Salaries//Technical Recruiter

Technical Recruiter salary in US

Average Base Salary in US

$94,916
$21,427
Additional Cash Compensation
$116,343
Total Compensation
Median: 90,000
Min: $33K
Max: $330K

How Much Does a Technical Recruiter Make in US?

The average salary for a Technical Recruiter in US is $94,916. The average additional cash compensation for a Technical Recruiter in US is $21,427. The average total compensation for a Technical Recruiter in US is $116,343. Technical Recruiter salaries are based on responses gathered by Built In from anonymous Technical Recruiter employees in US.

Technical Recruiter
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best-paying cities for Technical Recruiter

The metropolitan areas that pay the highest salaries for software engineers are San Francisco, Remote, New York City, Colorado and Colorado Springs.
City NameAverage SalaryCompared to National Average
San Francisco, CA$127,601
+ 34% (83,890)
Remote$127,396
+ 34% (83,890)
New York City, NY$118,146
+ 29% (83,890)
Colorado, CO$117,500
+ 29% (83,890)
Colorado Springs$115,000
+ 27% (83,890)
Los Angeles, CA$106,453
+ 21% (83,890)
Austin, TX$100,644
+ 17% (83,890)
Seattle, WA$97,227
+ 14% (83,890)
Portland, OR$94,714
+ 11% (83,890)
Baltimore, MD$92,000
+ 9% (83,890)

Technical Recruiter Salary by gender

The average Technical Recruiter salary for women is $110,530 and the average Technical Recruiter salary for men is $96,447.

Technical Recruiter Salary by Years of Experience

The average salary for a Technical Recruiter with 7+ years of experience is $123,393. The average salary for <1 year of experience is $71,000.

Technical Recruiter Salary ranges

The most common Technical Recruiter salary in US is between $90k - $100k.

Average HR + Recruiting salaries in US

Job TitleAverage SalarySalary Range
HR Coordinator$60,642
Min: $4K
Max: $135K
HR Specialist$79,738
Min: $10K
Max: $200K
Recruiter$81,939
Min: $1K
Max: $190K
Technical Recruiter$94,916
Min: $33K
Max: $330K
HR Manager$105,393
Min: $15K
Max: $260K
Senior Recruiter$109,589
Min: $41K
Max: $231K
HR Director$149,314
Min: $50K
Max: $300K
Vice President of Talent Acquisition$171,431
Min: $105K
Max: $350K
Vice President of People$184,587
Min: $77K
Max: $340K
Vice President of Human Resources$189,512
Min: $115K
Max: $337K
Chief People Officer$198,392
Min: $75K
Max: $400K

FAQ

Q:

What is a technical recruiter?

A.

A technical recruiter is a specific type of recruiter who finds candidates for technical positions like engineering or product roles.

Q:

How to become a technical recruiter?

A.

Like other recruiters, technical recruiters typically have a bachelor's degree or background in human resources. In addition to education, they also have experience in recruiting all types of roles but will need to have a specific understanding of technical roles.

Q:

How much does a technical recruiter make?

A.

The salary range for a technical recruiter is $55K-305K. The average salary for a Technical Recruiter in US is $94,916.

Career Info

Technical Recruiter jobs in US

Skills that affect Technical Recruiter salaries in US

1
Full Cycle Recruiting
4% have this skill
2
Technical Recruiting
3% have this skill
3
Recruitment
3% have this skill
4
Compensation & Benefits
2% have this skill
5
Talent Strategy
2% have this skill
6
Administrative Support
2% have this skill

Average Technical Recruiter Salary by Company Size

People with the job title Technical Recruiter make the most at companies with 201-500 employees, earning $94,092 on average.

Recent Technical Recruiter salaries in US

$140,000
Yearly Salary
A Staff Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $140,000 with +$32,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Columbus, OH
$127,000
Yearly Salary
A Senior Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $127,000 with +$12,700 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
201-500 Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$148,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $148,000
5-7 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
San Francisco, CA
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $75,000
3-5 Years of Experience
Female
11-50 Employees
Orange County
$130,000
Yearly Salary
A Sr. Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $130,000 with +$10,400 in additional cash compensation
5-7 Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Austin, TX
$75,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $75,000 with +$15,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
1-10 Employees
Chicago, IL
$115,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $115,000
7+ Years of Experience
Female
1,000+ Employees
Los Angeles, CA
$150,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Recruiter reported a yearly salary of $150,000 with +$25,000 in additional cash compensation
7+ Years of Experience
Female
501-1,000 Employees
Austin, TX
$70,000
Yearly Salary
A Principal of Trading reported a yearly salary of $70,000 with +$400,000 in additional cash compensation
3-5 Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Chicago, IL
$170,000
Yearly Salary
A Technical Recruiting Lead reported a yearly salary of $170,000
7+ Years of Experience
Male
51-200 Employees
Remote