Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Connecticut

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources managers in the state of Connecticut are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources managers among Connecticut 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Managers in Connecticut

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$153,590
50th Percentile Wage
$115,250
25th Percentile Wage
$89,220
10th Percentile Wage
$71,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $153,590. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $115,250. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $71,360.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
No Data
75th Percentile Wage
$73.84
50th Percentile Wage
$55.41
25th Percentile Wage
$42.89
10th Percentile Wage
$34.31

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Connecticut in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $73.84. The median hourly salary is $55.41. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.31.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $115,250 3.41%
2013 $111,450 4.75%
2012 $106,400 2.79%
2011 $103,510 1.59%
2010 $101,890 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for human resources managers in state of Connecticut from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 13.11%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 4.75%. We also note that the average annual wage had a moderate growth of 2.79% in the year 2012 and a moderate increase of 1.59% in 2011.

Table 4. Average Human Resources Manager Wage in Connecticut vs. Related Jobs

OccupationAverage Wage
Human Resources Managers
$115,250
Training and Development Managers
$109,510
Administrative Services Managers
$94,790
Computer and Information Systems Managers
$126,250
Financial Managers
$123,240
Industrial Production Managers
$105,600
Purchasing Managers
$112,520

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Managers in Connecticut Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of human resources managers in some Connecticut cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources managers in state of Connecticut ranges from $83,810 to $131,070. The highest paying area for human resources managers in Connecticut is Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk with a median annual salary of $131,070. The second highest paying city/area in Connecticut State is Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford (mean annual salary $114,740). The lowest paying area is Waterbury with a median annual salary of $83,810.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk
$131,070
Hartford-West Hartford-East Hartford
$114,740
New Haven
$102,810
Northwestern Connecticut nonmetropolitan area
$94,370
Waterbury
$83,810

Human Resources Manager Salary by State

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