How much does a Recruiting Director make in the United States? The average Recruiting Director salary in the United States is $146,493 as of May 28, 2020, but the range typically falls between $129,075 and $165,968. 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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Recruiting Director plans, develops, and directs recruitment processes and employment programs. Works with management to understand current and future workforce needs. Being a Recruiting Director assesses external labor market conditions, develops the most effective, economical and appropriate recruiting channels and methods. Maintains good relationships with all advertisement and recruitment agencies. Additionally, Recruiting Director ensures all recruiting activities consistent with organization's policies and standards. Requires a bachelor's degree of human resources or its equivalent. Typically reports to top management. The Recruiting Director manages a departmental sub-function within a broader departmental function. Creates functional strategies and specific objectives for the sub-function and develops budgets/policies/procedures to support the functional infrastructure. Deep knowledge of the managed sub-function and solid knowledge of the overall departmental function. To be a Recruiting Director typically requires 5+ years of managerial experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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Dycom Industries, Inc. provides specialty contracting services in the United States. The company offers various specialty contracting services, including program management, engineering, construction, maintenance, and installation services, such as placement and splicing of fiber, copper, and coaxial cables to telecomm... More
Fiscal Year Ended in 2019
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Skills associated with Recruiting Director: Workforce Planning, HR Regulatory Compliance, Recruiting Metrics, Full-Cycle Recruiting ...More

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