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 metropolitan areas 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 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$33,340|
|25th Percentile Wage||$40,890|
|50th Percentile Wage||$52,900|
|75th Percentile Wage||$70,350|
|90th Percentile Wage||$93,260|
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 $93,260. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $52,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33,340.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
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 $44,180 to $59,750. The highest paying area for human resources specialists in Florida is Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin with a median annual salary of $59,750. The second highest paying city/area in Florida State is Naples-Marco Island (mean annual salary $58,330). The lowest paying area is Tallahassee with a median annual salary of $44,180.
|Cities/Areas||Median Annual Salary|
|Crestview-Fort Walton Beach-Destin|| |
|Naples-Marco Island|| |
|Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach-Deerfield Beach|| |
|Cape Coral-Fort Myers|| |
|Panama City-Lynn Haven-Panama City Beach|| |
|Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater|| |
|Miami-Fort Lauderdale-Pompano Beach|| |
|North Port-Bradenton-Sarasota|| |
|Miami-Miami Beach-Kendall|| |
|Port St Lucie|| |
|West Palm Beach-Boca Raton-Boynton Beach|| |
|Sebastian-Vero Beach|| |
|Northwest Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|South Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Northeast Florida nonmetropolitan area|| |
|Deltona-Daytona Beach-Ormond Beach|| |
|Pensacola-Ferry Pass-Brent|| |
|Lakeland-Winter Haven|| |
|Palm Bay-Melbourne-Titusville|| |
|Palm Coast|| |
|Punta Gorda|| |