HR Specialist

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HR Specialist in Australia median base salary $87,500/yr. Information is based on 52 HR Specialist jobs advertised between November 2019 and September 2020.
How much do HR Specialist earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Specialist is $87,500 in Australia
$87,500 /yr
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Average $87,500
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated October 09 2020
The average pay range for HR Specialist is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $140K per year. The average number of HR Specialist roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between November 2019 and September 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a HR Specialist? The most common skills required for a HR Specialist are:
Administration Building Administrative Art Coaching Construction Coaching Compliance Confidentiality Administration Audit Communicating Construction Accountability Advertising Compliance Activiti Administration Administrative Advertising Analytics Apartments Architectural Art Best Practices Building Business Requirements Citizenship Compliance Confidentiality
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These skills are most commonly found in HR Specialist job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated September 30 2020
Which recruitment agencies have the largest number of Generalist HR & Consulting roles in Australia?
See which recruitment agencies advertise the most Generalist HR & Consulting roles. See what salaries they paid for Generalist HR & Consulting in Australia. See how they compare to the average Generalist HR & Consulting salary of $87,500.
Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)



The Next Step
Sydney (74%), Melbourne (26%)



Michael Page Human Resources
Sydney (66%), Perth (24%), Melbourne (10%)



u&u. Recruitment Partners
Brisbane (62%), Sydney (38%)



Burgess Paluch Legal Recruitment
Melbourne (33%), Perth (30%), Sydney (27%), Brisbane (10%)



Last Updated July 29 2020
How many years does it take to become a HR Specialist?
Most candidates undertake an average of 2 years Human Resources & Recruitment prior to being appointed as a HR Specialist.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Specialist
Last updated October 21 2020
Most candidates have on average 4 years working experience prior to becoming a HR Specialist.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Specialist
Last updated October 21 2020
Where are Generalist HR & Consulting in Australia sourced from?
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced from
these companies
Australian Red Cross
Department of Planning and Environment
Mission Australia
Cornerstone HR
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Griffith University
Monash University
University of New South Wales
University of South Australia
Last updated October 15 2020
Where are most HR Specialist roles located in Australia?
Sydney 17 / 33%
Brisbane 14 / 27%
Melbourne 9 / 17%
Perth 7 / 13%
Geelong 2 / 4%
Last updated October 16 2020
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Specialist?
Sydney ($96K)
Darwin ($85K)
Geelong ($85K)
Gold Coast ($85K)
Brisbane ($83K)
Last updated October 16 2020
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