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HR Specialist salary in Boston

Average Base Salary in Boston

$67,635
$7,500
Additional Cash Compensation
$75,135
Total Compensation
Median: $68K
Min: $43K
Max: $101K

How Much Does a HR Specialist Make in Boston?

The average salary for a HR Specialist in Boston is $67,635. The average additional cash compensation for a HR Specialist in Boston is $7,500. The average total compensation for a HR Specialist in Boston is $75,135. HR Specialist salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In Boston from anonymous HR Specialist employees in Boston.

Boston by the numbers

1,522
Total number of Tech companies in Boston
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Total number of tech users on Built In Boston
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Boston Companies with the Highest HR Salaries

+26
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Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning
+26
Fintech, Payments
+17
Fintech, Payments

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 $69,673 on average.

HR Specialist Salary by gender

The average HR Specialist salary for women is $74,604 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 $56,677
Min: $47K
Max: $83K
HR Specialist $67,635
Min: $43K
Max: $101K
Recruiter $68,174
Min: $34K
Max: $131K
Technical Recruiter $73,636
Min: $41K
Max: $115K
Senior Recruiter $81,000
Min: $57K
Max: $140K
HR Manager $87,250
Min: $48K
Max: $125K
HR Director $141,700
Min: $73K
Max: $216K
Vice President of Human Resources $200,222
Min: $123K
Max: $271K

HR Specialist jobs in Boston
7

Human Resources Administrator

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
Smartsheet is seeking a Human Resources Administrator with a strong track record of success to assist with a variety of HR Programs and initiatives for a fast-growing Software as a Service (SaaS) company. The HR Administrator will provide key support for new employee onboarding, benefits administration, payroll, and other programs. This important role is part of the People Operations Department and will report directly to the Benefits Manager.

Human Resource Manager - Part Time

Greater Boston Area
3 days ago
+10
Serve as a part-time HR Generalist having knowledge in multiple disciplines including employee relations, employee engagement, compensation, benefits, payroll, performance review process, employee handbook etc. Serve as a consultant to management and employees by listening to issues and concerns, and making recommendations for resolutions. Provide advice and counsel to managers and employees to ensure consistent application and integration of policies, procedures and practices at 100% compliance to promote an ethical and compliant work environment. Provide HR expertise, educate, coach and partner with managers on performance management, employee feedback, employee relations, development and coaching, compensation and organizational development.

Senior Human Resources Business Partner

Somerville
4 days ago
+16
Scale up people practices so we continue to attract, grow, and retain top talent. Implement successful people programs across multiple teams. Provide expertise and guidance in compensation and benefits analysis, performance management and career planning, employee satisfaction and retention, and overall engagement. Use data to identify patterns, predict trends, and guide decisions.

Senior Human Resources Business Partner

Greater Boston Area
1 week ago
We are currently looking for a fantastic Senior HR Partner to be responsible for HR operations in our Boston office and be the in-house expert for everything people related. We are a team of super smart people that live on passion, creativity, commitment, and fun, and the fact that everyone makes an impact here. Creating our space in a new industry is not for everyone. The right candidate will thrive in a fast-paced, innovative, work-hard, play-hard environment.

HR Analyst

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
DataRobot, a pioneer in democratizing AI intelligence, is the ultimate destination for making data-driven decisions and our team is no exception to that. If you’re intensely scientific in your decision-making, are used to rely on numbers and apply quantitative methods to problem-solving - you seem to be the right piece of the puzzle and an absolute fit for our close-knit People Operations team. What your role is about: Nurturing relationships

HR Business Partner

Cambridge
10 hours ago
+23
This position reports to Aurora’s Human Resources Manager who is also based in Cambridge MA. As a senior HR professional for our Cambridge, Massachusetts center, this position will partner closely with the HR Manager on delivery of all human resources activities including directly supporting and advising leaders, managers and employees on HR matters. The Human Resources Business Partner will additionally partner with Human Resources Manager and our site and Corporate Talent Acquisition team, HR team and leadership in translating business strategy into action that drives results. As such, we are seeking a candidate with a balanced strategic and hands-on “get it done” approach who has demonstrated the ability to achieve results in a rapidly growing dynamic environment.

HR Business Partner

Greater Boston Area
4 days ago
+22
Reporting to the Director, People Strategy, you will be responsible for acting as a true business partner to Toast's internal departments. The ideal candidate will bring strong business acumen, cultural awareness, consultative skills, customer service orientation, and functional human resources expertise. The person in this role should have proven experience understanding business concepts and aligning business needs with HR support and solutions to move the business ahead in a hyper-growth environment. The candidate should also be able to demonstrate interpersonal awareness to effectively build and sustain strong partnerships with trust and credibility across the business.

Skills that affect HR Specialist salaries in Boston

1
HR Operations
28% have this skill
2
Compensation & Benefits
22% have this skill
3
Policy and Process Development
22% have this skill
4
Employee Relations
22% have this skill
5
Employee Retention
17% have this skill
6
Compliance
17% have this skill

Recent HR Specialist salaries in 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
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
$60,520
Yearly Salary
A HR Generalist reported a yearly salary of $60,520
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 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
$56,000
Yearly Salary
A HR Specialist reported a yearly salary of $56,000
500+ Employees
Boston
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