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Clerk Human Resources Salary
in Chicago, Illinois

$45,439 (USD)

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Last updated: May 22, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Clerk Human Resources is $45,439 a year and $22 an hour in Chicago, Illinois, United States. The average salary range for a Clerk Human Resources is between $33,837 and $55,101. On average, a High School Degree is the highest level of education for a Clerk Human Resources. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Chicago, Illinois.

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Job Summary

  • Assists one or more functional areas within Human Resources.
  • Performs diversified clerical and administrative activities.
  • Makes files on all new personnel, photographing and assigning employee number.
  • Records changes on all employee status as necessary; e.g., change of address, departmental transfers, rate increases, terminations, etc.
  • Verifies payroll changes with computer printout.
  • Enrolls new employees in programs.
  • Processes and records information, such as personal data, compensation, benefits, tax data; attendance, performance reviews or evaluations, and termination date and reason.
  • Processes employment applications; and assisting in other employment activities.
Clerk Human Resources Job Prevalence in Chicago, Illinois, United States

Job family: Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping

Job family population: 134,570

Estimated population of Clerk Human Resources jobs: 16,684

Rate of error: 0.9%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Chicago, Illinois

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Description: Chicago ( (listen), locally also ), officially the City of Chicago, is the most populous city in Illinois, as well as the third most populous city in the United States. With an estimated population of 2,716,450 (2017), it is the most populous city in the Midwest. Chicago is the principal city of the Chicago metropolitan area, often referred to as Chicagoland, and the county seat of Cook County, the second most populous county in the United States. The metropolitan area, at nearly 10 million people, is the third-largest in the United States. Located on the shores of freshwater Lake Michigan, Chicago was incorporated...

Clerk Human Resources Job Listings for Chicago, Illinois

HR Administration/ Accounting Clerk
May 14
Chicago, IL, USA
PSM Partners
PSM Partners is looking for a HR Administration/Accounting Clerk to handle HR Administration, Accounts Payable/Receivable, Payroll and General Administrative duties. This is a very active position ...
Payroll Specialist Job ID# 400103
May 6
Northbrook, IL, USA
Addison Group - Chicago HR/Admin
Work with line mangers regarding inquiries, issues and procedures affecting payroll and HR ... Clerk, Accounts Receivable Clerk, Mutual Fund Analyst, Credit Analyst, Payroll Clerk, Payroll ...
Small Parts Molders for 1st shift $12.10/hr!
Apr 17
South Holland, IL, USA
Resolve Human Resources
Resolve Human Resources is looking for a Shipping Clerk to become our team! You will help coordinate outgoing shipment activities. Responsibilities: * Prepare items for shipment to customers * Follow ...
Warehouse Clerk
May 10
Minooka, IL, USA
Eclipse Advantage
Mon-Fri 7am-330pm The HR clerk will assist the Site Supervisor in identifying warehouse candidates, interviewing, selecting, and onboarding. HR Clerk will be responsible for overall site ...
Recruiter/ Admin Clerk
Apr 1
Woodridge, IL, USA
Staffing Specialist The Recruiter will help the Human Resource Department in maintaining a candidate pool while also assisting in various HR needs such as filing and onboarding procedures for new ...
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