HUMAN RESOURCE SPECIALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$51,000
$34,000
Min 10%
$51,000
Median 50%
$77,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Bechtel
Highest Paying City
Mountain View, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.4 years
How much does a human resource specialist make?
As a Human Resource Specialist in the USA, you can expect to earn on average $51,379 per year or $24.7 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $77,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $34,000 per year. Professional companies and Retail companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Alaska, Maryland, District of Columbia, Washington, and Delaware have the highest paying Human Resource Specialist jobs. The typical employment in the position spans 3.4 years.

Average Human Resource Specialist Salary By Company

Human Resource Specialist jobs offer good job security, but the wages reported in some industries are higher than others. The most abundant employment opportunities for Human Resource Specialists are in Professional companies and Retail companies. Human Resource Specialists at Bechtel and Entercom report the highest salaries. If you can find a job at a company like Ball or Mayo Clinic, they also offer very competitive salaries to their Human Resource Specialists.

Average Human Resource Specialist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Human Resource Specialist in the United States is $51,379 per year or $24.7 per hour. The city with the highest Human Resource Specialist salary is Mountain View, CA at $60,308 per year. The Mountain View, CA average entry-level salary for Human Resource Specialists is $36,000. Some of the states with the best Human Resource Specialist salaries are Alaska, Maryland, District of Columbia, Washington, Delaware, Oregon, and Pennsylvania. The lowest earning states are North Dakota, Georgia, Alabama, Louisiana, and Florida.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Mountain View, CA
$60,308
2
Seattle, WA
$57,403
3
Baltimore, MD
$57,257
4
Arlington, VA
$57,247
5
Washington, DC
$57,243

Average Human Resource Specialist Salary By Industry

Human Resource Specialist salaries can vary depending on the industry. By looking at our data, we can see that Technology companies, Finance companies, and Manufacturing companies pay their Human Resource Specialists well. Salaries for Human Resource Specialists in Technology companies average $57,702 annually, while Finance companies and Manufacturing companies pay $51,291 and $50,902, respectively. At $49,004, the average salary for Human Resource Specialists in the Health Care industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Technology
$57,702
2
Finance
$51,291
3
Manufacturing
$50,902
4
Hospitality
$50,277
5
Professional
$49,790

RECENTLY ADDED Human Resource Specialist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
10/31/2019
$35,124
Department of Justice
Human Resource Specialist
10/31/2019
$58,297
Ultimate
Human Resource Specialist
10/31/2019
$29,218
Vaco
Human Resource Specialist
Kansas City, MO
10/31/2019
$37,000
Healthcare Support
Human Resource Specialist
Philadelphia, PA
10/31/2019
$41,740
Bcforward
Human Resource Specialist
Cincinnati, OH
10/31/2019
$32,000
Adecco USA
Human Resource Specialist
10/31/2019
$37,566
Atterro
Human Resource Specialist
Charlotte, NC
10/31/2019
$31,305
ADG, PC
Human Resource Specialist
Oklahoma City, OK
10/31/2019
$41,740
Officeteam
Human Resource Specialist
10/31/2019
$47,521
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