Updated Sep 15, 2022

How much does a Human Resources Specialist make?

Updated Sep 15, 2022

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$56,292 / yrTotal Pay
$52,596 / yrBase Pay
$3,696 / yrAdditional Pay

$56,292

 / yr
$39K$82K
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Possible Range

The estimated total pay for a Human Resources Specialist is $56,292 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $52,596 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 $3,696 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.

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Total Pay Trajectory

For HR Specialist

$62,111 /yr
HR Specialist
$79,966 /yr
Senior HR Specialist
$75,073 /yr
HR Specialist IV
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Related Job Titles

For Human Resources Specialist

Some related job titles are HR Salaries with median pay of $87,971, HR Manager Salaries with median pay of $87,777, Human Resources Generalist Salaries with median pay of $69,875, Human Resources Manager Salaries with median pay of $82,059.

Top Paying Companies

For a Human Resources Specialist in United States

Below is the total pay for the top 10 highest paying companies for a Human Resources Specialist in United States. Employers include Meta, Procter & Gamble and Google.

1
Meta
$101,388/yr
9
UBS
$90,203/yr

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$72,340

 / yr

$84,121

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$71,563

 / yr

$80,215

 / yr

$6,020

 / mo

$73,622

 / yr

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Glassdoor Economist Pay Overview

What is the pay outlook for Human Resources?

Human resources (HR) jobs are an essential part of many businesses and tend to grow at a similar rate as the overall labor market. As the labor market strengthens and businesses increase hiring, more recruiters and HR specialists are needed. Many HR jobs lend themselves well to remote work, which will become more common in the coming years. Smaller companies are expected to continue to shift many HR functions to agencies, rather than rely on in-house specialists, providing opportunities for employees to diversify their work. Data and technology will play an increasingly important role in HR, so digital and quantitative skills can help candidates stand out.

Recent Salaries Shared

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Location

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

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HR Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$54,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
42A Human Resources Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$45,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Human Resources Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$70,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Onboarding Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$16

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Onboarding Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$35,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday
Orientation Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$17

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
HR service center specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$55,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
HR Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$3,000

/mo

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
HR Specialist

United States of America

 | 15+ years

$68,000

/yr

$63K | $5K

SubmittedYesterday

15+ years
Yesterday

Human Resources Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a Human Resources Specialist is $52,596 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a Human Resources Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 9467 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Human Resources Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a Human Resources Specialist in United States is $74,751 per year.

The lowest salary for a Human Resources Specialist in United States is $37,007 per year.

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