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Human Resources Specialist Salary in Sector of Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services

The salary statistics of human resources specialists in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare human resources specialist salaries in different industries within the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Human Resources Specialists

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30,780
25th Percentile Wage
$38,880
50th Percentile Wage
$51,670
75th Percentile Wage
$70,900
90th Percentile Wage
$100,060

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) human resources specialists is $100,060. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $51,670. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid human resources specialists is $30,780.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists in the industry sector of administrative and support and waste management and remediation services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201651,6703.23%8.30%
201550,0002.70%-
201448,6501.15%-
201348,0901.48%-
201247,380--

Compare Human Resources Specialist Salary in Different Industries within the Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services Sector

The average salaries of human resources specialists in 19 industries in the administrative and support and waste management and remediation services sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for human resources specialist occupations is the remediation and other waste management services industry with an annual salary $66,620. The lowest paying industry is the facilities support services industry (annual salary $45,880). For detailed human resources specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Remediation and Other Waste Management Services
$66,620
Waste Treatment and Disposal
$66,240
Waste Management and Remediation Services
$64,850
Waste Collection
$61,430
Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services
$60,190
Travel Agencies
$58,620
Exterminating and Pest Control Services
$58,220
Office Administrative Services
$57,550
Security Systems Services
$53,740
Business Support Services
$52,050
Telephone Call Centers
$51,860
Administrative and Support Services
$51,610
Employment Services
$51,100
Other Support Services
$50,360
Landscaping Services
$50,350
Investigation and Security Services
$49,670
Services to Buildings and Dwellings
$49,370
Investigation, Guard, and Armored Car Services
$48,890
Facilities Support Services
$45,880

Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].



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