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Human Resources Manager Salary in Sector of Educational Services

The salary statistics of human resources managers in the industry sector of educational services are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare human resources manager salaries in different industries within the educational services sector.

Average Annual Salary of Human Resources Managers

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,200
25th Percentile Wage
$81,710
50th Percentile Wage
$103,470
75th Percentile Wage
$130,700
90th Percentile Wage
$162,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in the industry sector of educational 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 managers is $162,660. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $103,470. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid human resources managers is $65,200.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of human resources managers in the industry sector of educational services from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
2016103,4701.63%7.92%
2015101,7803.08%-
201498,6501.52%-
201397,1501.92%-
201295,280--

Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Different Industries within the Educational Services Sector

The average salaries of human resources managers in 23 industries in the educational 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 manager occupations is the business schools and computer and management training - privately owned industry with an annual salary $110,880. The lowest paying industry is the junior colleges - state government owned industry (annual salary $85,550). For detailed human resources manager salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.

Industry Name Median Annual Salary
Business schools and computer and management training - Privately owned
$110,880
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Privately owned
$109,610
Junior colleges - Privately owned
$109,320
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - Local government owned
$108,630
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Local government owned
$107,010
Educational Services - Local government owned
$105,780
Educational Services - Privately owned
$105,430
Elementary and Secondary Schools
$105,290
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools
$105,120
Business Schools and Computer and Management Training
$105,110
Technical and trade schools - Privately owned
$105,010
Educational Services
$103,470
Educational Support Services
$101,520
Educational Support Services - Privately owned
$101,480
Colleges, universities, and professional schools - State government owned
$100,740
Junior colleges - Local government owned
$99,410
Educational Services - State government owned
$97,390
Technical and Trade Schools
$97,180
Junior Colleges (including private, state, and local government schools)
$94,350
Elementary and Secondary Schools - Privately owned
$92,830
Other Schools and Instruction
$92,470
Other schools and instruction - Privately owned
$92,200
Junior colleges - State government owned
$85,550

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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