The salary statistics of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance are shown in Table 1. In Table 2 we compare labor relations specialist salaries in different industries within the health care and social assistance sector.
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$41,420|
|25th Percentile Wage||$54,240|
|50th Percentile Wage||$70,260|
|75th Percentile Wage||$87,980|
|90th Percentile Wage||$107,840|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for labor relations specialists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance. The salaries are shown in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) labor relations specialists is $107,840. The median annual salary (50th percentile) is $70,260. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent paid labor relations specialists is $41,420.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of labor relations specialists in the industry sector of health care and social assistance from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
The average salaries of labor relations specialists in 20 industries in the health care and social assistance sector are shown below. We note that within this industry sector, the salaries vary among different industries. The highest paying industry for labor relations specialist occupations is the outpatient care centers industry with an annual salary $73,350. The lowest paying industry is the vocational rehabilitation services industry (annual salary $37,930). For detailed labor relations specialist salary information in a particular industry, use the links provided below.
|Industry Name||Median Annual Salary|
|Outpatient Care Centers|| |
|Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Privately owned|| |
|Offices of Physicians|| |
|Hospitals (including private, state, and local government hospitals)|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals|| |
|Ambulatory Health Care Services|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Specialty (except Psychiatric and Substance Abuse) Hospitals|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Hospitals - State government owned|| |
|Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|General Medical and Surgical Hospitals - Local government owned|| |
|Nursing Care Facilities (Skilled Nursing Facilities)|| |
|Psychiatric and Substance Abuse Hospitals|| |
|Home Health Care Services|| |
|Nursing and Residential Care Facilities|| |
|Individual and Family Services|| |
|Social Assistance|| |
|Vocational Rehabilitation Services|| |
Data source: The national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) in 2017 and published in April 2018 .