Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Dubuque, Iowa

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Dubuque, Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Dubuque 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 Dubuque, Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$48,110
25th Percentile Wage
$60,510
50th Percentile Wage
$74,840
75th Percentile Wage
$91,450
90th Percentile Wage
$121,180

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Dubuque, Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $121,180. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $74,840. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $48,110.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.13
25th Percentile Wage
$29.09
50th Percentile Wage
$35.97
75th Percentile Wage
$43.97
90th Percentile Wage
$58.26

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Dubuque, Iowa. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $58.26. The median hourly salary is $35.97. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.13.

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
201674,840-6.03%-9.75%
201579,350-2.76%-
201481,540-1.94%-
201383,1201.18%-
201282,140--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Dubuque with Other Iowa Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $74,840, Dubuque is the lowest paying city for human resources managers in state of Iowa, following city of Des Moines-West Des Moines (median annual salary of $96,900). Compared with the highest paying city Des Moines-West Des Moines, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Dubuque is 22.8 percent (22.8%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$96,900
Cedar Rapids
$93,280
Iowa City
$92,200
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$90,490
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$90,360
Southwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$89,100
Northwest Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$88,170
Northeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$84,950
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$84,790
Dubuque
$74,840

See also: Top paying jobs in Dubuque, Iowa.