Get Ahead in Human Resources Careers

If you’re considering starting out in human resources careers, completing an undergraduate certificate is an exceptional path to your goal. Human resources careers provide a broad range of opportunities for skilled professionals. These include both administrative and managerial roles. Once you’ve earned a certificate, you could achieve greater responsibility, income growth and career advancement.

According to the U.S. Department of Labor, human resources specialists earn a median pay of $58,350 per year. Popular positions include recruiter, human resource generalist, talent acquisition coordinator, corporate compliance coordinator, benefits specialist and more. Invest in your Undergraduate Human Resource Certificate now and it may pay off for you quickly in the job market.

  • $58,350Median Pay
  • The U.S. Department of Labor reports an annual median salary of $58,350 for human resources specialists.

A career in this field may require you to meet certain licensing, training, and other requirements that can vary by vocation and state. You should check with your state, local government and/or licensing board to find out which requirements may be applicable in your state. Click here for contact information on state licensing/regulatory boards and certain professional licensing information.

Prepare for human resources careers by earning an Undergraduate Certificate in our online program. Call 1-800-957-5412 or enroll online.

SOURCE: Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-17 Edition, Human Resources Specialists (May 5, 2016).