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Human Resources Specialist salary in United States

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

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The average salary for a human resources specialist is $45,206 per year in the United States. 10.8k salaries reported, updated at June 29, 2022.

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Top companies for Human Resources Specialists in United States

  1. US Department of Homeland Security
    4213 reviews209 salaries reported
    $107,136per year
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Highest paying cities for Human Resources Specialists in United States

  1. San Diego, CA
    $48,361 per year
    52 salaries reported
  2. Houston, TX
    $46,171 per year
    246 salaries reported
  3. Phoenix, AZ
    $46,105 per year
    96 salaries reported
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Most common benefits for Human Resources Specialists

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • 403(b)
  • AD&D insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible schedule
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Opportunities for advancement
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Pet insurance
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Retirement plan
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance
  • Wellness program
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Salary satisfaction

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52% of Human Resources Specialists in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area.

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How much do similar professions get paid in United States?

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