Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Arkansas

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources managers in the state of Arkansas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources managers amongst Arkansas cities is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Managers in Arkansas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$41,180
25th Percentile Wage
$59,030
50th Percentile Wage
$80,090
75th Percentile Wage
$111,060
90th Percentile Wage
$151,020

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $151,020. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $41,180.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.80
25th Percentile Wage
$28.38
50th Percentile Wage
$38.51
75th Percentile Wage
$53.40
90th Percentile Wage
$72.59

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Arkansas in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $72.59. The median hourly salary is $38.51. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.80.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201680,090-1.49%-5.82%
201581,280-7.49%-
201487,3702.99%-
201384,7600.01%-
201284,750--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Managers in Arkansas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of human resources managers in some Arkansas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources managers in state of Arkansas ranges from $68,330 to $89,310. The highest paying area for human resources managers in Arkansas is West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $89,310. The second highest paying city/area in Arkansas State is South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area (mean annual salary $81,050). The lowest paying area is East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $68,330.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
West Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$89,310
South Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$81,050
Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway
$69,450
East Arkansas nonmetropolitan area
$68,330


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