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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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Army National Guard Boone, IA
Job ID : 579786 Job Views : 14 Location: BOONE, Iowa, United States ZIP Code: 50036 Job Category: Administrative Posted: 10.01.2014 Job Description Like any globe-spanning organization, the Army National Guard needs to keep the right personnel in the right positions and make sure that their records are accurately maintained. Human Resources (HR) Specialists are vital to this process. As an ...
The College of William & Mary seeks applicants for the position of Immigration Systems Technician. This position is part-time, eligible for benefits, working approximately 20 hours per week. This position supports the mission of the Reves Center's Office of International Students, Scholars, and Programs through technical and administrative support....
Viewpost Maitland, FL
Viewpost is seeking an exceptionally talented and motivated a Corporate Recruiter with Corporate and Agency recruiting experience. Develop key relationships with hiring managers to expedite all hiring needs Conduct regular meetings with hiring managers to go over recruiting strategies for open positions, discuss upcoming needs as well as obtain follow up on recruiting efforts & new hires Develo...
Army National Guard Atmore, AL, 36502
Job ID : 581697 Job Views : 8 Location: ATMORE, Alabama, United States ZIP Code: 36502 Job Category: Logistics Support Posted: 10.01.2014 Job Description Firearms and other projectile weapons are only as good as the ammunition that goes in them. That makes the storage and distribution of ammunition - all ammunition - an undertaking of paramount importance. That's where the Ammunition Specia...
Army National Guard Johnston, IA, 50131
Job ID : 581612 Job Views : 10 Location: JOHNSTON, Iowa, United States ZIP Code: 50131 Job Category: Logistics Support Posted: 10.01.2014 Job Description Firearms and other projectile weapons are only as good as the ammunition that goes in them. That makes the storage and distribution of ammunition - all ammunition - an undertaking of paramount importance. That's where the Ammunition Specia...
Trustmark Insurance Raymond, OH, 43067
HealthFitness has an opportunity for a part-time (3 hrs/wk) Group Class Instructor at our client site located in Raymond, OH. This position is responsible for providing fun, effective and safe group exercise to members participating in the program such as dance, kickboxing, step, boot camp, and circuit. QUALIFICATIONS & REQUIREMENTS Education, Experience and Certifications: Current group exerci...
Shaw University Raleigh, NC, 27611
DEPARTMENT: Computer Information Science APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Do NOT use the "Apply for this position through My HigherEdJobs.com" feature to apply. To be considered for faculty employment, a candidate who meets job opening qualifications must complete the following steps for EACH job opening to which the qualified candidate applies. Submit ALL the following documents in ONE package di...
Basin Electric Power Cooperative Beulah, ND, 58523
Perform a wide variety of Human Resource functions for Dakota Gasification Company (DGC). Primary focus is on recruitment and selection of qualified candidates for open positions. Responsible for understanding benefit programs and explaining those programs to employees, determining FMLA qualifying absences, issuing LTD paperwork and working with the drug testing program. Lead a variety of employee...
Wellspan Health System Gettysburg, PA
General Summary: Under the general supervision of the Wellness/Community Relations Coordinator, performs initial assessments and reassessments of new and existing Wellness members. Develops exercise programs for members and provides instruction. Assists in the development and oversight of Wellness programs such as the Silver Sneakers program and aquatic program and provides appropriate instructio...
RHI Consulting Seattle, WA, 98113
Req ID: 69193 Job Summary As a Senior Recruiter your responsibilities will include: Candidate recruitment and retention: Source, evaluate, and review potential IT candidates utilizing cold calls, job boards, social networking and internal database etc. Interview prospective IT candidates via phone/in person to assess skill set, work history, and salary requirements. Recruiter will also be respo...
City of Englewood, CO Englewood, CO, 80110
Overview Benefits Supplemental Questions ** This is a part-time position at our Malley Senior Recreation Center. Hours: Tuesdays, 9:30a - 10:30a For more information contact: Cheryl Adamson at 303-762-2662 Duties and Responsibilities: Education instructors must have a positive attitude as well as knowledge of subject matter that is planned to be taught. Curriculum must meet the needs of the p...
Maricopa County, Arizona Phoenix, AZ, 85002
Position Overview Benefits Supplemental Questions Under direction, performs advanced level professional and/or lead human resources work in one or more of the areas of Human Resources including: Classification and Compensation, Staffing and Recruiting and Employee Relations. The primary focus of this position will be Employee Relations. Typically successful candidates are hired at a salary ra...
The WorkPlace Group Columbus, OH, 43216
Our client, a Fortune 500 company at the cutting edge of the communications industry, is looking for Retail Sales Representatives in the Columbus, MS area. These are full-time opportunities (not temporary) with an excellent total compensation package and benefits starting on your first day of employment. Responsibilities As a Retail Sales Representative your goal is to provide the ultimate in-s...
Bare Escentuals Beauty, Inc. Murray, UT, 84107
Bare Escentuals: This position is responsible for promoting the girlfriend experience and building a client based business. Demonstrates exceptional client service and selling skills. Knows their personal Average Dollar Sale, Units per Transaction and Sales per Hour. Fosters a collaborative and cooperative work environment, ensuring a positive internal and external client experience. Responsibili...
Business Unit: Other/General: Human Resources Comcast/NBCUniversal is a global media and technology company with approximately 126,000 employees. We bring together some of the most creative talent in the industry with the best tech innovators and business minds to deliver exceptional entertainment experiences to millions. With the right technology and people, we believe that our passion for new i...
Global Knowledge Cary, NC, 27518
Global Knowledge is the worldwide leader in IT and business skills training, with more than 1,200 courses that span foundational and specialized training and certifications. Our core training is focused on Cisco, Microsoft, Avaya, VMware, Red Hat, business process improvement, and leadership development. We deliver via training centers, private facilities, and the Internet, enabling our customers ...
Bering Straits Native Corporation Anchorage, AK, 99501
Bering Straits Native Corporation (BSNC) is seeking a Benefits Specialist in Anchorage, Alaska. Responsible for assisting in the administration of assigned employee benefits programs within multi companies. Under supervision, performs complex administrative duties following established procedures in all benefits-related areas. The incumbent relies on instructions and pre-established policies, proc...
Central Washington University Ellensburg, WA, 98926
Swim instructor/coach needed for special needs 15 year old. She is a good swimmer and has competed in Special Olympics. Can do freestyle, back stroke, breast stroke and swim under water. Needs to improve efficiency in all strokes and learn butterfly plus diving in (swimmer's dive). High functioning, fit daughter with down syndrome. Has had lessons regularly....
Cook Children's Healthcare Fort Worth, TX, 76102
Summary: The Recruiter is responsible for full cycle recruiting, including identifying recruitment markets and strategies, recommending appropriate advertising, facilitating the hiring process from applicant screening and referral to processing/orientation for assigned areas of responsibility. Qualifications: · Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources, Business, or a related field required. · Minimum ...
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...

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Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics, May 2006

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