Associate Recruiters - The role of an associate recruiter is to assist a Healthcare / Medical Recruiting Firm in finding candidates. Although they will still play some role in the recruitment process, such as possibly pres-screening of Candidates; Their responsibilities end with the Recruiting Firm. The Recruiting Firm will handle finding the vacancies and working with Client Firms. is 50% of the Recruiting Firms Fees minus any agreed upon overhead charges. An Associate Recruiter can make upto An Associate Recruiter will have agreement contract with the recruiting firm as to what their finders fee will be. Usually the fee $15,000 per successful Candidate Placed.