Career Details

Recruitment Manager


Career Overview

A recruitment manager manages the recruitment and hiring of employees in an organization.


A four-year bachelor’s degree in business, marketing, or a related field is required to obtain this position. A master’s degree in business administration or industrial/organizational psychology, which will likely take another two-three years to earn, will provide for more opportunities.

Salary Expectations

Low End:
High End:
$38,000 /yr
$59,000 /yr
$100,000 /yr

Recommended Courses

  • Psychology
  • Business
  • English - as much as possible!
  • Public Speaking
  • Writing
  • Marketing
Future Outlook

The job outlook for this position looks good over the next 10 years, keeping in mind that geographical differences may exist. Opportunities are best for applicants who have a master's degree.

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Work Environment

The position of a recruitment manager may be found in any large organization. Carie, the manager featured in the video, works in a healthcare system.


Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook

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