HR Specialist

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HR Specialist in Australia median base salary $85,000/yr. Information is based on 44 HR Specialist jobs advertised between January 2021 and January 2022.
How much do HR Specialist earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Specialist is $85,000 in Australia
$85,000 /yr
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Average $85,000
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated January 07 2022
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 January 2021 and January 2022.
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 December 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 $85,000.
Tandem Partners
Sydney (71%), Melbourne (29%)



Blue Care
Brisbane (97%), Townsville (3%)



Sydney (21%), Melbourne (20%), Perth (17%), Brisbane (13%) +4 others



Gold Coast (36%), Sydney (31%), Newcastle (21%), Albury (12%)



Michael Page Human Resources
Sydney (41%), Perth (38%), Melbourne (21%)



Last Updated December 18 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 January 17 2022
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 January 17 2022
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
National Australia Bank
GAOTek Inc.
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Charles Darwin University
Charles Sturt University
La Trobe University
RMIT University
Victoria University
Last updated January 13 2022
Where are most HR Specialist roles located in Australia?
Sydney 16 / 34%
Melbourne 10 / 21%
Brisbane 5 / 11%
Perth 5 / 11%
Canberra 3 / 6%
Last updated December 18 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Specialist?
Brisbane ($127K)
Perth ($101K)
Albury ($95K)
Gold Coast ($95K)
Hobart ($95K)
Last updated December 18 2021