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HR Generalist Salary

$71,990 (USD)

Average Salary

$35/hr

Average Hourly

$2,534

Average Bonus

Last updated: November 21, 2019

The average pay for a HR Generalist is $71,990 a year and $35 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a HR Generalist is between $51,486 and $88,910. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a HR Generalist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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Description:
  • Assesses personnel policies, programs, and procedures, and informs employee and management personnel on the interpretation of them.
  • Performs professional level human resources work and carries out responsibilities in one or more functional areas, such as, staffing, employee relations, compensation, training, employment, labor relations, safety, affirmative action and employment equity programs, and personnel research.
HR Generalist Job Prevalence in the United States

Job family: Human Resources Specialists

Job family population: 593,790

Estimated population of HR Generalist jobs: 15,088

Rate of error: 0.5%

Estimated salary in 2024:
$83,456
5 Year Change:
16 %
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Description: The United States of America (USA), commonly known as the United States (U.S. or US) or simply America, is a country comprising 50 states, a federal district, five major self-governing territories, and various possessions. At 3.8 million square miles (9.8 million km2), it is the world's third or fourth largest country by total area and is slightly smaller than the entire continent of Europe. Most of the country is located in central North America between Canada and Mexico. With an estimated population of over 327 million people, the U.S. is the third most populous country. The capital is Washington, D.C., and the...

HR Generalist Job Listings for United States

Human Resources Generalist
Nov 20
Tukwila, WA, USA
OfficeTeam
There is a current opening for a Human Resources Generalist in a promising career path. OfficeTeam is staffing for a thriving company located in Tukwila that is in need of an outstanding Human ...
Human Resources Generalist
Nov 20
Boring, OR, USA
Emerald Staffing
Now hiring a full time Human Resources Generalist in Boring! Our client is looking for a dedicated HR professional who is bilingual in Spanish/English, with recent professional experience, a results ...
Human Resources Generalist
Nov 20
Bakersfield, CA, USA
Creative Financial Staffing (CFS)
Human Resources Generalist About the company Our client is a leading company in Kern County searching for a Human Resources Generalist. They are an innovative and fast paced company! Due to their ...
Human Resources Generalist
Nov 20
Lake Forest, CA, USA
CV Resources
Growing company is looking for a human resources generalist to join the team. Duties include: Managing new hires, processing terminations, administering onboarding materials, and following up on ...
Human Resources Generalist
Nov 20
Pasadena, CA, USA
Medical Professionals
The HR Generalist will assist in total Human Resources functions and operations and reports directly to the Director of Human Resources. Essential Functions: * Assist in development and execution of ...

The average pay for a HR Generalist is $71,990 a year and $35 an hour in the United States. The average salary range for a HR Generalist is between $51,486 and $88,910. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a HR Generalist. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in the United States.

ERI’s compensation data are based on salary surveys conducted and researched by ERI. Cost of labor data in the Assessor Series are based on actual housing sales data from commercially available sources, plus rental rates, gasoline prices, consumables, medical care premium costs, property taxes, effective income tax rates, etc.

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