How much does a HR Generalist make?

Updated Jan 21, 2022

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$61,416 /yr
Average Base Pay

805 salaries

$44K

Low

$61K

Average

$87K

High

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How much does a HR Generalist make? The national average salary for a HR Generalist is $61,416 in United States. Filter by location to see HR Generalist salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 805 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by HR Generalist employees.

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$61,416 /yr
HR Generalist
$77,632 /yr
Senior HR Generalist
$61,287 /yr
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Human Resources Generalist

$61,153

per year

Human Resources

$65,218

per year

Human Resources Generalist

$61,153

per year

Recruiting Coordinator

$50,378

per year

Recent User Submitted Salaries for Human Resources Generalist in United States of America

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$54,173

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$65,008

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources with 10 to 14 years of experience

$64,882

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$60,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

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$15

/hrAvg Base Salary

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

$150,000

/yrAvg Base Salary

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

$77,103

/yrAvg Base Salary

8 days ago by a Human Resources with 10 to 14 years of experience

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Paychex
3.8

Paychex

HR Generalist

$73,170

 /yr
Range: $68K - $85K

$68K

$85K

$68,200 - $85,247 Range

Ryder System
3.6

Ryder System

HR Generalist

$70,957

 /yr
Range: $64K - $79K

$64K

$79K

$63,875 - $78,616 Range

R.R. Donnelley
3.3

R.R. Donnelley

HR Generalist

$70,249

 /yr
Range: $67K - $83K

$67K

$83K

$67,026 - $82,954 Range

International Paper
3.7

International Paper

HR Generalist

$84,862

 /yr
Range: $75K - $100K

$75K

$100K

$74,856 - $99,868 Range

Marriott International
4.1

Marriott International

HR Generalist

$66,039

 /yr
Range: $59K - $82K

$59K

$82K

$59,459 - $81,870 Range

Time Warner Cable
3.2

Time Warner Cable

HR Generalist

$61,633

 /yr
Range: $58K - $76K

$58K

$76K

$58,403 - $75,745 Range

US Foods
3.4

US Foods

HR Generalist

$77,027

 /yr
Range: $73K - $86K

$73K

$86K

$73,004 - $85,631 Range

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GENCO Distribution System
3.1

GENCO Distribution System

HR Generalist

$70,788

 /yr
Range: $69K - $78K

$69K

$78K

$68,723 - $78,312 Range

Walgreens
3.1

Walgreens

HR Generalist

$90,193

 /yr
Range: $54K - $99K

$54K

$99K

$53,901 - $98,761 Range

AlliedBarton
2.9

AlliedBarton

HR Generalist

$68,293

 /yr
Range: $66K - $82K

$66K

$82K

$65,664 - $82,455 Range

Nestlé USA
4

Nestlé USA

HR Generalist

$75,030

 /yr
Range: $67K - $90K

$67K

$90K

$67,443 - $89,766 Range

Comcast
3.8

Comcast

HR Generalist

$66,330

 /yr
Range: $63K - $76K

$63K

$76K

$63,083 - $75,849 Range

Sysco
3.4

Sysco

HR Generalist

$77,012

 /yr
Range: $70K - $89K

$70K

$89K

$70,157 - $88,608 Range

Johnson Controls
3.6

Johnson Controls

HR Generalist

$77,582

 /yr
Range: $73K - $83K

$73K

$83K

$73,225 - $82,946 Range

T-Mobile
3.9

T-Mobile

HR Generalist

$68,034

 /yr
Range: $55K - $6M

$55K

$6M

$54,979 - $5,826,045 Range

Kraft Heinz Company
3.4

Kraft Heinz Company

HR Generalist

$79,514

 /yr
Range: $55K - $87K

$55K

$87K

$55,483 - $86,696 Range

Thermo Fisher Scientific
3.8

Thermo Fisher Scientific

HR Generalist

$85,190

 /yr
Range: $82K - $103K

$82K

$103K

$82,158 - $102,996 Range

Delaware North
3.7

Delaware North

HR Generalist

$67,140

 /yr
Range: $53K - $78K

$53K

$78K

$52,716 - $77,944 Range

HMSHost
3

HMSHost

HR Generalist

$76,808

 /yr
Range: $71K - $83K

$71K

$83K

$70,801 - $83,327 Range

Penn National Gaming
3.7

Penn National Gaming

HR Generalist

$74,322

 /yr
Range: $67K - $84K

$67K

$84K

$66,968 - $83,549 Range

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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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