HR Specialist

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Median Average:
$83,163
HR Specialist in Australia median base salary $83,163/yr. Information is based on 49 HR Specialist jobs advertised between November 2020 and November 2021.
How much do HR Specialist earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Specialist is $83,163 in Australia
$83,163 /yr
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Average $83,163
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated November 26 2021
The average pay range for HR Specialist is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $130K per year. The average number of HR Specialist roles advertised per month is 4 in Australia between November 2020 and November 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a HR Specialist? The most common skills required for a HR Specialist are:
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These skills are most commonly found in HR Specialist job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated October 31 2021
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 $83,163.
Tandem Partners
Sydney (68%), Melbourne (32%)
458

$109K-$193K

($68,336)

$109K-$193K
($68,336)
Blue Care
Brisbane (96%), Townsville (4%)
415

$92K-$120K

($23,487)

$92K-$120K
($23,487)
Employsure
Sydney (22%), Melbourne (20%), Perth (16%), Newcastle (11%) +4 others
370

$58K-$94K

(($6,677))

$58K-$94K
(($6,677))
TAFE NSW
Gold Coast (36%), Sydney (31%), Newcastle (21%), Albury (12%)
268

$84K-$103K

($10,836)

$84K-$103K
($10,836)
Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)
236

$103K-$129K

($33,215)

$103K-$129K
($33,215)
Last Updated November 27 2021
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 November 24 2021
Most candidates have on average 3 years working experience prior to becoming a HR Specialist.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Specialist
Last updated November 24 2021
Where are Generalist HR & Consulting in Australia sourced from?
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced from
these companies
Recruitment Select
Australian Red Cross
Life Without Barriers
Griffith University
National Australia Bank
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
TAFE
Griffith University
Monash University
Curtin University
Deakin University
Last updated November 27 2021
Where are most HR Specialist roles located in Australia?
Sydney 21 / 38%
Melbourne 13 / 24%
Perth 6 / 11%
Brisbane 5 / 9%
Canberra 3 / 5%
Last updated November 20 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Specialist?
Brisbane ($111K)
Perth ($96K)
Albury ($95K)
Gold Coast ($95K)
Hobart ($95K)
Last updated November 20 2021