Human Resources Officer

As a Human Resources (HR) Officer, you'll assist supervisors and managers with human resources tasks including recruitment, review of WHS procedures, policy implementation, and employee inductions.

The average salary of a Human Resources Officer is $63,651 per annum.

Average salary
$63,651 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Min average salary
$58,030 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Max average salary
$69,273 P/A

Source: (October 2017)
Job growth

Projection: 5% more Human Resources Officers employed in Australia in 2020 (compared to 2015)

Employment by region

The top three regions for employment as a Human Resources Officer include:

  • NSW: 33.7%
  • VIC: 25.8%
  • QLD: 15.5%

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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