hourly
About 

$14 -$16

 hourly

$14

$16

$14 - $16 Range

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Frequently asked questions about Human Resource salaries

The average salary for a Human Resource is $71,802 in Boston, MA. Salaries estimates are based on 437 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Human Resource employees in Boston, MA.

The highest salary for a Human Resource in Boston, MA is $113,726 per year.

The lowest salary for a Human Resource in Boston, MA is $45,333 per year.

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Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent human resource salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

$17
hourly
A Human Resources reported making $17 per hour
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10+ years experience
Temporary
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Public
$1
hourly
A Human Resources reported making $1 per hour
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10+ years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$10
hourly
A Human Resources reported making $10 per hour
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Intern
1 to 50 employees
 
Company - Public
$70,000
per year
A Human Resources Generalist reported making $70,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$60,000
per year
A Human Resources reported making $60,000 per year
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3-4 years experience
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Nonprofit Organization
$23
hourly
A Human Resources reported making $23 per hour
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Intern
10000+ employees
 
Company - Private
$65,000
per year
A Human Resources Professional reported making $65,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
College / University
$105,000
per year
A Human Resources reported making $105,000 per year
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8-10 years experience
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
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