Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Indiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Columbus, Indiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources managers in Columbus 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 Columbus, Indiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,510
25th Percentile Wage
$83,250
50th Percentile Wage
$96,380
75th Percentile Wage
$155,740
90th Percentile Wage
$143,550

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Columbus, Indiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $143,550. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $96,380. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,510.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$29.09
25th Percentile Wage
$40.02
50th Percentile Wage
$46.33
75th Percentile Wage
$74.87
90th Percentile Wage
$69.01

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Columbus, Indiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.01. The median hourly salary is $46.33. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $29.09.

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. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2016.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
201696,380-12.94%-5.28%
2015108,8500.16%-
2014108,6806.63%-
2012101,470--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Indiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $96,380 in Columbus is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Indiana. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Columbus is 2.5 percent (2.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Bloomington and 17.4 percent (17.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Gary.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Bloomington
$98,860
Lafayette
$98,720
Indianapolis-Carmel
$97,650
Columbus
$96,380
Northern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$89,810
Southern Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$89,240
Fort Wayne
$89,160
Central Indiana nonmetropolitan area
$87,960
Terre Haute
$87,440
Elkhart-Goshen
$87,040
Gary
$79,640

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Indiana.