Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Boulder, Colorado

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Boulder, Colorado are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of human resources managers in Boulder 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 Managers in Boulder, Colorado

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$83,560
25th Percentile Wage
$98,460
50th Percentile Wage
$121,230
75th Percentile Wage
$153,660
90th Percentile Wage
$202,400

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Boulder, Colorado in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $202,400. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $83,560.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40.17
25th Percentile Wage
$47.34
50th Percentile Wage
$58.29
75th Percentile Wage
$73.88
90th Percentile Wage
$97.31

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Boulder, Colorado. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $97.31. The median hourly salary is $58.29. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $40.17.

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
2016121,2305.25%-2.57%
2015114,8601.11%-
2014113,5900.39%-
2013113,150-9.89%-
2012124,340--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Boulder with Other Colorado Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $121,230 in Boulder is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Colorado. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Boulder is 7.7 percent (7.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Denver-Aurora-Broomfield and 20.5 percent (20.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Denver-Aurora-Broomfield
$131,280
Colorado Springs
$126,490
Boulder
$121,230
Fort Collins-Loveland
$120,160
Greeley
$115,020
Northcentral Colorado nonmetropolitan area
$96,420

See also: Top paying jobs in Boulder, Colorado.