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How much does a Recruiter make in San Francisco, CA?

Average base salary
102 salaries reported, updated at Aug 07, 2020
per year
The average salary for a recruiter with 2 to 3 years of experience, Bachelor Degree, and 3 selected qualifications is $89,312 per year in San Francisco, CA.
55% higher
than national average
Most common benefits
  • Work from home
  • Gym membership
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
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Most common benefits for Recruiters

  • Work from home
  • Gym membership
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401(k)
  • Paid time off
  • Health insurance
  • Food provided
  • 401(k) matching
  • Disability insurance
  • Commuter assistance
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Salary satisfaction

Based on 1,266 ratings

53% of Recruiters in the United States think their salaries are enough for the cost of living in their area

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Common questions about salaries for a Recruiter

As a recruiter how can I know if I am being paid fairly?

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How can recruiters increase their salary?

To increase your salary as a recruiter, you can consider the following options:

  • Gain more experience: With more experience, you'll generally have a larger candidate database to offer companies.
  • Get a qualification: Having a qualification will be an advantage as you can apply for a position at a larger firm or show your knowledge as an independent recruiter.
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