Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in Huntsville, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources specialists in Huntsville, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources specialists in Huntsville is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Specialists in Huntsville, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,280
25th Percentile Wage
$52,190
50th Percentile Wage
$68,730
75th Percentile Wage
$91,130
90th Percentile Wage
$108,910

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in Huntsville, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,910. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,730. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $41,280.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,730
1.62% 0.12%
2016
$67,620
-1.09% -
2015
$68,360
4.96% -
2014
$64,970
-4.60% -
2013
$67,960
-1.02% -
2012
$68,650
- -

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Specialist Salary in Huntsville with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $68,730, Huntsville is the highest paying city for human resources specialists in state of Alabama, followed by Tuscaloosa (median annual salary $57,450). In comparison, the median annual salary of human resources specialists in Huntsville is 16.4 percent (16.4%) higher than that in Tuscaloosa.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$68,730
Tuscaloosa
$57,450
Montgomery
$57,430
Birmingham-Hoover
$57,140
Decatur
$55,470
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$53,180
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$52,350
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$51,590
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$51,440
Anniston-Oxford
$51,430
Dothan
$50,520
Auburn-Opelika
$50,200
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$49,920
Mobile
$49,280
Gadsden
$45,500



See also: Top paying jobs in Huntsville, Alabama.