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Alternate Job Titles: Top HR Executive, Vice President of Human Resources, Top Human Resources Executive, Chief HR Executive, Chief HR Officer, VP, Human Resources

What is the average annual salary for Top Human Resources Executive?
The annual salary for someone with the job title Top Human Resources Executive may vary depending on a number of factors including industry, company size, location, years of experience and level of education. Our team of Certified Compensation Professionals has analyzed survey data collected from thousands of HR departments at companies of all sizes and industries to present this range of annual salaries for people with the job title Top Human Resources Executive in the United States.

This chart describes the expected percentage of people who perform the job of Top Human Resources Executive in the United States that make less than that annual salary. For example the median expected annual pay for a typical Top Human Resources Executive in the United States is $229,382 so 50% of the people who perform the job of Top Human Resources Executive in the United Sates are expected to make less than $229,382.

Source: HR Reported data as of October 2014

Median $229,382
  • 10%$131,602
  • 25%$178,200
  • 75%$288,070
  • 90%$341,502

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Job Description for Top Human Resources Executive

Plans and directs all aspects of an organization's human resources policies, objectives, and initiatives. Responsible for employment, placement, orientation and training, labor relations, compensation, benefits, and employee services. Ensures company compliance with current, applicable labor laws. Requires a bachelor's degree with at least 15 years of experience in the field. Demonstrates expertise in a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures. Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to top management. View Top Human Resources Executive job description

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Categories:  Human Resources, Executive and Management

Industries:  Aerospace & Defense, Biotechnology, Business Services, Chemicals, Construction, Edu., Gov't. & Nonprofit, Energy & Utilities, Financial Services, Healthcare, Hospitality & Leisure, Insurance, Internet, Media, MFG Durable, MFG Nondurable, Pharmaceuticals, Retail & Wholesale, Software & Networking, Telecom, Transportation

Similar Job Titles:  Top Division Human Resources Executive, Human Resources Supervisor, Human Resources Generalist IV, Human Resources Generalist II, Human Resources Generalist I, Human Resources Generalist III, Human Resources Manager, Plant Human Resources Manager, Human Resources Assistant II

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