Updated Dec 13, 2021

How much does a HR Specialist make?

Updated Dec 13, 2021

Experience

Industry

$61,919 / yrTotal Pay
$57,693 / yrBase Pay
$4,226 / yrAdditional Pay

$61,919

 / yr
$42K$93K
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The estimated total pay for a HR Specialist is $61,919 per year in the United States area, with an average salary of $57,693 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 $4,226 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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$61,919 /yr
HR Specialist
$80,607 /yr
Senior HR Specialist
$74,909 /yr
HR Specialist IV
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Some related job titles are HR Assistant Salaries with median pay of $47,048, Human Resources Generalist Salaries with median pay of $70,262, Human Resources Specialist Salaries with median pay of $56,619, Senior HR Specialist Salaries with median pay of $80,607.

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US Army
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Human Resources SpecialistSee 1,562 salaries from this location

$72,372

 / yr

$83,948

 / yr

$71,381

 / yr

$80,625

 / yr

$6,010

 / mo

$57,007

 / yr

$73,537

 / yr

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$64,939

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$82,825

 / yr

$33

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$64,727

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$59,462

 / yr

$85,762

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$63,042

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$84,712

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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.

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Total Years of Experience

Years at Recent Employer

Submitted

Date of Time

Human Resources Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$60,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Human Resources Specialist - Talent Acquisition

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$56,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Fiscal Officer

United States of America

 | 7-9 years

$111,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

7-9 years
Yesterday
Onboarding Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$79,500

/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

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
People Operations Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$40,000

/yr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Human Resource (HR) Specialist

United States of America

 | 1-3 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

1-3 years
Yesterday
Onboarding Specialist

United States of America

 | 4-6 years

$18

/hr

SubmittedYesterday

4-6 years
Yesterday

HR Specialist pay FAQ

The national average salary for a HR Specialist is $57,693 per year in United States. Filter by location to see a HR Specialist salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 1407 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a HR Specialist employees.

The highest salary for a HR Specialist in United States is $85,124 per year.

The lowest salary for a HR Specialist in United States is $39,102 per year.

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