HR Generalist

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Median Average:
$85,392
HR Generalist in Australia median base salary $85,392/yr. Information is based on 102 HR Generalist jobs advertised between April 2020 and April 2021.
How much do HR Generalist earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Generalist is $85,392 in Australia
$85,392 /yr
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Average $85,392
Range $80K - $90K
Last updated April 09 2021
The average pay range for HR Generalist is between $80K and $90K. Salaries vary from a low of $60K up to $110K per year. The average number of HR Generalist roles advertised per month is 9 in Australia between April 2020 and April 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a HR Generalist? The most common skills required for a HR Generalist are:
Administration Compliance Administration Administration Coaching Administration Building Compliance Audit Auditing Advertising Building Compliance Confidentiality Construction Administration Analytics Art Audit Building Citizenship Compliance Accounting Administrative Art Audit Coaching Compliance Confidentiality Construction
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These skills are most commonly found in HR Generalist job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated March 31 2021
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 $85,392.
Blue Care
Brisbane (100%)
258

$107K-$133K

($34,797)

$107K-$133K
($34,797)
Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)
236

$103K-$129K

($30,986)

$103K-$129K
($30,986)
The Next Step
Sydney (84%), Melbourne (16%)
204

$115K-$180K

($62,349)

$115K-$180K
($62,349)
Tandem Partners
Sydney (60%), Melbourne (40%)
147

$129K-$192K

($75,500)

$129K-$192K
($75,500)
Michael Page Human Resources
Sydney (66%), Perth (24%), Melbourne (10%)
109

$84K-$103K

($8,899)

$84K-$103K
($8,899)
Last Updated April 02 2021
How many years does it take to become a HR Generalist?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Human Resources & Recruitment prior to being appointed as a HR Generalist.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Generalist
Last updated April 12 2021
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a HR Generalist.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Generalist
Last updated April 12 2021
Where are Generalist HR & Consulting in Australia sourced from?
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced from
these companies
Recruitment Select
Australian Red Cross
Life Without Barriers
National Australia Bank
Mission Australia
Generalist HR & Consulting are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
Canberra Institute of Technology
University of South Australia
Victoria University
Australian Institute of Management
Australian Institute of Management
Last updated April 06 2021
Where are most HR Generalist roles located in Australia?
Sydney 45 / 42%
Melbourne 23 / 22%
Canberra 9 / 8%
Brisbane 8 / 8%
Perth 7 / 7%
Last updated April 09 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Generalist?
Canberra ($120K)
Townsville ($105K)
Sydney ($89K)
Adelaide ($85K)
Gold Coast ($85K)
Last updated April 09 2021