How much does a Human Resources Generalist I make in the United States? The average Human Resources Generalist I salary in the United States is $58,923 as of November 29, 2021, but the range typically falls between $52,119 and $66,238. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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25% $52,119 10% $45,925 90% $72,897 75% $66,238 $58,923 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Human Resources Generalist I

Human Resources Generalist I assists in administering human resources policies and procedures. Collects and maintains HR data related to compensation, benefits, training, recruitment, etc. to help make recommendations for improvement. Being a Human Resources Generalist I processes paperwork for functional area according to established procedures. May prepare internal employee communications regarding compensation, benefits, or company policies. Additionally, Human Resources Generalist I may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a manager. The Human Resources Generalist I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Human Resources Generalist I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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