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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources managers in Lexington-Fayette 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 Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,960
25th Percentile Wage
$64,080
50th Percentile Wage
$89,870
75th Percentile Wage
$105,810
90th Percentile Wage
$145,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $145,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $89,870. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,960.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.02
25th Percentile Wage
$30.81
50th Percentile Wage
$43.21
75th Percentile Wage
$50.87
90th Percentile Wage
$70.13

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.13. The median hourly salary is $43.21. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.02.

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
201689,870-0.52%21.81%
201590,3403.19%-
201487,4604.14%-
201383,84016.19%-
201270,270--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Lexington-Fayette with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $89,870 in Lexington-Fayette is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Kentucky. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Lexington-Fayette is 13.7 percent (13.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Evansville and 21.5 percent (21.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Owensboro.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Evansville
$104,160
Louisville-Jefferson County
$99,490
Lexington-Fayette
$89,870
Elizabethtown
$86,990
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$83,390
Bowling Green
$80,170
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$77,560
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$73,620
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$73,140
Owensboro
$70,580

See also: Top paying jobs in Lexington-Fayette, Kentucky.