HR Officer

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Median Average:
$71,097
HR Officer in Australia median base salary $71,097/yr. Information is based on 164 HR Officer jobs advertised between March 2020 and February 2021.
How much do HR Officer earn in Australia? The average salary of HR Officer is $71,097 in Australia
$71,097 /yr
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Average $71,097
Range $70K - $80K
Last updated February 26 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 17 in Australia between March 2020 and February 2021.
What are the most common skills required to be a HR Officer? The most common skills required for a HR Officer are:
Administration Administrative Administration Administrative Administration Administrative Administration Administrative Accountability Administration Building Administrative Advertising Building Accountability Administration Art Building Accountability Administration Administrative Advertising Analytics Architectural Architecture Art Audit Auditing Bookings Building
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These skills are most commonly found in HR Officer job advertisements and position descriptions.

Last updated February 28 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 $71,097.
Hays Human Resources
Sydney (100%)
236

$103K-$129K

($45,281)

$103K-$129K
($45,281)
Blue Care
Brisbane (100%)
228

$108K-$135K

($50,861)

$108K-$135K
($50,861)
The Next Step
Sydney (82%), Melbourne (18%)
186

$111K-$179K

($74,188)

$111K-$179K
($74,188)
Michael Page Human Resources
Sydney (66%), Perth (24%), Melbourne (10%)
109

$84K-$103K

($23,194)

$84K-$103K
($23,194)
Northern Sydney Local Health District
Sydney (100%)
88

$84K-$104K

($22,961)

$84K-$104K
($22,961)
Last Updated February 26 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 March 01 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 March 01 2021
Where are HR Officer in Australia sourced from?
HR Officer are sourced from
these companies
APNIC
BP Australia
NSW Aboriginal Land Council
HR Officer are sourced in Australia are most likely to be sourced from these schools
The University of Melbourne
University of Nottingham
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University
Queensland University of Technology
South Bank Institute of TAFE
Last updated March 02 2021
Where are most HR Officer roles located in Australia?
Sydney 41 / 23%
Melbourne 30 / 17%
Brisbane 28 / 16%
Perth 22 / 13%
Canberra 14 / 8%
Last updated February 26 2021
Which locations in Australia pay the most for HR Officer?
Townsville ($108K)
Canberra ($85K)
Perth ($78K)
Darwin ($75K)
Newcastle ($73K)
Last updated February 26 2021