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Human Resources Industry Overview


Human resources (HR) is a core business function for companies in all industries. Both in-house departments and specialist HR firms offer a wide range of jobs in human resources. Nearly all enterprises but the very smallest carry out some HR functions themselves and job out other HR work to consultants or outsourcers such as payroll processors, recruitment firms, compensation and benefits consultants, management attorneys and more. Worldwide demand for HR business process outsourcing will grow from $30.4 billion in 2010 to $38.6 billion in 2015, according to a Gartner forecast. Among the larger HR outsourcing firms are ADP for payroll; Adecco, Manpower and Randstad for staffing; and Hewitt and Towers-Watson for consulting.

Human Resources Job Market


There were more than 440,000 jobs for human resources specialists in 2010, and these HR employment opportunities will grow by 21 percent by 2020, faster than the average for all occupations, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS). Human resources managers held another 71,800 jobs, and employment in this occupation is expected to grow 13 percent over the decade.

In the 2000s, human resources professionals find themselves at the center of corporate cost-cutting efforts, in more ways than one. Top management is applying increasing pressure on HR to recruit and retain workers who will continuously boost productivity and build the company’s recruitment brand. Meanwhile, HR itself has been a prime target of headcount reductions; each job in human resources must be justified. So an HR career means proving your value again and again, by managing talent optimally and harnessing technology to boost the HR department’s own productivity.

Key human resources jobs include human resources assistant; human resources generalist; human resources specialist; recruiter; human resources coordinator, supervisor, manager, director or vice president.

Human Resources Salaries


Median annual wages were $54,310 for human resources, training and labor relations specialists in May 2011, according to the BLS. HR managers earned median wages of $99,130, and the top 10 percent earned almost $170,000.
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Anticipated Hire Date: Q4 2014 Position Overview: Recruits, researches, interviews, screens, refers job candidates for job openings and performs HR Generalist tasks. Experience working with Affirmative Action, multi-state HR compliance, ADA, EEOC, unemployment claims, heavy recruiting (both national and international), employee development, performance management, heavy employee relations, inter...
Plastipak Packaging, Inc. is seeking a payroll professional to work in our fast-paced Global Business and Technology Center located in Plymouth, MI. This position offers excellent opportunities to join our growing Corporate Team! We offer an exciting opportunity for a talented, well organized individual who is seeking a full-time, permanent position within our stable, yet growing Company. This in...
The Manager, US Benefits is responsible for managing the benefits function for the US, including the planning, development, implementation, communication and administration of the Company's employee benefit plans including health and welfare plans, retirement savings plan and other benefit plans and programs Primary responsibilities include: Administration of the company's US benefit plans and pr...
Overview Do YOU have great ideas? Want to work in an environment that will nurture your professional development? Come and join Teva on its journey of growth. Teva has been cultivating excellence for over a century, and is today a worldwide leading generic pharmaceutical company and one of the top 10 pharmaceutical companies in the world. As a forward-looking global pharmaceutical company, Teva s...
About Equinix, Inc. Equinix is the leading global interconnection platform, accelerating business performance by connecting companies to their customers and partners inside the world's most networked data centers. More than 4,500 of the world's most demanding customers trust us to provide a place where they can run their mission-critical applications and grow their businesses. Our dream is to int...
Description DISH is an innovative industry leader distinguished by its pioneering spirit. Since our establishment in 1980, we've been the ideal workplace for people with adventurous spirit and creativity, who are smart risk takers and aggressive winners - all those for whom the status quo just isn't enough. Our Fortune 200 Company continues to define the curve in television entertainment. We are ...
Consolidated Metco (ConMet) is a leading manufacturer of components for the Heavy Truck industry. We design, engineer, and manufacture interior plastic components for the Heavy Truck market as well as aluminum castings, die castings, and proprietary wheel ends. Our Monroe, NC facility has an opening for a hands-on HR/Safety Coordinator. The HR/Safety Coordinator manages our safety program includin...
Description Over the past 30 years, DISH has built a talented group of leaders and support teams at its corporate headquarters in Englewood, Colorado. As the company continues to develop, offering new products and services to an increasing customer base, it looks to recruit outstanding candidates capable to turning ideas and strategies into world-class results. Requirements To be successful in ...
Description Over the past 30 years, DISH has built a talented group of leaders and support teams at its corporate headquarters in Colorado. As the company continues to develop offering new products and services to an increasing customer base, it looks to recruit outstanding candidates capable to turning ideas and strategies into world-class results. Requirements The successful Recruiting Coordi...
Description DISH is an innovative industry leader distinguished by its pioneering spirit. Since our establishment in 1980, we've been the ideal workplace for people with adventurous spirit and creativity, who are smart risk takers and aggressive winners - all those for whom the status quo just isn't enough. Our Fortune 200 Company continues to define the curve in television entertainment. We are ...
Description Do you have a sharp eye for top talent? Have you been looking for a great opportunity to show your recruiting prowess with a Fortune 200 company? Take your Recruiting career to the next level with DISH. Our Field Recruiter plays a critical role to the success of our In-Home Services Operations team by proactively developing a pipeline of the country's best prospects to join the DISH t...
The purpose of this position is to complete the tasks associated with the gross to net processing of associate paychecks for all US and Canadian associates. The HR Operations Specialist I will complete the necessary process steps to capture time recording, commissions, applicable withholdings, and voluntary/involuntary deductions in order to balance and accurately remit payroll disbursements. This...
Technical Recruiter About the Job Tired of being judged solely on numbers and metrics? Are you forced to submit sub-par candidates just to meet your weekly goals? Are you treated as if you're an equal part of every transaction, or does Account Management get the lion's share of the credit and in turn, the commission for every transaction? If you answered "yes" to any of these questions, it's ti...
Acorn Stairlifts, Inc. is currently seeking a Recruiting Assistant to join our National Recruiting Team at our Corporate Office in South Orlando, FL. We hire for the Corporate Office here locally and also for Field Sales and Field Installation and Service Technicians all over the US. Acorn Stairlifts is the world leader in stairlifts, having helped over 250,000 people to overcome their challenges...
A large company in OKC are looking for several Customer Service Representatives to join their expanding team! If you have call center experience or are bilingual with customer service experience, please apply today! Job Description: - Call center experience preferred - Bilingual candidates will receive additional compensation - Good listening skills - Enthusiastic - Detail oriented - Excell...
TRICOR Staffing LLC is a rapidly growing staffing solutions company and is seeking a talented individual with a proven track record in recruiting, negotiating, communicating and problem solving to join our growing NJ team! Please note: We are not a light industrial staffing company. However, if you are working in this type of environment now and want to move your career to the next level and into...
HUMAN RESOURCES Flextronics International USA, Inc. seeks the following position in San Jose, CA: Vice President, Human Resources (Global HR Business Partners): Responsible for client facing HR duties and providing executive HR leadership to management teams. 30% travel domestic and int'l. Submit resume at www.flextronics. com. Must refer to Job Code 99494. No phone calls....
Company Confidential McAlester, OK, 74501
Local manufacturing plant seeking progressive Plant Human Resources Manager to perform wage and salary administration, recruiting, staffing, training and development, employee relations, performance management, safety, compensation and benefit liaison functions for 70+ employee operation. Reporting to Regional HR Manager, the Plant HR Manager will support the implementation and maintenance of comp...
Distribution Center Manager - Location: Kennesaw, GA A critical position to both the Distribution Center and the Company's success, this role provides leadership for all warehouse functions. The Center Manager partners with the General Manager and DC Leadership to ensure customer satisfaction and achieve stated business goals. The Center Manager will be responsible for effectively managing the di...
http://www.humanscale.com Humanscale is the premier designer and manufacturer of sustainable, high-performance ergonomic products for the workplace. Our award-winning solutions improve the health, efficiency and quality of work life. Since its founding in 1983, Humanscale has held the belief that design based on functionality and ease of use results in honest and enduring forms. Humanscale's sim...

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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