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.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$32,070|
|25th Percentile Wage||$40,330|
|50th Percentile Wage||$53,410|
|75th Percentile Wage||$72,770|
|90th Percentile Wage||$101,240|
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 $101,240. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $53,410. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid human resources specialists is $32,070.
The table and chart below 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 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of human resources specialists in 20 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 waste treatment and disposal industry with an annual salary $70,070. The lowest paying industry is the investigation, guard, and armored car services industry (annual salary $47,080). For detailed human resources specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Waste Treatment and Disposal|| |
|Waste Management and Remediation Services|| |
|Waste Collection|| |
|Remediation and Other Waste Management Services|| |
|Travel Arrangement and Reservation Services|| |
|Travel Agencies|| |
|Office Administrative Services|| |
|Security Systems Services|| |
|Exterminating and Pest Control Services|| |
|Other Support Services|| |
|Administrative and Support Services|| |
|Employment Services|| |
|Business Support Services|| |
|Landscaping Services|| |
|Telephone Call Centers|| |
|Services to Buildings and Dwellings|| |
|Temporary Help Services|| |
|Facilities Support Services|| |
|Investigation and Security Services|| |
|Investigation, Guard, and Armored Car Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .