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Recruiter Salary
in Seattle, Washington

$77,805 (USD)

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Last updated: June 18, 2019

Salary Recap

The average pay for a Recruiter is $77,805 a year and $37 an hour in Seattle, Washington, United States. The average salary range for a Recruiter is between $55,723 and $96,012. On average, a Bachelor's Degree is the highest level of education for a Recruiter. This compensation analysis is based on salary survey data collected directly from employers and anonymous employees in Seattle, Washington.

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Job Summary

  • Converses with and asks questions of job applicants to select people meeting employer qualifications.
  • Checks employment applications and examines work history, education and training, job skills, compensation needs, and other qualifications of applicants.
  • Records additional knowledge, skills, abilities, interests, test results, and other data pertinent to selection and referral of applicants.
  • Reviews job orders and matches applicants with job requirements, utilizing manual or computerized file search.
Recruiter Job Prevalence in Seattle, Washington, United States

Job family: Human Resources Specialists

Job family population: 553,950

Estimated population of Recruiter jobs: 242,597

Rate of error: 0.5%

Salary Potential

Estimated salary in 2024:
5 Year Change:
16 %



About Seattle, Washington

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Description: Seattle ( (listen) see-AT-əl) is a seaport city on the West Coast of the United States. It is the seat of King County, Washington. With an estimated 744,955 residents as of 2018, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. According to U.S. Census data released in 2018, the Seattle metropolitan area's population stands at 3.94 million, and ranks as the 15th largest in the United States. In July 2013, it was the fastest-growing major city in the United States and remained in the top 5 in May 2015 with an annual growth rate of 2.1%. In July 2016, Seattle...

Recruiter Job Listings for Seattle, Washington

Recruiter/Talent Acquisition & Engagement Coordinator
Jun 8
Seattle, WA, USA
Right at Home
We are seeking an enthusiastic Recruiter / Talent Acquisition & Engagement Coordinator who is looking for a fast-paced and fulfilling position. Right at Home is a well-established and growing family ...
Full Desk Recruiter
Jun 17
Renton, WA, USA
Harvard Partners Health
Typical positions this recruiter will recruit for: * CNAs, LPNs, & RNs * Directors of Nursing * Directors of Rehab * Executive Directors * Administrators * MDS Coordinators Responsibilities
Recruiter/ Staff Recruiter
Jun 14
Lynnwood, WA, USA
SmartTalent Lynnwood
Have you experienced a "day in the office" as a recruiter? * Are you looking for a company where you are valued and not just a number? * Are you looking for a company to call "home"? * Bilingual ...
May 17
Seattle, WA, USA
Parker Staffing
Recruiter needed for a renowned healthcare facility in Seattle Job# ID: 15388 Pay: $37-$55hr Location: Seattle, WA Contract: approximately 4 months A culture of caring and an opportunity to work with ...
Entry Level Healthcare Recruiter - Area Manager Trainee
Jun 3
Seattle, WA, USA
Ro Health
Sales and/or Recruitment experience * Leadership experience * Willingness to Relocate for Promotion within 10-18 Months. More about Ro Health and this position We supply schools and skilled nursing ...
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