HR Officer

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HR Officer in Australia median base salary $69,593/yr. Information is based on 418 HR Officer jobs advertised between December 2020 and December 2021.
How much do HR Officer earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Officer is $69,593 in Australia
$69,593 /yr
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Average $69,593
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated December 03 2021
The average pay range for HR Officer is between $70K and $80K. Salaries vary from a low of $50K up to $90K per year. The average number of HR Officer roles advertised per month is 36 in Australia between December 2020 and December 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a HR Officer? The most common skills required for a HR Officer are:
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These skills are most commonly found in HR Officer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated November 30 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 $69,593.
Tandem Partners
Sydney (69%), Melbourne (31%)



Blue Care
Brisbane (97%), Townsville (3%)



Sydney (22%), Melbourne (20%), Perth (17%), Brisbane (11%) +4 others



Gold Coast (36%), Sydney (31%), Newcastle (21%), Albury (12%)



Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)



Last Updated December 04 2021
How many years does it take to become a HR Officer?
Most candidates undertake an average of 4 years Human Resources & Recruitment prior to being appointed as a HR Officer.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Officer
Last updated December 03 2021
Most candidates have on average 6 years working experience prior to becoming a HR Officer.
Average Human Resources & Recruitment required to become a HR Officer
Last updated December 03 2021
Where are HR Officer in Australia sourced from?
HR Officer are sourced from
these companies
BP Australia
Canberra Motorcycle Centre
Hunter Water Corporation
HR Officer are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
University of South Australia
University of Southern Queensland
Monash University
The University of Queensland
Last updated December 06 2021
Where are most HR Officer roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 97 / 24%
Sydney 84 / 20%
Perth 67 / 16%
Brisbane 59 / 14%
Canberra 29 / 7%
Last updated November 27 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Officer?
Canberra ($81K)
Sydney ($77K)
Townsville ($75K)
Perth ($73K)
Newcastle ($71K)
Last updated December 04 2021