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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of human resources managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta 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 Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,900
25th Percentile Wage
$82,810
50th Percentile Wage
$106,060
75th Percentile Wage
$148,200
90th Percentile Wage
$202,310

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $202,310. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $106,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $65,900.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31.68
25th Percentile Wage
$39.81
50th Percentile Wage
$50.99
75th Percentile Wage
$71.25
90th Percentile Wage
$97.27

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $97.27. The median hourly salary is $50.99. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.68.

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
2016106,0603.97%-1.39%
2015101,8501.58%-
2014100,240-4.95%-
2013105,200-2.21%-
2012107,530--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta with Other Georgia Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $106,060 in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Georgia. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta is .1 percent (.1%) lower than that in the highest paying North Georgia nonmetropolitan area and 20.5 percent (20.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying South Georgia nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
North Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$106,130
Athens-Clarke County
$106,100
Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta
$106,060
Savannah
$100,070
Macon
$94,610
Middle Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$94,350
Columbus
$93,760
South Georgia nonmetropolitan area
$84,300

See also: Top paying jobs in Atlanta-Sandy Springs-Marietta, Georgia.