Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in Florida

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources specialists in the state of Florida are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources specialists among Florida 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 Specialists in Florida

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32,520
25th Percentile Wage
$39,220
50th Percentile Wage
$51,130
75th Percentile Wage
$68,970
90th Percentile Wage
$90,870

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $90,870. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $51,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32,520.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.64
25th Percentile Wage
$18.86
50th Percentile Wage
$24.58
75th Percentile Wage
$33.15
90th Percentile Wage
$43.69

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources specialists in Florida in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $43.69. The median hourly salary is $24.58. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.64.

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
201651,1302.62%6.00%
201549,7901.29%-
201449,1500.96%-
201348,6801.27%-
201248,060--

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Specialists in Florida Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of human resources specialists in some Florida cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources specialists in state of Florida ranges from $44,330 to $58,970. The highest paying area for human resources specialists in Florida is Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin with a median annual salary of $58,970. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Naples-Marco Island (mean annual salary $57,560). The lowest paying area is Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach with a median annual salary of $44,330.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin
$58,970
Naples-Marco Island
$57,560
Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall
$56,660
Sebastian-Vero Beach
$55,450
Cape Coral-Fort Myers
$55,040
Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach
$54,630
Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach
$54,210
Port St Lucie
$53,810
Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach
$52,620
Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area
$51,510
Jacksonville
$50,600
Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater
$50,430
Ocala
$50,300
Orlando-Kissimmee-Sanford
$49,960
Gainesville
$49,920
West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach
$49,920
South Florida nonmetropolitan area
$48,950
Lakeland-Winter Haven
$48,420
Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent
$47,890
North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota
$46,770
Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area
$46,340
Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville
$45,670
Punta Gorda
$45,560
Palm Coast
$45,000
Tallahassee
$44,800
Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach
$44,330


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