HUMAN RESOURCES GENERALIST SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$59,000
$39,000
Min 10%
$59,000
Median 50%
$87,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Materion
Highest Paying City
Santa Clara, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
3.3 years
How much does a human resources generalist make?
Human Resources Generalists in America make an average salary of $59,109 per year or $28.42 per hour. The top 10 percent make over $87,000 per year, while the bottom 10 percent make under $39,000 per year. Professional companies and Hospitality companies have the most job opportunities for Human Resources Generalists. Alaska, Washington, Maine, Oregon, and California are some of the states with the best Human Resources Generalist salaries in the US. The typical employment in the position spans 3.3 years.

Average Human Resources Generalist Salary By Company

Human Resources Generalists report their job security as good. Just as in every field, some employers pay higher wages than others. Professional companies and Hospitality companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. Materion and Arup Group are the highest paying companies. Also, companies like Ellwood Group and Louisiana-Pacific pay their Human Resources Generalists very well.

Average Human Resources Generalist Salary By Location

The national average salary for a Human Resources Generalist in the USA is $59,109 annually or $28.42 hourly. The top city when it comes to Human Resources Generalist salaries is Santa Clara, CA at $65,412 per year. Not only that, Santa Clara, CA also has an average entry-level salary of $39,000. The top 5 states with the highest reported Human Resources Generalist salaries are Alaska, Washington, Maine, Oregon, and California. On the other hand, Missouri, South Carolina, Illinois, Michigan, and Kansas report the lowest wages for Human Resources Generalists.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
Santa Clara, CA
$65,412
2
Seattle, WA
$65,025
3
Portland, OR
$62,431
4
McLean, VA
$58,904
5
Washington, DC
$58,895

Average Human Resources Generalist Salary By Industry

Wages for Human Resources Generalists can differ based on the industry they work in. By looking at our data, we can see that Automotive companies, Hospitality companies, and Retail companies pay their Human Resources Generalists well. Automotive companies pay Human Resources Generalists an average salary of $60,748, Hospitality companies pay $60,671, and Retail companys come in at $58,591. At $57,712, the average salary for Human Resources Generalists in the Health Care industry is lower than other industries.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Automotive
$60,748
2
Hospitality
$60,671
3
Retail
$58,591
4
Manufacturing
$58,428
5
Professional
$58,361

RECENTLY ADDED Human Resources Generalist SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Human Resources Generalist
Louisville, KY
10/31/2019
$55,000
Sterling Engineering
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$60,000
Confidential.
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$70,000
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$65,000
Career Opportunities at Nelson
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$80,000
Corestaff Services
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$31,305
Symicor Group
Human Resources Generalist
New York, NY
10/31/2019
$55,000
Remedy Intelligent Staffing
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$60,000
Gecko Hospitality (Corporate)
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$60,000
Robert Half Finance & Accounting
Human Resources Generalist
10/31/2019
$55,000
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