HR Officer

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Median Average:
$71,409
HR Officer in Australia median base salary $71,409/yr. Information is based on 220 HR Officer jobs advertised between June 2020 and June 2021.
How much do HR Officer earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Officer is $71,409 in Australia
$71,409 /yr
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Average $71,409
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated June 04 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 19 in Australia between June 2020 and June 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 May 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 $71,409.
Blue Care
Brisbane (95%), Townsville (5%)
288

$103K-$128K

($44,719)

$103K-$128K
($44,719)
Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)
236

$103K-$129K

($44,969)

$103K-$129K
($44,969)
TAFE NSW
Gold Coast (41%), Sydney (28%), Newcastle (20%), Albury (11%)
214

$83K-$103K

($22,403)

$83K-$103K
($22,403)
The Next Step
Sydney (84%), Melbourne (16%)
204

$115K-$180K

($76,332)

$115K-$180K
($76,332)
Services Australia
Melbourne (36%), Hobart (27%), Canberra (18%), Newcastle (18%)
198

$112K-$138K

($54,216)

$112K-$138K
($54,216)
Last Updated June 11 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 June 14 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 June 14 2021
Where are HR Officer in Australia sourced from?
HR Officer are sourced from
these companies
APNIC
BP Australia
LendLease
NSW Aboriginal Land Council
Software AG
HR Officer are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
University of Southern Queensland
Monash University
TAFE
The University of Queensland
University of Newcastle
Last updated June 12 2021
Where are most HR Officer roles located in Australia?
Melbourne 51 / 22%
Sydney 48 / 21%
Brisbane 41 / 18%
Perth 30 / 13%
Canberra 12 / 5%
Last updated June 11 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Officer?
Townsville ($92K)
Canberra ($82K)
Gold Coast ($78K)
Perth ($76K)
Darwin ($75K)
Last updated June 11 2021