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HR Specialist salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$69,125
$6,443
Additional Cash Compensation
$75,568
Total Compensation
Median: $69K
Min: $43K
Max: $101K

How Much Does a HR Specialist Make in Boston?

The average salary for a HR Specialist in Boston is $69,125. The average additional cash compensation for a HR Specialist in Boston is $6,443. The average total compensation for a HR Specialist in Boston is $75,568. HR Specialist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous HR Specialist employees in Boston.

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HR Specialist jobs in Boston

HR Admin

Cambridge
5 days ago
+41
CarGurus is looking for an energetic and dynamic Office Administrator. This person will be responsible for all activities related to the day-to-day operations of the CarGurus office, including the food ordering, the reception area, mail, large purchasing requests and facilities. This person will also be responsible for directing and coordinating office services and related activities, arranging internal office moves, and providing arrangements for office meetings. CarGurus needs someone in this role who really enjoys the logistics of running a scaling office, has great communication abilities, and is extremely organized.

HR Leader

Greater Boston Area
6 days ago
+44
We have an incredible team at Klaviyo - collaborative, capable, diverse, fun - and we won’t settle for less. We’re looking for a passionate, experienced HR practitioner and leader, someone to join us on our mission to enable Klaviyos to thrive, someone who aspires to create a uniquely special culture, to make the company the place where the best-of-the-best come, the place for talented and driven individuals to learn and grow. At Klaviyo, people (customers, Klaviyos, partners) genuinely come first, and because of that, being a Human Resources Leader at Klaviyo is very different than at other companies. We have the support of the entire company as we strive to build a pillar company and are dedicated to showing the world you will be great when you put people first and foremost. We try to ensure that people’s experiences are awesome and that they find themselves continually challenged, continually developing, and continually appreciated for their whole selves. We aspire to have many of our employees go on to build the truly special companies of the world in the long-term.

Director of HR

Greater Boston Area
1 month ago
+30
This position is a key leadership role within the company responsible for all elements of the people processes and guiding company culture. It will also be a go-to-team member for the entire XL organization. This individual should be a highly organized, detail-oriented, self-motivated, creative, resourceful, adaptable, entrepreneurial team player who shares a passion for clean technology. He/she should possess excellent organization and

HR Generalist

Somerville
1 week ago
+16
To reinvent an industry, you have to build the best team. Join Formlabs if you want to bring groundbreaking professional 3D printers to the desktop of every designer, engineer, researcher, and artist in the world. We’re looking for an HR Generalist who thrives at the intersection of HR operations and employee advocacy. From immediately jumping in to support administrative tasks and partnering with outside counsel on immigration filings, to

Senior HR Operations Specialist

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+55
Unity is growing fast! Hiring and retaining the best people is key to our success. HR Operations is the engine that enables success for employees, managers and internal partners at Unity. Our goal is to make it easy for our employees to work at Unity. We’re on the hunt for a Senior People Operations Specialist to help us deliver on that goal. In this role you will collaborate with the regional and global HR teams and other teams (recruitment, finance, workplace experience, IT) to really drive forward the development and delivery of smooth and easy to use HR operations in EMEA. You’ll have a strong focus on the UK and Ireland (and probably another country or two), you’ll drive EMEA wide programmes, and will have the opportunity to shape the way we do HR Ops at Unity. You’ll also work closely with our fabulous EMEA HR Ops and HR business partner teams to support across the region.

Vice President of HR

Cambridge
1 week ago
We are seeking an experienced HR professional who will be an integral part of the leadership team and who can thrive in a high-growth startup environment. Reporting to the Chief Administrative Officer, you will work closely with leaders across our business to align people and strategy. You will be in charge of enhancing our culture, establishing the HR foundation, heading our recruiting function, and keeping our employees happy and engaged.  As a

HR Specialist Salary ranges

The most common HR Specialist salary in Boston is between $60k - $70k.

Average HR Specialist Salary by Company Size

People with the job title HR Specialist make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $72,833 on average.

HR Specialist Salary by gender

The average HR Specialist salary for women is $77,417 and the average HR Specialist salary for men is $60,000.

HR Specialist Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a HR Specialist with 7+ years of experience is $76,250.

Average HR salaries in Boston

Job Title Average Salary Salary Range
HR Coordinator $54,173
Min: $40K
Max: $83K
HR Specialist $69,125
Min: $43K
Max: $101K
Recruiter $71,400
Min: $34K
Max: $131K
Technical Recruiter $80,875
Min: $41K
Max: $120K
HR Manager $87,355
Min: $48K
Max: $155K
Senior Recruiter $90,250
Min: $55K
Max: $140K
HR Director $142,843
Min: $73K
Max: $216K
Vice President of Talent Acquisition $155,000
Min: $155K
Max: $155K
Vice President of People $167,000
Min: $167K
Max: $167K
Vice President of Human Resources $188,000
Min: $123K
Max: $271K
Chief People Officer $189,000
Min: $189K
Max: $189K

Skills that affect HR Specialist salaries in Boston

1
HR Operations
8% have this skill
2
Compensation & Benefits
6% have this skill
3
Policy and Process Development
5% have this skill
4
Compliance
5% have this skill
5
Employee Development & Training
5% have this skill
6
Administrative Support
5% have this skill

Recent HR Specialist salaries in Boston

$72,000
Yearly Salary
A People Operations Specialist reported a yearly salary of $72,000 with +$2,160 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
51-200 Employees
Boston
$80,000
Yearly Salary
A HR Specialist reported a yearly salary of $80,000 with +$6,500 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$90,000
Yearly Salary
A HR Supervisor reported a yearly salary of $90,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr hr associate reported a yearly salary of $70,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boston
1-5 Reports
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A HRIS Analyst reported a yearly salary of $60,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
500+ Employees
Boston
$92,500
Yearly Salary
A Senior HR Business Partner reported a yearly salary of $92,500 with +$10,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Boston
$60,000
Yearly Salary
A HR Specialist reported a yearly salary of $60,000 with +$5,000 in additional cash compensation
1-3 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Boston
$100,500
Yearly Salary
A HR Specialist reported a yearly salary of $100,500
500+ Employees
Boston
$43,000
Yearly Salary
A HR Specialist reported a yearly salary of $43,000
500+ Employees
Boston
$54,000
Yearly Salary
A HR Specialist reported a yearly salary of $54,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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