HR Specialist

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HR Specialist in Australia median base salary $83,888/yr. Information is based on 36 HR Specialist jobs advertised between February 2020 and December 2020.
How much do HR Specialist earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Specialist is $83,888 in Australia
$83,888 /yr
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Average $83,888
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated January 15 2021
The average pay range for HR Specialist is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $110K per year. The average number of HR Specialist roles advertised per month is 5 in Australia between February 2020 and December 2020.
What are the most common skills required to be a HR Specialist? The most common skills required for a HR Specialist are:
Administration Coaching Compliance Construction Engineering Administration Confidentiality Construction Engineering Administration Administrative Advertising Audit Building Coaching Consulting Contracts Accounting Administrative Analytics Building Citizenship Coaching Compliance Confidentiality Construction Contracts Design Drafting Education
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These skills are most commonly found in HR Specialist job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated December 31 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 $83,888.
Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)



Blue Care
Brisbane (100%)



The Next Step
Sydney (76%), Melbourne (24%)



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



Adelaide (50%), Melbourne (50%)



Last Updated January 15 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 14 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 January 14 2021
Where are Generalist HR & Consulting in Adelaide sourced from?
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced from
these companies
Cootes Transport Group Pty Ltd
HR administration
Department of Defence
Department of Defence - Defence Security Authority
Department of Immigration and Multicultural Affairs
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced in Adelaide are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Charles Sturt University
Deakin University
Griffith University
Monash University
Last updated January 12 2021
Where are most HR Specialist roles located in Australia?
Sydney 16 / 33%
Brisbane 14 / 29%
Perth 7 / 15%
Melbourne 5 / 10%
Geelong 2 / 4%
Last updated January 08 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Specialist?
Townsville ($105K)
Sydney ($95K)
Darwin ($85K)
Geelong ($85K)
Gold Coast ($85K)
Last updated January 15 2021