Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Owensboro, Kentucky

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Owensboro, Kentucky are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources managers in Owensboro is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Managers in Owensboro, Kentucky

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,330
25th Percentile Wage
$53,640
50th Percentile Wage
$70,580
75th Percentile Wage
$82,890
90th Percentile Wage
$113,950

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Owensboro, Kentucky in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $113,950. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $70,580. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,330.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources managers from 2012 to 2017. Note that there is no salary data for some years between 2012 and 2017.

YearMedian Salary Growth4-Year Growth
2016
$70,580
-0.17% 3.47%
2014
$70,700
3.64% -
2012
$68,130
- -

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Owensboro with Other Kentucky Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $70,580, Owensboro is the lowest paying city for human resources managers in state of Kentucky, following city of Elizabethtown (median annual salary of $129,230). In comparison, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Owensboro is 45.4 percent (45.4%) lower than that in the highest paying city Elizabethtown.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Elizabethtown
$129,230
Evansville
$105,140
Louisville-Jefferson County
$99,010
Lexington-Fayette
$91,320
East Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$83,300
West Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$82,310
Bowling Green
$79,720
West Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$79,520
South Central Kentucky nonmetropolitan area
$77,630
Owensboro
$70,580



See also: Top paying jobs in Owensboro, Kentucky.