How much does a Top Human Resources Executive make in the United States? The average Top Human Resources Executive salary in the United States is $252,157 as of April 26, 2022, but the range typically falls between $214,784 and $298,343. 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. 

Based on HR-reported data: a national average with a geographic differential
25% $214,784 10% $180,758 90% $340,392 75% $298,343 $252,157 50%(Median)
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Job Description for Top Human Resources Executive

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, employee/labor relations, compensation, benefits, and employee services. Being a Top Human Resources Executive ensures company compliance with current, applicable labor laws. Requires a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Top Human Resources Executive typically reports to an Executive. The Top Human Resources Executive manages a business unit, division, or corporate function with major organizational impact. Establishes overall direction and strategic initiatives for the given major function or line of business. Has acquired the business acumen and leadership experience to become a top function or division head. (Copyright 2022 Salary.com)... View full job description

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City, State Compared to national average
City, State San Francisco, CA Compared to national average
+ 25.0%
City, State Washington, DC Compared to national average
+ 11.3%
City, State Miami, FL Compared to national average
-2.6%
City, State Chicago, IL Compared to national average
+ 6.1%
City, State Boston, MA Compared to national average
+ 12.7%
City, State New York, NY Compared to national average
+ 20.3%
City, State Dallas, TX Compared to national average
-0.7%

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