RECRUITER SALARY

Average Yearly Salary
$54,000
$33,000
Min 10%
$54,000
Median 50%
$90,000
Max 90%
Best Paying Company
Google
Highest Paying City
San Francisco, CA
Highest Paying State
Alaska
Average Experience Level
2.1 years
How much does a recruiter make?
Recruiters in America make, on average, $54,867 a year or $26.38 per hour. The top 10 percent of earners make over $90,000 annually, whereas the bottom 10 percent of earners make under $33,000 per year. Professional companies and Internet companies are the best when it comes to the number of employment opportunities. States with the highest Recruiter salaries include Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and California. Most Recruiters spend 2.1 years in the position.

Average Recruiter Salary By Company

If you are a Recruiter, you can expect good job security. However, keep in mind that some industries pay better than others. Professional companies and Internet companies have the most job opportunities for Recruiters. Recruiters at Google and Apple report the highest salaries. Also, companies like Microsoft and Facebook pay their Recruiters very well.

Average Recruiter Salary By Location

Across America, Recruiters make on average $54,867 annually or $26.38 hourly. Recruiters make the most in San Francisco, CA at about $63,951 per year. Even an entry-level Recruiter makes $35,000 per year in San Francisco, CA. The top 5 states with the highest reported Recruiter salaries are Alaska, Maine, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, and California. North Dakota, Florida, Idaho, South Dakota, and Montana are the lowest earners.
RankCityAverage Salary
1
San Francisco, CA
$63,951
2
Portland, ME
$58,297
3
Cambridge, MA
$55,170
4
Stamford, CT
$53,257
5
New York, NY
$53,157

Average Recruiter Salary By Industry

The type of industry that a Recruiter works in can influence their earning potential. Our analysis shows that Internet companies, Hospitality companies, and Health Care companies pay higher-than-average wages for Recruiters. Internet companies pay Recruiters an average salary of $60,124, Hospitality companies pay $57,904, and Health Care companys come in at $54,870. The average salary for Recruiters in the Professional industry is lower than the rest, coming in at $52,965.
RankIndustryAverage Salary
1
Internet
$60,124
2
Hospitality
$57,904
3
Health Care
$54,870
4
Technology
$54,241
5
Professional
$52,965

RECENTLY ADDED Recruiter SALARIES

Company
Job
Location
Date Added
Salary
Dallas, TX
10/31/2019
$52,175
Aerotek
Recruiter
10/31/2019
$50,000
Aerotek
Recruiter
10/31/2019
$36,400
Officeteam
Recruiter
Columbus, OH
10/31/2019
$45,914
10/31/2019
$43,827
10/31/2019
$68,871
The Greysmith Companies
Recruiter
10/31/2019
$40,000
High Point Clinical Trials
Recruiter
Greensboro, NC
10/31/2019
$25,044
The University of Texas at San Antonio
Recruiter
San Antonio, TX
10/31/2019
$30,404
10/31/2019
$50,000
Show More