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Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources specialists in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of human resources specialists in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Specialists in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$28,450
25th Percentile Wage
$41,140
50th Percentile Wage
$50,530
75th Percentile Wage
$62,660
90th Percentile Wage
$77,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $77,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $50,530. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $28,450.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$13.68
25th Percentile Wage
$19.78
50th Percentile Wage
$24.29
75th Percentile Wage
$30.12
90th Percentile Wage
$37.17

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources specialists in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $37.17. The median hourly salary is $24.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $13.68.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201650,5304.06%-1.96%
201548,480-12.31%-
201454,450-1.18%-
201355,0906.48%-
201251,520--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Specialist Salary in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area with Other Alabama Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $50,530 in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is in the middle of salary range for human resources specialists in state of Alabama. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources specialists in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area is 25.3 percent (25.3%) lower than that in the highest paying Huntsville and 13.1 percent (13.1%) higher than that in the lowest paying Gadsden.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Huntsville
$67,620
Anniston-Oxford
$62,390
Decatur
$55,760
Montgomery
$54,560
Tuscaloosa
$54,300
Birmingham-Hoover
$54,150
Southwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$53,580
Northeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$53,350
Southeast Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$52,230
Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area
$50,530
Auburn-Opelika
$49,320
Mobile
$48,750
Florence-Muscle Shoals
$47,650
Dothan
$44,840
Gadsden
$43,900

See also: Top paying jobs in Northwest Alabama nonmetropolitan area, Alabama.