How much does a Head of HR make?

Updated 26 Nov 2021
£74,580 /yr
Average Base Pay

170 salaries

£51K

Low

£75K

Average

£108K

High

No additional cash compensation has been reported for this role

The national average salary for Head of HR is £74,580 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see Head of HR salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 170 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by Head of HR employees.

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Hewlett-Packard
3.3

Hewlett-Packard

Head of HR

£67,553

 /yr
Range: £51K - £124K
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£51K

£124K

£50,665 - £123,847 Range

Hexagon
3.9

Hexagon

Head of HR

£84,441

 /yr
Range: £73K - £96K

£73K

£96K

£73,182 - £95,700 Range

BAE Systems
3.8

BAE Systems

Head of HR
About 

£66K -£140K

£66K

£140K

£66,328 - £139,741 Range

Colas Rail
3.6

Colas Rail

Head of HR
About 

£85K -£101K

£85K

£101K

£84,565 - £100,917 Range

Hexaware Technologies
3.6

Hexaware Technologies

Head of HR
About 

£65K -£87K

£65K

£87K

£65,398 - £87,319 Range

Bristol Airport
3.8

Bristol Airport

Head of HR
About 

£75K -£99K

£75K

£99K

£75,292 - £99,492 Range

Marks & Spencer
3.8

Marks & Spencer

Head of HR
About 

£84K -£92K

£84K

£92K

£84,042 - £92,484 Range

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Capita
3.2

Capita

Head of HR
About 

£75K -£81K

£75K

£81K

£75,428 - £80,796 Range

Co-op
3.7

Co-op

Head of HR
About 

£142K -£154K

£142K

£154K

£141,988 - £153,782 Range

Royal Mail
3.6

Royal Mail

Head of HR
About 

£85K -£92K

£85K

£92K

£85,396 - £91,595 Range

Santander
3.6

Santander

Head of HR
About 

£141K -£151K

£141K

£151K

£141,318 - £151,471 Range

Network Rail
4

Network Rail

Head of HR
About 

£82K -£87K

£82K

£87K

£81,892 - £87,389 Range

Bupa
3.7

Bupa

Head of HR
About 

£110K -£120K

£110K

£120K

£109,978 - £119,646 Range

Royal Air Force
3.8

Royal Air Force

Head of HR
About 

£63K -£67K

£63K

£67K

£62,919 - £67,438 Range

FDM Group
2.9

FDM Group

Head of HR
About 

£92K -£100K

£92K

£100K

£92,412 - £99,923 Range

William Hill
3.1

William Hill

Head of HR
About 

£97K -£105K

£97K

£105K

£97,323 - £105,476 Range

Fujitsu
3.6

Fujitsu

Head of HR
About 

£81K -£88K

£81K

£88K

£80,907 - £87,688 Range

Experian
4.3

Experian

Head of HR
About 

£104K -£111K

£104K

£111K

£104,252 - £111,257 Range

Kier Group
4.1

Kier Group

Head of HR
About 

£102K -£110K

£102K

£110K

£102,266 - £109,705 Range

Thales
3.3

Thales

Head of HR
About 

£43K -£46K

£43K

£46K

£42,648 - £45,576 Range

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Frequently asked questions about a Head of HR salaries

The national average salary for a Head of HR is £74,580 per year in United Kingdom. Filter by location to see a Head of HR salaries in your area. Salaries estimates are based on 170 salaries submitted anonymously to Glassdoor by a Head of HR employees.

The highest salary for a Head of HR in United Kingdom is £108,054 per year.

The lowest salary for a Head of HR in United Kingdom is £51,477 per year.

Recent Salary Reports

Below are the most recent head of hr salary reports. Employer name has been removed to protect anonymity.

£50,000
per year
A Head Of Human Resources in the London Area area reported making £50,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
£69,000
per year
A Head Of Human Resources in the London Area area reported making £69,000 per year
Additional Pay
£4k cash bonus
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
London Area area
Full-time
 
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
£45,000
per year
A Head Of Human Resources in the Bristol Area area reported making £45,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Bristol Area area
Full-time
 
51 to 200 employees
Company - Private
£96,000
per year
A Head Of Human Resources in the Slough Area area reported making £96,000 per year
Job Highlights
10+ years experience
Slough Area area
Full-time
 
10000+ employees
Company - Public
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