HUMAN RESOURCES SALARY IN AUSTRALIA

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Average gross salary for Human Resources GROSS SALARY
AU$ 108,526
Average gorss salary (USD) for Human Resources GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 93,163
Average net salary for Human Resources NET SALARY
AU$ 78,916
The most typical salary for Human Resources MOST TYPICAL GROSS
AU$ 102,817
  Updated: 15 Sep 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 27%
  Salary entries: 118

Human Resources Earnings in Australia

Average salary for Human Resources in Australia is AU$ 108,526.

Average take home earning is AU$ 78,916 (Net).

The most typical salary is AU$ 102,817 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (118 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
7 % AU$ 266,687
10 % AU$ 190,000
21 % AU$ 142,500
53 % AU$ 102,817
90 % AU$ 53,666
95 % AU$ 43,557
98 % AU$ 34,750
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Human Resources Manager AU$ 139,800 US$ 119,531 53
Human Resource AU$ 82,805 US$ 68,090 19
Human Resource Coordinator AU$ 69,366 US$ 60,557 15
Human Resource Hunter AU$ 84,483 US$ 70,446 06
Human Resource Administrator AU$ 61,600 US$ 58,853 05
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Sydney AU$ 110,687 US$ 91,742 32
Melbourne AU$ 115,385 US$ 102,301 27
Brisbane AU$ 96,430 US$ 82,408 26
Perth AU$ 133,583 US$ 118,241 12
Adelaide AU$ 83,333 US$ 79,453 06
Canberra AU$ 148,750 US$ 116,544 04
Gold Coast AU$ 79,000 US$ 72,377 03
Newcastle AU$ 66,000 US$ 50,766 02
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
More US$ 215,664 AU$ 266,687
08
205K US$ 157,767 AU$ 200,000
03
195K US$ 145,282 AU$ 190,000
01
165K US$ 143,791 AU$ 161,666
06
145K US$ 140,434 AU$ 142,500
04
175K US$ 117,774 AU$ 170,000
01
155K US$ 111,472 AU$ 150,000
02
115K US$ 109,572 AU$ 111,900
05
125K US$ 106,174 AU$ 121,277
09
135K US$ 103,489 AU$ 132,313
07
105K US$ 86,896 AU$ 102,817
17
95K US$ 81,729 AU$ 92,125
08
75K US$ 71,350 AU$ 74,362
08
85K US$ 70,278 AU$ 81,422
09
65K US$ 57,716 AU$ 65,000
06
55K US$ 47,777 AU$ 53,666
12
45K US$ 40,107 AU$ 43,557
06
35K US$ 28,519 AU$ 34,750
04
25K US$ 23,829 AU$ 24,250
02

  SALARY BY GENDER   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 102,897 AU$ 121,834 39
Women US$ 85,923 AU$ 102,023 68
N/A US$ 103,409 AU$ 101,545 11

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 152,929 AU$ 200,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 109,842 AU$ 129,518 22
Bachelors Degree US$ 92,895 AU$ 108,180 65
Some College US$ 76,672 AU$ 87,138 18
High School US$ 83,797 AU$ 96,375 12

Human Resources workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in Australia. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses AU$ 200,000. While Human Resources workers with Some College education earn the least, with an average gross income of AU$ 87,138. This is 99.46% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 127,258 AU$ 157,827 22
16-20 Years US$ 127,792 AU$ 140,375 08
12-16 Years US$ 108,484 AU$ 132,562 16
8-12 Years US$ 95,768 AU$ 108,772 29
4-8 Years US$ 68,448 AU$ 76,271 14
2-4 Years US$ 62,044 AU$ 68,087 16
1-2 Years US$ 63,721 AU$ 71,263 07
0-1 Year US$ 43,538 AU$ 46,583 06

Human Resources workers in Australia with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 16-20 Years of experience earn a gross average of AU$ 140,375 compared to AU$ 46,583 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 16-20 Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 193.52%.


  SALARY BY AGE   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
57-62 US$ 133,868 AU$ 174,366 06
51-56 US$ 115,983 AU$ 128,142 07
45-50 US$ 120,769 AU$ 149,066 15
39-44 US$ 103,433 AU$ 120,727 11
33-38 US$ 100,994 AU$ 123,237 27
27-32 US$ 65,850 AU$ 72,964 24
22-26 US$ 60,499 AU$ 68,207 14
16-21 US$ 45,727 AU$ 49,500 03
N/A US$ 103,409 AU$ 101,545 11
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  SALARY BY CAREER   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Human Resources Manager US$ 119,531 AU$ 139,800 53
2. Other Human Resource Career US$ 86,955 AU$ 98,400 20
3. Human Resource Hunter US$ 70,446 AU$ 84,483 06
4. Human Resource US$ 68,090 AU$ 82,805 19
5. Human Resource Coordinator US$ 60,557 AU$ 69,366 15
6. Human Resource Administrator US$ 58,853 AU$ 61,600 05

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In Australia economy, Human Resources Manager is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of AU$ 139,800. Other Human Resource Career and Human Resource Hunter follow, earning AU$ 98,400 and AU$ 84,483, respectively. Human Resource Administrator earn a gross annual average of AU$ 61,600, while Human Resource Coordinator earn AU$ 69,366. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 103.10%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 93,669 AU$ 107,920 103
Contract US$ 89,703 AU$ 113,596 14
Part Time US$ 89,521 AU$ 100,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   HUMAN RESOURCES   AUSTRALIA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Canberra Human Resources in Canberra US$ 116,544 AU$ 148,750 04
2. Perth Human Resources in Perth US$ 118,241 AU$ 133,583 12
3. Melbourne Human Resources in Melbourne US$ 102,301 AU$ 115,385 27
4. Sydney Human Resources in Sydney US$ 91,742 AU$ 110,687 32
5. Brisbane Human Resources in Brisbane US$ 82,408 AU$ 96,430 26
6. Adelaide Human Resources in Adelaide US$ 79,453 AU$ 83,333 06
7. Gold Coast Human Resources in Gold Coast US$ 72,377 AU$ 79,000 03
8. Newcastle Human Resources in Newcastle US$ 50,766 AU$ 66,000 02

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    HUMAN RESOURCES

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Australia Australia US$ 93,163 AU$ 108,526 118
2. United States United States Human Resources US$ 81,010 US$ 81,010 852
3. Germany Germany Human Resources in Germany US$ 78,725 EUR 63,400 99
4. United Kingdom United Kingdom Human Resources in United Kingdom US$ 72,468 GBP 49,933 312
5. Hong Kong Hong Kong Human Resources in Hong Kong US$ 68,124 HKD 529,469 145
6. Singapore Singapore Human Resources in Singapore US$ 65,675 SGD 86,414 266
7. New Zealand New Zealand Human Resources in New Zealand US$ 59,451 NZ$ 79,787 30
8. Mexico Mexico Human Resources in Mexico US$ 40,317 MXN 680,449 30
9. Malaysia Malaysia Human Resources in Malaysia US$ 25,058 MYR 90,074 550
10. Indonesia Indonesia Human Resources in Indonesia US$ 24,066 IDR 291,562,796 213

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(36/36)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 15 Sep 2020

High School, 8-12 years: "Policy, procedures, advisor, discipline, work force planning, budgettnig."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 125,000
US$ 86,599


(35/36)  HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Jul 2020

Bachelors Degree, 1-2 years: "Income expenditure and day to day management and company contracts. IT, entrepreneurship."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 43,344
US$ 30,028


(34/36)  WORKFORCE ANALYST


 Posted: 11 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Data extraction, interrogation, mantenance."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 69,279


(33/36)  GENERAL MANAGER HR


 Posted: 04 Feb 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Generalist HR specialist."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 170,000
US$ 117,774


(32/36)  HRIS ANALYST


 Posted: 16 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "HRIS Analyst for international company."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 105,000
US$ 72,743


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(31/36)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 12 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Generalist HR Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 130,000
US$ 90,063


(30/36)  COMPENSATION & BENEFITS MANAGER


 Posted: 05 Dec 2019

Masters Degree, 8-12 years: "Compensation & Benefits Manager."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 108,900
US$ 85,687


(29/36)  BUSINESS PARTNER


 Posted: 28 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Helping managers manage more effectively."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 135,000
US$ 106,224


(28/36)  REWARD MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Oct 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Remuneration and Benefits."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 165,000
US$ 129,829


(27/36)  REWARD MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Reward Strategy and Processes."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 165,000
US$ 129,829


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(26/36)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 04 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 16-20 years: "Training, recruitment & compliance based."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 105,000
US$ 82,619


(25/36)  HR & ADM


 Posted: 29 Aug 2019

Masters Degree, 2-4 years: "Human Resources."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 55,000
US$ 43,276


(24/36)  REMUNERATION & BENEFITS MANAGER


 Posted: 22 Aug 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Remuneration & Benefits."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 109,000
US$ 85,766


(23/36)  RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

High School, 2-4 years: "Sourcing, screening, interviewing candidates HR consulting."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 65,000
US$ 51,145


(22/36)  REMUNERATION & BENEFITS MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Remuneration & Benefits."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 100,000
US$ 78,684


(21/36)  PROGRAM MANAGER


 Posted: 08 Aug 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "Responsible for overall delivery of Contingent Labour across Australia and New Zealand."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 130,000
US$ 102,290


(20/36)  HEAD OF PEOPLE


 Posted: 20 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Department Head."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 250,000
US$ 196,711


(19/36)  REWARD


 Posted: 17 Jul 2019

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Providing reward package advise, planning and strategy."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 160,000
US$ 125,895


(18/36)  OHSE OFFICER


 Posted: 09 Jul 2019

Some College, 12-16 years: "Compliance to standards, return to work coordination, environmental compliance."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 85,000
US$ 66,882


(17/36)  HSE MANAGER


 Posted: 21 May 2019

Some College, 20+ years: "Work Health & Safety Manager to Ensure company abides by all Work Health & Safety Legislation."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 62,948


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(16/36)  HUMAN RESOURCES MANAGER


 Posted: 11 May 2019

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "All aspects of HR management in a small company (25 employees)."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 95,000
US$ 74,750


(15/36)  HR BUSINESS PARTNER


 Posted: 30 Jan 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Senior HR professional Industrial relations."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 228,000
US$ 179,401


(14/36)  PLACEMENT MANAGER


 Posted: 16 Jan 2019

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Seek out overseas skilled workers, work with suppliers to ensure applications are vetted and verified, match candidates to vacancies with employers for skilled workers."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 145,000
US$ 114,092


(13/36)  EMPLOYEE EXPERIENCE MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Dec 2018

Some College, 20+ years: "Recruitment, employee management."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 80,000
US$ 62,948


(12/36)  HEAD OF HR AND CULTURE


 Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 20+ years: "Lead governance and delivery of HR Functions across company Set Remuneration Levels Recruitment Contracts Terminations Performance Management WHSE."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 240,000
US$ 188,843


(11/36)  HUMAN RESOURCES


 Posted: 05 Dec 2018

High School, 2-4 years: "Human Resources - HR."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 35,000
US$ 27,540


(10/36)  BUSINESS PARTNER


 Posted: 17 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Provide support in all aspects of hr."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 106,000
US$ 83,406


(9/36)  SENIOR HR BUSINESS PARTNER


 Posted: 16 Sep 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Senior HR Business Partner."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 120,000
US$ 94,421


(8/36)  HEAD OF HR


 Posted: 11 May 2018

Masters Degree, 12-16 years: "- Strategic Human Resources."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 300,000
US$ 236,053


(7/36)  MANAGER


 Posted: 29 Dec 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "HR Managerin private companies."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 36,000
US$ 27,527


(6/36)  HR ANALYST


 Posted: 29 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Rem & Ben, Reporting, HR Technology and Projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 92,000
US$ 70,347


(5/36)  GENERAL


 Posted: 25 Oct 2017

Masters Degree, 1-2 years: "Manage different companies and offices in different states."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 190,000
US$ 145,282


(4/36)  SENIOR HR ADVISOR


 Posted: 09 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "HR Business Partner providing generalist HR support."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 121,500
US$ 92,904


(3/36)  PEOPLE AND LEADERSHIP MANAGER


 Posted: 18 Sep 2017

High School, 16-20 years: "People Recruitment L&D Payroll."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 130,000
US$ 99,404


(2/36)  HR DIRECTOR


 Posted: 26 Aug 2017

Masters Degree, 20+ years: "Your advice to others - what does it take and which core skills you need to be successful at this job?."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 327,000
US$ 250,038


(1/36)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 27 Jul 2017

Bachelors Degree, 2-4 years: "Conducting human resource related tasks for the company."
Individual GROSS salary:
AU$ 50,000
US$ 38,232


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