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AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR MOST TYPICAL SALARY / YEAR
Gross income
Net (after tax)

$83,812 USD

£66,241 GBP
New York City

$105,912 USD

$52,000 USD

£41,098 GBP
Including "New York City"
Excluding "New York City"

Average Salary / Human Resources / United States

Average salary for Human Resources / United States is $83,812 USD per year. The most typical earning is $52,000 USD. All data are based on 936 salary surveys. Salaries are different between men and women. Men receive an average salary of $104,200 USD. Women receive a salary of $80,800 USD.

Based on education, the highest salaries receive people with Doctorate Degree with salary of $146,700 USD. The second most paid education level is Masters Degree with salary of $98,200 USD.

Different experiences affect earning as well. People with 20+ Years of experience receive salary of $105,800 USD. Employees with 16-20 Years of experience receive $101,700 USD.

Levels / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

Salary Levels (USD) per Year Surveys [%]
$10,000 USD - $14,999 USD
0 n/a
$15,000 USD - $19,999 USD
1 100%
0.11%
$20,000 USD - $24,999 USD
7 99.89%
0.75%
$25,000 USD - $29,999 USD
13 99.15%
1.39%
$30,000 USD - $34,999 USD
30 97.76%
3.21%
$35,000 USD - $39,999 USD
43 94.55%
4.59%
$40,000 USD - $44,999 USD
58 89.96%
6.2%
$45,000 USD - $49,999 USD
49 83.76%
5.24%
THE MOST TYPICAL SALARY
$50,000 USD - $54,999 USD
70 78.53%
7.48%
$55,000 USD - $59,999 USD
34 71.05%
3.63%
$60,000 USD - $64,999 USD
61 67.41%
6.52%
$65,000 USD - $69,999 USD
51 60.9%
5.45%
$70,000 USD - $74,999 USD
66 55.45%
7.05%
$75,000 USD - $79,999 USD
43 48.4%
4.59%
$80,000 USD - $84,999 USD
45 43.8%
4.81%
$85,000 USD - $89,999 USD
37 39%
3.95%
$90,000 USD - $94,999 USD
35 35.04%
3.74%
$95,000 USD - $99,999 USD
22 31.3%
2.35%
$100,000 USD - $104,999 USD
59 28.95%
6.3%
$105,000 USD - $109,999 USD
15 22.65%
1.6%
$110,000 USD - $114,999 USD
20 21.05%
2.14%
$115,000 USD - $119,999 USD
17 18.91%
1.82%
$120,000 USD - $124,999 USD
21 17.09%
2.24%
$125,000 USD - $129,999 USD
8 14.85%
0.85%
$130,000 USD - $134,999 USD
11 14%
1.18%
$135,000 USD - $139,999 USD
13 12.82%
1.39%
$140,000 USD - $144,999 USD
13 11.43%
1.39%
$145,000 USD - $149,999 USD
3 10.04%
0.32%
HIGH SALARIES
$150,000 USD - $159,999 USD
21 9.72%
2.24%
$160,000 USD - $169,999 USD
7 7.48%
0.75%
$170,000 USD - $179,999 USD
15 6.73%
1.6%
$180,000 USD - $189,999 USD
13 5.13%
1.39%
$190,000 USD - $199,999 USD
5 3.74%
0.53%
$200,000 USD - $209,999 USD
14 3.21%
1.5%
$210,000 USD - $219,999 USD
2 1.71%
0.21%
$220,000 USD - $229,999 USD
1 1.5%
0.11%
$230,000 USD - $239,999 USD
1 1.39%
0.11%
$240,000 USD - $249,999 USD
2 1.28%
0.21%
$250,000 USD - $349,999 USD
10 1.07%
1.07%

Gender / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Men 219 $104,200 USD
2 Women 587 $80,800 USD

Education / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Doctorate Degree 16 $146,700 USD
2 Masters Degree 261 $98,200 USD
3 Bachelors Degree 463 $80,900 USD
4 Bellow H. School 4 $74,100 USD
5 Some College 151 $66,600 USD
6 High School 41 $64,800 USD

Experience / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 20+ Years 196 $105,800 USD
2 16-20 Years 129 $101,700 USD
3 12-16 Years 132 $95,200 USD
4 8-12 Years 150 $84,000 USD
5 4-8 Years 138 $70,500 USD
6 2-4 Years 88 $58,300 USD
7 1-2 Years 53 $48,800 USD
8 0-1 Year 50 $39,500 USD

Age / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 61-65 35 $115,600 USD
2 46-50 136 $103,100 USD
3 51-55 84 $99,300 USD
4 41-45 115 $89,800 USD
5 36-40 121 $88,800 USD
6 56-60 62 $87,800 USD
7 66-70 9 $87,400 USD
8 31-35 110 $84,400 USD
9 n/a 130 $63,200 USD
10 26-30 80 $60,300 USD
11 21-25 44 $46,300 USD
12 14-20 10 $38,700 USD

Work Type / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Self Employed 16 $86,200 USD
2 Permanent 870 $85,200 USD
3 Contract 29 $69,300 USD
4 Part Time 21 $44,400 USD

States / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Delaware 1 $170,000 USD
2 Alaska 2 $120,000 USD
3 South Carolina 1 $102,600 USD
4 New York State 57 $101,300 USD
5 Illinois 29 $98,000 USD
6 California 127 $96,600 USD
7 Texas 90 $96,300 USD
8 New Jersey 12 $91,700 USD
9 West Virginia 2 $90,000 USD
10 Missouri 16 $89,300 USD
11 Wisconsin 14 $88,600 USD
12 District Of Columbia (DC) 43 $87,900 USD
13 Georgia 28 $86,000 USD
14 Michigan 34 $85,500 USD
15 North Carolina 40 $84,100 USD
16 Nevada 6 $83,900 USD
17 Virginia 12 $82,500 USD
18 Indiana 12 $81,800 USD
19 Washington State 27 $81,400 USD
20 Tennessee 18 $80,800 USD
21 Pennsylvania 24 $78,000 USD
22 Massachusetts 22 $77,000 USD
23 Arizona 18 $76,400 USD
24 Colorado 26 $75,600 USD
25 Florida 50 $75,100 USD
26 Minnesota 17 $73,200 USD
27 Maine 5 $72,000 USD
28 Arkansas 4 $69,900 USD
29 Ohio 29 $69,400 USD
30 Alabama 9 $68,200 USD
31 Oklahoma 13 $68,000 USD
32 Kentucky 10 $67,700 USD
33 New Mexico 3 $67,000 USD
34 Iowa 11 $65,100 USD
35 North Dakota 1 $65,000 USD
36 Louisiana 10 $63,300 USD
37 Nebraska 3 $63,200 USD
38 Utah 13 $63,000 USD
39 Maryland 12 $62,500 USD
40 Montana 5 $62,400 USD
41 Idaho 3 $60,000 USD
42 Oregon 8 $58,700 USD
43 Hawaii 2 $55,000 USD
44 Mississippi 2 $54,000 USD
45 Connecticut 4 $49,900 USD
46 Kansas 1 $46,700 USD
47 South Dakota 2 $44,700 USD
48 New Hampshire 2 $40,000 USD
49 Wyoming 1 $39,000 USD

Cities / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Fort Worth 6 $133,300 USD
2 San Jose 10 $125,300 USD
3 Memphis 4 $125,000 USD
4 Anaheim 4 $118,800 USD
5 Austin 10 $116,200 USD
6 Dallas 22 $106,200 USD
7 New York City 45 $105,900 USD
8 San Francisco 35 $104,800 USD
9 Los Angeles 33 $103,200 USD
10 Irvine 5 $103,000 USD
11 Chicago 29 $98,000 USD
12 Kansas City 8 $95,800 USD
13 Detroit 23 $95,500 USD
14 Jersey City 4 $93,900 USD
15 Newark 8 $90,600 USD
16 Houston 37 $90,400 USD
17 Atlanta 26 $89,400 USD
18 Raleigh 20 $88,700 USD
19 Cleveland 5 $88,500 USD
20 Milwaukee 11 $88,100 USD
21 Washington DC 43 $87,900 USD
22 Tampa 9 $86,100 USD
23 Miami 16 $84,000 USD
24 Las Vegas 4 $83,900 USD
25 Seattle 24 $83,800 USD
26 St. Louis 8 $82,900 USD
27 San Antonio 6 $80,900 USD
28 Indianapolis 9 $79,100 USD
29 Phoenix 11 $78,900 USD
30 Philadelphia 17 $78,700 USD
31 Boston 20 $78,600 USD
32 Charlotte 12 $78,600 USD
33 Peoria 4 $77,500 USD
34 Sacramento 11 $76,600 USD
35 Richmond 7 $76,600 USD
36 Pittsburgh 7 $76,300 USD
37 Denver 24 $76,100 USD
38 --Other-- 55 $74,800 USD
39 San Diego 11 $74,400 USD
40 Minneapolis 17 $73,200 USD
41 Fort Lauderdale 6 $72,200 USD
42 Portland, Maine 5 $72,000 USD
43 Baton Rouge 5 $70,600 USD
44 Toledo 5 $68,500 USD
45 Nashville 6 $67,700 USD
46 Rochester 8 $67,600 USD
47 Akron 9 $66,700 USD
48 Oklahoma City 11 $65,800 USD
49 Louisville 8 $65,800 USD
50 Des Moines 11 $65,100 USD
51 Grand Rapids 11 $64,500 USD
52 Orlando 15 $63,900 USD
53 Salt Lake City 13 $63,000 USD
54 Baltimore 12 $62,500 USD
55 Billings, Montana 5 $62,400 USD
56 Tallahassee 4 $61,500 USD
57 Cincinnati 6 $61,000 USD
58 Portland, Oregon 8 $58,700 USD

Careers / Human Resources / United States (Gross USD)

# Surveys AVERAGE SALARY / YEAR
1 Human Resources Manager 431 $93,800 USD
2 Other Human Resource Career 195 $91,000 USD
3 Human Resource 132 $79,100 USD
4 Human Resource Hunter 36 $69,100 USD
5 Human Resource Administrator 69 $58,800 USD
6 Human Resource Coordinator 73 $44,900 USD

People's individual salary examples (surveys)

50/50  Human Resources Manager (Woman)
Posted 13 June 2024

What I do?

"Benefits, recruiting, LOA, Orientation, DOT files."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Milwaukee Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years Advanced $77,000 USD

49/50  Regional Reward Manager (Woman)
Posted 06 May 2024

What I do?

"Total Rewards, Remuneration Review, Benchmarking, Market Data."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Denver Some College 1-2 Years Intermediate $124,000 USD

48/50  Recruitment Manager (Woman)
Posted 14 July 2023

What I do?

"Talent acquisition."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years Advanced $130,000 USD

47/50  Human Resource Generalist (Woman)
Posted 11 July 2023

What I do?

"Payroll, Benefits,."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
St. Louis Some College 2-4 Years Intermediate $44,200 USD

46/50  Case Manager (Woman)
Posted 22 May 2023

What I do?

"Housing and resources monetary assistance."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Phoenix Some College 4-8 Years Advanced $45,000 USD

45/50  Human Resources Business Partner (Woman)
Posted 19 May 2023

What I do?

"California Expertise."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $103,000 USD

44/50  Senior Manager, Hr & Talent (Woman)
Posted 28 September 2022

What I do?

"Career advice, payroll, benefits, time entry, employee engagement."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Fort Lauderdale Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $100,000 USD

43/50  Talent Development (Woman)
Posted 27 September 2022

What I do?

"Learning and leadership development."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Doctorate Degree 8-12 Years Expert $269,900 USD

42/50  General Manager (Man)
Posted 11 September 2022

What I do?

"Plan, direct, or coordinate the operations of private sector organization, overseeing multiple departments. Duties and responsibilities include formulating policies, managing daily operations, and planning the use of materials and human resources."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Madison Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $66,000 USD

41/50  Director, Human Resources (Woman)
Posted 10 September 2022

What I do?

"Talent Acquisition, onboarding, training, employee relations, compensation, benefits."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $170,000 USD

40/50  Hr Mgr (Woman)
Posted 08 September 2022

What I do?

"HR Manager duties."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Miami Masters Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $115,000 USD

39/50  Deputy Director Of Human Resources (Woman)
Posted 01 September 2022

What I do?

"Employee Evaluation, Applicant Assessment, Personnel Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $90,000 USD

38/50  Expatriate Hr Manager (Man)
Posted 31 August 2022

What I do?

"All HR areas."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Atlanta Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Intermediate $104,000 USD

37/50  Chief Executive (Man)
Posted 31 August 2022

What I do?

"CEO of HR support organization."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Memphis Masters Degree 8-12 Years Expert $349,900 USD

36/50  Director, Talent Acquisition (Woman)
Posted 30 August 2022

What I do?

"Head of talent/recruitment activities. oversite of a team of 9. support corp and ops in all things talent and recruitment."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $180,000 USD

35/50  Hr Director (Woman)
Posted 30 August 2022

What I do?

"Everything HR related."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Dallas Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $186,900 USD

34/50  Hr Manager (Woman)
Posted 27 July 2022

What I do?

"SHRM-CP."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Denver Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $67,500 USD

33/50  Hr Manager (Woman)
Posted 27 July 2022

What I do?

"Benefits, recruiting, employee relations, performance management, compensation."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 12-16 Years Expert $100,000 USD

32/50  Technical Recruiter (Woman)
Posted 25 July 2022

What I do?

"Recruit."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Baltimore Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $72,500 USD

31/50  Benefits Administrator (Woman)
Posted 21 July 2022

What I do?

"Administrate benefits for clients."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Salt Lake City Masters Degree 0-1 Year Advanced $55,000 USD

30/50  Comp And Hris Sr Manager (Woman)
Posted 15 June 2022

What I do?

"Global Compensation and HRIS."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Raleigh Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $137,500 USD

29/50  Consultatnt (Woman)
Posted 14 June 2022

What I do?

"Compensation Studies, HRIS, Handbook development, performance management, etc."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Portland, Maine Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $60,000 USD

28/50  Head Of Human Resources (Woman)
Posted 13 June 2022

What I do?

"Contracts, Hiring, Salary Payments, Performance, Wellness, Onboarding, Offboarding, Tax and Audit Support."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Anaheim Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $120,000 USD

27/50  Sr Recruiter (Woman)
Posted 09 June 2022

What I do?

"Creating policies, full cycle recruiting, leading a team of 2."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
St. Louis Masters Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $140,000 USD

26/50  Hr Generalist (Woman)
Posted 08 June 2022

What I do?

"Compensation, Policies, Benefits, Payroll."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Denver Some College 2-4 Years Advanced $55,000 USD

25/50  Staffing Coordinator (Woman)
Posted 29 May 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Boise High School 4-8 Years Intermediate $66,000 USD

24/50  Hrbp (Woman)
Posted 27 May 2022

What I do?

"SPHR skills."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Houston Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $100,000 USD

23/50  Director (Woman)
Posted 27 May 2022

What I do?

"International/global."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Washington DC Bachelors Degree 16-20 Years Expert $162,000 USD

22/50  Technical Recruiter (Man)
Posted 14 April 2022

What I do?

"Recruiting technical talent for technical roles at tech and non tech companies."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Los Angeles Some College 2-4 Years Advanced $350,000 USD

21/50  Hr Director (Woman)
Posted 07 April 2022

What I do?

"Oversee global HR."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Chicago Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $120,000 USD

20/50  Sr Manager, Compensation (Man)
Posted 05 April 2022

What I do?

"All compensation."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Irvine Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $185,000 USD

19/50  Hr Manager (Woman)
Posted 05 April 2022

What I do?

"All aspects of HR and supervision of staff."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Baltimore Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $120,000 USD

18/50  Director Of Human Resources (Woman)
Posted 21 March 2022

What I do?

"Human Resources."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Tallahassee Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Intermediate $85,000 USD

17/50  Comp Director (Man)
Posted 19 March 2022

What I do?

"Market Pricing."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Wilmington, Delaware Bachelors Degree 12-16 Years Advanced $170,000 USD

16/50  Recruiter (Woman)
Posted 11 March 2022

What I do?

"Recruiting."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 0-1 Year Intermediate $70,000 USD

15/50  Human Resource Business Partner (Man)
Posted 09 March 2022
City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Las Vegas Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $70,700 USD

14/50  Director, Hr (Woman)
Posted 04 March 2022

What I do?

"Employment law."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Francisco Masters Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $150,000 USD

13/50  Human Resources Manager (Woman)
Posted 18 February 2022

What I do?

"Advice, recruit, onboarding, orientation, discipline, mentoring, coaching, reporting."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Kansas City Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $105,000 USD

12/50  Vp Hr Global (Man)
Posted 17 February 2022

What I do?

"Strategy, Organizational Development, M&A, Executive Compensation, Talent Management & Succession."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $216,000 USD

11/50  Hrbp Manager (Woman)
Posted 16 February 2022

What I do?

"Manage employee lifecycle, Talent Acquisition, Talent Mgrt, Total Rewards."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Houston Masters Degree 16-20 Years Advanced $118,600 USD

10/50  Hr Coordiantor (Woman)
Posted 16 February 2022

What I do?

"General HR."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Houston Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $95,000 USD

9/50  Recruiting Manager (Woman)
Posted 14 February 2022

What I do?

"Manager recruiting team."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
--Other-- Some College 12-16 Years Advanced $95,000 USD

8/50  Hr Manager (Man)
Posted 15 January 2022

What I do?

"Responsible for managing/delivering on all aspects of HR - compensation/benefits, training and development, employee relations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Houston Bachelors Degree 4-8 Years Intermediate $100,000 USD

7/50  Hr Generalist (Woman)
Posted 14 January 2022

What I do?

"RECRUITMENT, HR."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
New York City Bachelors Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $75,000 USD

6/50  Hr Coordinator (Woman)
Posted 11 January 2022

What I do?

"Hr Generalist."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Sacramento Masters Degree 4-8 Years Advanced $41,000 USD

5/50  Director (Woman)
Posted 10 January 2022

What I do?

"Human Resources Employee Relations."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Newark Masters Degree 2-4 Years Advanced $82,000 USD

4/50  Sr. Manager, Human Resources (Man)
Posted 07 January 2022

What I do?

"Lead Human Resources function, employee relations, immigration, benefits, recruiting, performance, policy, procedure."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
San Jose Some College 16-20 Years Advanced $150,000 USD

3/50  Program Management Specialist (Woman)
Posted 03 January 2022

What I do?

"Program Management."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Phoenix Bachelors Degree 1-2 Years Intermediate $55,000 USD

2/50  Director Of Talent Acquisition (Woman)
Posted 31 December 2021

What I do?

"Talent acquisition."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Denver Bachelors Degree 8-12 Years Advanced $130,000 USD

1/50  Human Resources (Woman)
Posted 30 December 2021

What I do?

"Recruitment-Administration-Training-policies."

City Education Experience Knowledge Gross salary / year
Ontario Masters Degree 16-20 Years Expert $40,000 USD


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