How much does a Director of Human Resources make in the United States?

3.1k salaries reported, updated at July 26, 2021
$90,261
per year

The average salary for a director of human resources is $90,261 per year in the United States and $10,000 cash bonus per year.

Cash bonus
$10,000
per year

Most common benefits

  • Flexible spending account
  • Employee assistance program
  • 403(b)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
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Best-paid skills and qualifications for director of human resourceses

Most recommended skill

Financial Report Writing

The jobs requiring this skill have decrease by 40.00% since 2017. Director of Human Resourceses with this skill earn +32.88% more than the average base salary, which is $90,261 per year.

Job Trend
YearNumber of job openings on Indeed requiring this skillChange from previous year
20142increase by 2
20152decrease by 0.00%
20162decrease by 0.00%
201710increase by 400.00%
20186decrease by 40.00%

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More critical skills and qualifications that pay well

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Financial Report Writing
+32.88%
5Company icon
Budgeting
+27.08%
39Company icon
Acquisitions
+41.02%
2Company icon
Analytics
+47.00%
24Company icon
Manufacturing Experience
+29.97%
166Company icon

Most common benefits for Director of Human Resourceses

  • Flexible spending account
  • Employee assistance program
  • 403(b)
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k) matching
  • Health insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off
  • Life insurance
  • Dependent health insurance coverage
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Salary satisfaction

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72% of Director of human resourceses in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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