HUMAN RESOURCES SALARY IN SOUTH KOREA

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Average gross salary for Human Resources GROSS SALARY
KRW 66,323,405
Average gorss salary (USD) for Human Resources GROSS SALARY (USD)
US$ 60,723
Average net salary for Human Resources NET SALARY
KRW 53,061,290
The most typical salary for Human Resources MOST TYPICAL GROSS
KRW 71,666,666
  Updated: 30 Jan 2020   Diff. gross vs. net: 19%
  Salary entries: 31

Human Resources Earnings in South Korea

Average salary for Human Resources in South Korea is KRW 66,323,405.

Average take home earning is KRW 53,061,290 (Net).

The most typical salary is KRW 71,666,666 (Gross).

These data are from our visitors surveys (31 individual salaries).

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Percentage of people Earn this salary or more
6 % KRW 150,000,000
19 % KRW 88,666,666
26 % KRW 79,000,000
61 % KRW 59,600,000
90 % KRW 39,281,388
97 % KRW 30,000,000
100 % KRW 10,000,000
Career Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Human Resources Manager KRW 74,806,250 US$ 68,817 16
Human Resource KRW 51,400,000 US$ 47,083 05
Human Resource Coordinator KRW 48,241,851 US$ 41,621 03
Human Resource Administrator KRW 51,200,000 US$ 47,308 02
Human Resource Hunter KRW 48,000,000 US$ 43,280 02
City Avg. gross salary (USD) Salary entries
Seoul KRW 67,786,626 US$ 62,024 28
Busan KRW 52,666,666 US$ 48,582 03
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  SALARY BY LEVEL   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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Salary levels Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
145K US$ 141,431 KRW 150,000,000
02
115K US$ 111,312 KRW 120,000,000
01
85K US$ 82,773 KRW 88,666,666
03
75K US$ 73,422 KRW 79,000,000
02
65K US$ 65,269 KRW 71,666,666
06
55K US$ 53,728 KRW 59,600,000
05
45K US$ 45,874 KRW 51,380,000
05
35K US$ 35,879 KRW 39,281,388
04
25K US$ 25,802 KRW 30,000,000
02
Less US$ 8,330 KRW 10,000,000
01

  SALARY BY GENDER   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Men US$ 65,459 KRW 71,472,222 18
Women US$ 55,663 KRW 60,793,796 12
N/A US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01

  SALARY BY EDUCATION   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Doctorate Degree US$ 141,431 KRW 150,000,000 01
Masters Degree US$ 62,276 KRW 69,100,000 06
Bachelors Degree US$ 59,087 KRW 64,409,806 23
High School US$ 8,330 KRW 10,000,000 01

Human Resources workers holding Doctorate Degree degrees enjoy the highest average gross salaries in South Korea. With an earned Doctorate Degree, they grosses KRW 150,000,000. While Human Resources workers with High School education earn the least, with an average gross income of KRW 10,000,000. This is 1597.85% lower of what Doctorate Degree degree holders earn.


  SALARY BY EXPERIENCE   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
20+ Years US$ 141,431 KRW 150,000,000 01
16-20 Years US$ 80,577 KRW 87,950,000 02
12-16 Years US$ 74,738 KRW 80,857,142 07
8-12 Years US$ 64,464 KRW 71,250,000 08
4-8 Years US$ 49,768 KRW 54,111,111 09
2-4 Years US$ 28,614 KRW 32,400,000 01
1-2 Years US$ 33,102 KRW 37,125,555 01
0-1 Year US$ 15,660 KRW 18,800,000 02

Human Resources workers in South Korea with more years of work experience outperform their counterparts with less experience. Workers with 20+ Years of experience earn a gross average of KRW 150,000,000 compared to KRW 18,800,000 for their counterparts with 0-1 Year of experience. The difference between workers with 20+ Years of experience and 0-1 Year is 803.14%.


  SALARY BY AGE   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
51-56 US$ 141,431 KRW 150,000,000 01
45-50 US$ 60,225 KRW 65,975,000 04
39-44 US$ 88,212 KRW 94,333,333 06
33-38 US$ 58,148 KRW 64,800,000 10
27-32 US$ 41,059 KRW 45,103,650 07
22-26 US$ 32,859 KRW 36,200,000 02
N/A US$ 36,205 KRW 40,000,000 01
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  SALARY BY CAREER   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Other Human Resource Career US$ 79,962 KRW 86,333,333 03
2. Human Resources Manager US$ 68,817 KRW 74,806,250 16
3. Human Resource Administrator US$ 47,308 KRW 51,200,000 02
4. Human Resource US$ 47,083 KRW 51,400,000 05
5. Human Resource Hunter US$ 43,280 KRW 48,000,000 02
6. Human Resource Coordinator US$ 41,621 KRW 48,241,851 03

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In South Korea economy, Other Human Resource Career is on the top list of highest earners, earning an average gross salary of KRW 86,333,333. Human Resources Manager and Human Resource Administrator follow, earning KRW 74,806,250 and KRW 51,200,000, respectively. Human Resource Coordinator earn a gross annual average of KRW 48,241,851, while Human Resource Hunter earn KRW 48,000,000. The gap between the lowest and the highest paid careers is 92.12%.


  SALARY BY JOB TYPE   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
Permanent US$ 64,293 KRW 70,200,912 28
Contract US$ 36,936 KRW 40,200,000 02
Self Employed US$ 8,330 KRW 10,000,000 01
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  SALARY BY CITY   HUMAN RESOURCES   SOUTH KOREA

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# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Seoul Human Resources in Seoul US$ 62,024 KRW 67,786,626 28
2. Busan Human Resources in Busan US$ 48,582 KRW 52,666,666 03

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  SALARY BY COUNTRY    HUMAN RESOURCES

# Avg. gross salary (USD) Avg. gross salary   Salary entries
1. Switzerland Switzerland Human Resources in Switzerland US$ 141,005 CHF 134,566 61
2. Australia Australia Human Resources in Australia US$ 93,163 AU$ 108,526 118
3. United States United States Human Resources US$ 81,010 US$ 81,010 852
4. Norway Norway Human Resources in Norway US$ 79,854 NOK 620,502 13
5. Germany Germany Human Resources in Germany US$ 78,725 EUR 63,400 99
6. France France Human Resources in France US$ 73,540 EUR 60,276 52
7. United Kingdom United Kingdom Human Resources in United Kingdom US$ 72,468 GBP 49,933 312
8. Canada Canada Human Resources in Canada US$ 68,183 CA$ 75,981 142
9. Italy Italy Human Resources in Italy US$ 65,555 EUR 54,870 60
10. South Korea South Korea US$ 60,723 KRW 66,323,405 31

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(12/12)  HR STAFF


 Posted: 30 Jan 2020

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Overseas HR for construction projects."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 80,000,000
US$ 68,770


(11/12)  HR ASSISTANT MANAGER


 Posted: 03 Nov 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Recruiting, Retaining, Training and Retrenching of employees."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 48,000,000
US$ 45,258


(10/12)  PEOPLE AND CULTURE MANAGER


 Posted: 17 Oct 2019

Doctorate Degree, 20+ years: "This is the area where I am interested in a global large company."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 150,000,000
US$ 141,431


(9/12)  DIRECTOR


 Posted: 16 Sep 2019

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Director of human resources(Global)."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 70,000,000
US$ 66,001


(8/12)  GLOBAL HR MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Aug 2019

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage and develop global HR of overseas companies."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 85,000,000
US$ 80,144


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(7/12)  SUPERVISOR


 Posted: 10 Dec 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Recruitment, management of employees."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 70,000,000
US$ 66,001


(6/12)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 26 Nov 2018

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "HR manager (generalist)."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 90,000,000
US$ 84,858


(5/12)  REGIONAL TALENT ACQUISITION MANAGER


 Posted: 31 Jul 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "Manage all countries across APAC on talent acquisition."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 150,000,000
US$ 141,431


(4/12)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Responsible for managing expats and global staffs HR Infra, and executives management."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 56,000,000
US$ 52,801


(3/12)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 21 Jan 2018

Bachelors Degree, 12-16 years: "I am in charge of all HR related duties. I am mainly specialized in Organization Development and HR System planning."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 80,000,000
US$ 75,430


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(2/12)  ER MANAGER


 Posted: 23 Oct 2017

Bachelors Degree, 4-8 years: "Employee Relations & Human Resource Management."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 60,000,000
US$ 52,989


(1/12)  HR MANAGER


 Posted: 24 Sep 2017

Bachelors Degree, 8-12 years: "Recruiting, talent management, learning."
Individual GROSS salary:
KRW 60,000,000
US$ 52,989


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