How much does a Recruiter make?

Updated Jun 18, 2021

Industry

Employer Size

Experience

$51,415 /yr
Average Base Pay

25,350 salaries

$32K

Low

$51K

Average

$82K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for a Recruiter is $51,415 in United States. Filter by location to see Recruiter salaries in your area. Salary estimates are based on 25,350 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Recruiter employees.

Seniority Levels

L2
Recruiter$51,405 /yr
L3
Senior Recruiter$74,370 /yr
L4
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Campus Recruiter

$68,097

per year

Recruiting Manager

$72,585

per year

Talent Acquisition

$72,159

per year

Entry Level Recruiter

$40,582

per year

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Aerotek
3.5

Aerotek

Recruiter

$41,386

 /yr
Range: $27K - $78K
1,507 salaries
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$27K

$78K

$26,602 - $78,051 Range

Insight Global
4

Insight Global

Recruiter

$39,944

 /yr
Range: $25K - $77K

$25K

$77K

$24,632 - $76,539 Range

TEKsystems
3.9

TEKsystems

Recruiter

$51,465

 /yr
Range: $24K - $113K

$24K

$113K

$24,403 - $113,194 Range

Robert Half
3.7

Robert Half

Recruiter

$50,830

 /yr
Range: $30K - $268K

$30K

$268K

$30,059 - $268,150 Range

Maxim Healthcare Group
3.4

Maxim Healthcare Group

Recruiter

$45,416

 /yr
Range: $31K - $75K

$31K

$75K

$30,731 - $74,636 Range

Adecco
3.6

Adecco

Recruiter

$45,481

 /yr
Range: $32K - $122K

$32K

$122K

$31,690 - $121,786 Range

Kelly
3.5

Kelly

Recruiter

$48,764

 /yr
Range: $33K - $98K

$33K

$98K

$33,281 - $98,414 Range

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Addison Group
3.9

Addison Group

Recruiter

$42,531

 /yr
Range: $30K - $68K

$30K

$68K

$30,158 - $67,696 Range

Barton Associates
3.3

Barton Associates

Recruiter

$36,791

 /yr
Range: $30K - $115K

$30K

$115K

$29,642 - $114,710 Range

Amazon
3.8

Amazon

Recruiter

$80,477

 /yr
Range: $27K - $142K

$27K

$142K

$26,956 - $141,907 Range

Kforce
4.1

Kforce

Recruiter

$51,275

 /yr
Range: $35K - $93K

$35K

$93K

$35,190 - $92,724 Range

Cielo
4

Cielo

Recruiter

$52,533

 /yr
Range: $34K - $104K

$34K

$104K

$34,020 - $104,145 Range

Medix
3.8

Medix

Recruiter

$41,066

 /yr
Range: $32K - $69K

$32K

$69K

$31,505 - $69,300 Range

Manpower
4.1

Manpower

Recruiter - Hourly

$20

 /hr
Range: $12 - $42

$12

$42

$12 - $42 Range

Randstad US
3.9

Randstad US

Recruiter

$47,566

 /yr
Range: $34K - $90K

$34K

$90K

$34,074 - $90,000 Range

Express Employment Professionals
3.9

Express Employment Professionals

Recruiter

$38,644

 /yr
Range: $23K - $65K

$23K

$65K

$23,100 - $65,333 Range

Northwestern Mutual
4

Northwestern Mutual

Recruiter

$49,610

 /yr
Range: $32K - $76K

$32K

$76K

$31,508 - $76,265 Range

Sevenstep
3.7

Sevenstep

Recruiter

$37,350

 /yr
Range: $33K - $59K

$33K

$59K

$33,149 - $58,622 Range

Epitec
3.6

Epitec

Recruiter

$37,348

 /yr
Range: $32K - $55K

$32K

$55K

$31,941 - $54,959 Range

US Army
3.9

US Army

Recruiter

$69,054

 /yr
Range: $25K - $120K

$25K

$120K

$24,953 - $120,109 Range

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Recent Salary Reports

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

$20
hourly
A Recruiter in the Charleston, SC Area area reported making $20 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Charleston, SC Area area
Temporary
 
1 to 50 employees
Company - Private
$50,000
per year
A Recruiter in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area reported making $50,000 per year
Additional Pay
$3k cash bonus
$3k stock bonus
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Miami-Fort Lauderdale, FL Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$58,000
per year
A Recruiter in the Cincinnati, OH Area area reported making $58,000 per year
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Cincinnati, OH Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$26
hourly
A Recruiter in the Columbus, OH Area area reported making $26 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Columbus, OH Area area
Contract
 
10000+ employees
Company - Private
$25
hourly
A Recruiter in the Chicago, IL Area area reported making $25 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Chicago, IL Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$36,500
per year
A Recruiter/Onboarding Specialist in the Decatur, IL Area area reported making $36,500 per year
Job Highlights
1-2 years experience
Decatur, IL Area area
Full-time
 
1001 to 5000 employees
Company - Private
$27
hourly
An Onsite Staffing Coordinator in the Des Moines, IA Area area reported making $27 per hour
Job Highlights
3-4 years experience
Des Moines, IA Area area
Full-time
 
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$43,800
per year
A Recruiter in the St. Louis, MO Area area reported making $43,800 per year
Job Highlights
8-10 years experience
St. Louis, MO Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
$45
hourly
A Recruiter in the Seattle, WA Area area reported making $45 per hour
Job Highlights
5-7 years experience
Seattle, WA Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public