Human resources and recruitment officers

National Occupation Code (NOC): 1223  ยท  Browse All Occupations

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Human resources and recruitment officers identify and advertise job vacancies, recruit candidates, and assist in the selection and reassignment of employees. They are employed throughout the private and public sectors.

Alternate Job Titles

  • Assistant Personnel Officer
  • Employment Interviewer
  • Employment Supervisor
  • Executive Recruiter
  • Head-hunter
  • Human Resources Officer
  • Interviewer - Human Resources
  • Labour Force Consultant
  • Personnel Administrator
  • Personnel Adviser
  • Personnel Interviewer
  • Personnel Management Adviser
  • Personnel Officer
  • Personnel Recruitment Officer
  • Personnel Selection Officer
  • Personnel Supervisor
  • Placement Officer - Human Resources
  • Recruiter - Employment
  • Recruiting Officer
  • Recruitment Assistant
  • Recruitment Consultant
  • Recruitment Officer
  • Recruitment Specialist
  • Senior Staffing Officer
  • Staffing Adviser
  • Staffing Analyst
  • Staffing Co-ordinator
  • Staffing Officer
  • Student Placement Officer
  • Human Resources Officer
  • Personnel Officer
  • Recruitment Specialist
  • Staffing Analyst
  • Staffing Co-ordinator
  • Employment Supervisor
  • Human Resources Generalist
  • Recruiter
  • Human Resources: Recruiting And Orientation Coordinator

Median Income by Education

The following table details the median income for various education levels for human resources and recruitment officers.

Education Level Median Income
No certificate, diploma or degree N/A
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate N/A
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma N/A
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma $50,492
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level N/A
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above $50,802
Total: Highest certificate, diploma or degree $45,621
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

Median Income by Sex

The following table details median income by sex for human resources and recruitment officers.

Sex Median Income
Male $44,277
Female $40,654
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Extracted Salary Information (8 samples)

The following salary data has been extracted from job posts indexed on this website over the last year for human resources and recruitment officers.

$40,000.00
Lowest Observed
$67,000.00
Highest Observed
$42,412.00
25th Percentile
$50,157.75
Average
$50,000.00
Median
$52,000.00
75th Percentile

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Regional Employment Participation by Age Group

This chart and accompanying table outlines regional employment participation by age group for human resources and recruitment officers

Age Group Employed Individuals
15 to 24 years 35
25 to 34 years 65
35 to 44 years 95
45 to 54 years 85
55 to 64 years 30
65 to 74 years 0
75 years and over 0
Total 310
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Employment Type

This chart outlines regional employment participation by employment type for human resources and recruitment officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated employment type, or refer to the table below.

Employment Type Employed Individuals
Full Time 110
Part Time 185
Total 295
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Sex

This chart outlines regional employment participation by sex for human resources and recruitment officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated sex, or refer to the table below.

Sex Employed Individuals
Male 105
Female 195
Total 300
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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Regional Employment Participation by Class of Worker

This chart outlines regional employment participation by class of worker for human resources and recruitment officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated class, or refer to the table below.

Class Employed Individuals
Employee 285
Self Employed 20
Total 305
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Labour Force Status

This chart outlines regional employment participation by labour force status for human resources and recruitment officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated labour status, or refer to the table below.

Labour Status Individuals
Employed 290
Unemployed 20
Total 310
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for labour force aged 15 and over in private households.

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Regional Employment Participation by Education Level

This chart outlines regional employment participation by education level for human resources and recruitment officers. Hover over a pie section to see the associated education level, or refer to the table below.

Education Level Individuals
No certificate, diploma or degree 20
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate 60
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 80
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 10
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 120
Total 300
Data source: Statistics Canada 2016 Census of Population. Custom tabulation for population aged 15 and over who worked in 2015 and reported employment income in 2015.

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