Labor Relations Specialist Salary Information in Iowa

The average annual and hourly salaries for labor relations specialists in the state of Iowa are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of labor relations specialists among Iowa areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Labor Relations Specialists in Iowa

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$18,090
25th Percentile Wage
$42,920
50th Percentile Wage
$65,980
75th Percentile Wage
$79,830
90th Percentile Wage
$108,080

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for labor relations specialists in Iowa in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $108,080. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $65,980. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $18,090.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of labor relations specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$65,980
8.00% 45.53%
2016
$60,700
19.85% -
2015
$48,650
15.46% -
2014
$41,130
24.87% -
2013
$30,900
-16.31% -
2012
$35,940
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Labor Relations Specialists in Iowa Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of labor relations specialists in some Iowa cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of labor relations specialists in state of Iowa ranges from $18,150 to $73,440. The highest paying area for labor relations specialists in Iowa is Des Moines-West Des Moines with a median annual salary of $73,440. The second highest paying city/area in Iowa State is Dubuque (mean annual salary $67,740). The lowest paying area is Waterloo-Cedar Falls with a median annual salary of $18,150.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Des Moines-West Des Moines
$73,440
Dubuque
$67,740
Southeast Iowa nonmetropolitan area
$64,340
Davenport-Moline-Rock Island
$56,210
Iowa City
$50,200
Cedar Rapids
$19,970
Waterloo-Cedar Falls
$18,150




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