Human Resource Assistant Jobs

Human Resource Assistant Overview


Within an organization, the human resource, or HR, department is responsible for managing the workforce, or human capital. The role of an HR Assistant is generally to provide administrative support to the HR director. Such support usually involves all personnel matters, including payroll processing. The scope of an HR Assistant’s responsibilities depends greatly on the overall size of the organization. Regardless of scope, the assistant is usually directly responsible for performing customer service functions, such as handling employee questions and requests.

Human Resource Assistant Education Requirements


Human Resource Assistant jobs generally require at least a high school diploma as those with no diploma account for only 2.6 percent of the workforce. Those with a high school diploma account for 19.9 percent, and the remainder of the workforce is mostly those with some college, an associate’s degree or a bachelor’s degree. HR Assistants must be people-oriented as their responsibilities rely heavily on interpersonal skills, oral and written communication and their ability to organize and solve problems. Since an HR Assistant must actively promote safety and security, it is also important that they have extensive familiarity within these fields as they relate to the specific business.

Human Resource Assistant Job Market


According to statistics, there are approximately 139,000 Human Resource Assistant jobs currently filled. The market is steady and healthy, and the statistics show strong representation across a wide range of industries. Therefore, there is great upward mobility potential, particularly for those willing to transition between industries. A similar assistant job would be as a Business Development Assistant.

Human Resource Assistant Salary


For an HR assistant in the U.S., the median wage is $18.03 and the median salary is $37,510. There is not much wage variance across states and industries, so prospective HR assistants have some freedom in that regard. There is great variance when it comes to the size of organizations, and many HR Assistants will have to take entry-level positions with smaller organizations and work their way up to the larger ones.
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Job Purpose: Provide administrative support to the Human Resources and Recruiting Manager Job duties include but are not limited to: * Tracking applications by inputting data into recruiting database. * Assisting employees by referring inquiries to appropriate person as well as provide information and resources. * Inputting new and changed data into human resource database as well as filing a...
We are currently hiring an Assistant Human Resources Manager for our client in Fairless Hills, PA. Duties include: -Interact with management associates to identify and resolve employee relation's issues, training and recruitment needs, wage and compensation issues, and benefit administration issues. -Create and administer recruitment plans that utilize available resources, including government ...
Human Resources Admin Job in Roseville, CA We are currently seeking qualified candidates for a Human Resources Admin position in Roseville, CA. This is a contract to hire opportunity working full time compensating $16-$19 per hour. Candidates will be responsible for providing administrative support for executive level staff as well as providing support to the HR team. This is a dynamic position f...
Human Resources - Generalist Immediate opportunity in Pendergrass, GA! Great entry level HR job for recent grads! HR Assistant in Pendergrass, Georgia Assist the Human Resources Manager with all tasks necessary to run a successful department; work 8am-5pm; $11-$14/hr DOE Essential Duties and Responsibilities: Assist with payroll, benefits, leave, hire, termination, Workers Compensation paperw...
Ford Audio-Video (Ford AV) designs, installs, rents and services professional sound, video, and lighting systems for churches, businesses, educational facilities, entertainment, government, performing arts centers and sporting venues. Established in 1973, Ford AV is best known for the quality of people who serve our customers. Job Description: The HR Administrator is responsible for supporting t...
Human Resource Administrative Assistant Job Label:Hr Admin As the Human Resource Administrative Assistant, you will partner with the Senior Management on multiple projects and employee relations. This position will report to the Director of Process Improvement. Below you will find a few of the responsibilities of this position: Assist with Benefits Administration Complete Onboarding of New Hi...
Payroll and Human Resources outsourcing company located in the Denver Tech Center is seeking an individual with human resource accounting and administrative skills. Essential Responsibilities: Assist benefits department with enrollments and set up of employee payroll cards Bank reconciliations Daily, weekly, and monthly filing of payroll taxes for multiple states Workers Compensation billing ...
General Statement of Duties: Under general supervision provides day-to-day operational support for processing new hires and employee transfers by following policies and procedures. Able to troubleshoot and research issues as they arise. Responds to routine employee/ manager requests for HR guidance by referencing established policies and procedures. Refers employee relations concerns and more com...
MountainStar Healthcare San Antonio, TX
Description General Statement of Duties: Under general supervision provides day-to-day operational support for processing new hires and employee transfers by following policies and procedures. Able to troubleshoot and research issues as they arise. Responds to routine employee/ manager requests for HR guidance by referencing established policies and procedures. Refers employee relations concerns...
HCA North Texas San Antonio, TX
Human Resource Assistant - Human Resources (Full Time Days) - Methodist Healthcare System( Job Number: 08164-55629) Work Location :United States-Texas-San Antonio-Methodist Healthcare System Schedule :Full-time Description General Statement of Duties: Under general supervision provides day-to-day operational support for processing new hires and employee transfers by following policies and...
MountainView Hospital
Schedule: Full-time Description General Statement of Duties: Under general supervision provides day-to-day operational support for processing new hires and employee transfers by following policies and procedures. Able to troubleshoot and research issues as they arise. Responds to routine employee/ manager requests for HR guidance by referencing established policies and procedures. Refers employ...
POSITION OBJECTIVE Provides leadership and manages the planning, development, implementation and administration of all human capital analysis, initiatives and programs in the functions of labor, recruitment and employment, retention, employee relations, development, compensation, and regulation compliance. Within company management guidelines, makes recommendations, drafts and implements new proc...
The HR Source is a Human Resource staffing & consulting firm specializing in placing top notch HR professionals. We are currently accepting resumes for our new territory in the New Haven metro area. Please feel free to submit your resume if you are searching for HR types positions. The HR Source provides private sector companies with the following HR disciplines. HR Director HR Manager HR Execu...
Human Resource Coordinator Assistant: This will include but not limited to: recruiting, interviewing, hiring, orientating, scheduling, training, coaching and counseling employees. Ensures that all legal and regulatory employment standards are met and appropriate documentation is completed in a timely manner. Prioritizes duties to promote optimal staffing levels comprised of the highest quality. ...
RIOS CLEMENTI HALE STUDIOS Job Description – Human Resource Assistant The title of Human Resource Assistant is a person who supports human resources processes by administering tests; scheduling appointments; conducting orientation; handle payroll matters; and confidentially maintaining records and information. It is Rios Clementi Hale Studios’ expectation that the Human Resource Assistant will c...
Human Resource Assistant ETFCU is currently seeking a Human Resource Assistant with excellent interpersonal and organizational skills. Strong communication skills (both oral and written) are a plus. If interested, please complete and return an application. Applications can be found at www.etfcu.org. Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following: · Conduct HR orientati...
ARAMARK Corporation Philadelphia, PA
Overview: Aramark (NYSE: ARMK) is in the customer service business across food, facilities and uniforms, wherever people work, learn, recover, and play. United by a passion to serve, our more than 270,000 employees deliver experiences that enrich and nourish the lives of millions of people in 22 countries around the world every day. Aramark is recognized among the Most Admired Companies by FORTUN...
Randstad is looking for an experienced HR Generalist to work temporarily at a University in Cambridge. This is a temporary position, but could have the opportunity of becoming perm. Pay: $15.50 per hour Length of Assignment: 1-2 months ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: - Posts jobs on the external posting sites, as well as applicant tracking activities. - Initiate position justification summaries for the...
Recruit GAAP Staffing West Palm Beach, FL, 33406
The Counselor industry is seeking a full-time Human Resource Assistant for the West Palm Beach, FL area. Starting wage or salary up to $32 per Hour. Job Code: LF2-472FL. Environment described as: Flexible and growing company. Recruit GAAP seeks someone who can successfully perform the following tasks or scope of responsibilities: Process background checks, Communicate with candidates and employees...
Recruit GAAP Staffing Chicago, IL, 60697
Recruit GAAP Staffing is search for a full time Human Resource Assistant for a client company located in Chicago, IL area. Industry: Counselor. With an environment described as: Flexible and growing company, Recruit GAAP is searching for someone with the ability to perform the scope of responsibilities combined with the following skills and experience: Communicate with candidates and employees, Pr...

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Human Resources Career Tools

Human Resources Assistant

Salaries

$22,880.00 - $52,000.00
Typical Salary for Human Resources Assistant
(600 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

Education / Training

Bachelor's
47.5%
Some College Coursework Completed
15.1%
Associates
13.5%
Master's
11.7%
High School
7.7%
Certification
2.9%
(377 Respondents)
Source: Monster.com Careerbenchmarking Tool

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