Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a HR Generalist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

$71,412 / yrTotal Pay
$50,900 / yrBase Pay
$20,512 / yrAdditional Pay

$71,412

 / yr
$28K$191K
Most Likely Range
Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a HR Generalist is $71,412 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $50,900 per year. These numbers represent the median, which is the midpoint of the ranges from our proprietary Total Pay Estimate model and based on salaries collected from our users. The estimated additional pay is $20,512 per year. Additional pay could include cash bonus, commission, tips, and profit sharing. The "Most Likely Range" represents values that exist within the 25th and 75th percentile of all pay data available for this role. The typical HR Generalist salary is $50,900. Salaries can range from $28,445 - $191,093. When factoring in additional pay and benefits, HR Generalist in United States can expect their total pay value to be on average $71,412.

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$71,412 /yr
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$88,495 /yr
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Some related job titles are Human Resources Generalist Salaries with median pay of $76,988, Human Resources Salaries with median pay of $71,341, Human Resources Generalist Salaries with median pay of $73,099, Recruiting Coordinator Salaries with median pay of $59,650.

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Paychex
3.8

Paychex

HR Generalist

$75,002

 /yr
Range: $70K - $87K

$70K

$87K

$69,908 - $87,381 Range

Ryder System
3.7

Ryder System

HR Generalist

$72,734

 /yr
Range: $65K - $81K

$65K

$81K

$65,474 - $80,584 Range

International Paper
3.6

International Paper

HR Generalist

$87,250

 /yr
Range: $77K - $111K

$77K

$111K

$76,731 - $110,700 Range

R.R. Donnelley
3.4

R.R. Donnelley

HR Generalist

$72,008

 /yr
Range: $69K - $85K

$69K

$85K

$68,704 - $85,031 Range

Marriott International
4.1

$67,693

 /yr
Range: $61K - $84K

$61K

$84K

$60,948 - $83,920 Range

Time Warner Cable
3.2

Time Warner Cable

HR Generalist

$63,177

 /yr
Range: $60K - $78K

$60K

$78K

$59,865 - $77,641 Range

US Foods
3.5

US Foods

HR Generalist

$78,956

 /yr
Range: $75K - $88K

$75K

$88K

$74,832 - $87,775 Range

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AlliedBarton
2.9

AlliedBarton

HR Generalist

$70,003

 /yr
Range: $67K - $85K

$67K

$85K

$67,308 - $84,520 Range

GENCO Distribution System
3.1

$72,560

 /yr
Range: $70K - $80K

$70K

$80K

$70,444 - $80,272 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

HR Generalist

$92,451

 /yr
Range: $55K - $101K

$55K

$101K

$55,250 - $101,234 Range

Sysco
3.3

Sysco

HR Generalist

$78,656

 /yr
Range: $68K - $91K

$68K

$91K

$68,000 - $90,827 Range

Nestlé USA
4.0

Nestlé USA

HR Generalist

$76,908

 /yr
Range: $69K - $92K

$69K

$92K

$69,132 - $92,014 Range

Comcast
3.9

Comcast

HR Generalist

$67,991

 /yr
Range: $65K - $78K

$65K

$78K

$64,662 - $77,748 Range

Johnson Controls
3.6

Johnson Controls

HR Generalist

$79,525

 /yr
Range: $75K - $85K

$75K

$85K

$75,059 - $85,023 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

$87,072

 /yr
Range: $80K - $106K

$80K

$106K

$80,000 - $105,575 Range

Kraft Heinz Company
3.4

Kraft Heinz Company

HR Generalist

$81,505

 /yr
Range: $57K - $89K

$57K

$89K

$56,872 - $88,867 Range

Delaware North
3.7

Delaware North

HR Generalist

$68,821

 /yr
Range: $54K - $80K

$54K

$80K

$54,036 - $79,896 Range

T-Mobile
3.9

T-Mobile

HR Generalist

$69,737

 /yr
Range: $56K - $6M

$56K

$6M

$56,355 - $5,971,924 Range

Penn National Gaming
3.6

$74,886

 /yr
Range: $69K - $86K

$69K

$86K

$68,645 - $85,641 Range

HMSHost
3.0

HMSHost

HR Generalist

$78,731

 /yr
Range: $73K - $85K

$73K

$85K

$72,574 - $85,414 Range

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$72,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Human Resources Generalist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$85,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

7 days ago by a Human Resources with 1 to 3 years of experience

$115,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$10,000/yr
Stock Bonus$7,000/yr

8 days ago by a Human Resources with 4 to 6 years of experience

$13

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources with less than one year of experience

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$70,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources Generalist with 4 to 6 years of experience

$62,500

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources Generalist with 1 to 3 years of experience

$26

/hrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources with less than one year of experience

$96,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources with more than 15 years of experience

$75,000

/yrAvg Base Salary
Cash Bonus$4,000/yr

8 days ago by a Human Resources Generalist with 4 to 6 years of experience

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Frequently asked questions about a HR Generalist salaries

The national average salary for a HR Generalist is $61,416 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a HR Generalist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 805 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a HR Generalist employees.

The highest salary for a HR Generalist in United States is $86,502 per year.

The lowest salary for a HR Generalist in United States is $43,605 per year.

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