Human Resources Manager

Human Resource (HR) Managers design, organise, and implement HR strategies, policies and programs within organisations. The average salary of a Human Resources Manager is $105,456 per annum.

As a HR Manager, your responsibilities may include recruitment, performance management, and learning and development.

Average salary
$105,456 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Min average salary
$94,748 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Max average salary
$123,588 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Job growth

Projection: 12% more Human Resources Managers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Human Resources Manager are:

  • NSW: 32%
  • VIC: 25%
  • QLD: 18%

Key skills required
  • Good planning, organisational, analytical and decision-making skills
  • Good oral and written communication skills
  • Tact and discretion when dealing with people and confidential information


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