Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Lafayette, Louisiana

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$40,450
25th Percentile Wage
$49,070
50th Percentile Wage
$62,220
75th Percentile Wage
$76,550
90th Percentile Wage
$98,880

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Lafayette, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $98,880. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $62,220. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $40,450.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$19.45
25th Percentile Wage
$23.59
50th Percentile Wage
$29.91
75th Percentile Wage
$36.79
90th Percentile Wage
$47.54

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Lafayette, Louisiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $47.54. The median hourly salary is $29.91. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $19.45.

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
201662,2205.06%-8.95%
201559,070-0.81%-
201459,550-2.82%-
201361,230-10.71%-
201267,790--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Lafayette with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $62,220, Lafayette is the lowest paying city for human resources managers in state of Louisiana, following city of Baton Rouge (median annual salary of $80,030). In comparison, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Lafayette is 22.3 percent (22.3%) lower than that in the highest paying city Baton Rouge.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Baton Rouge
$80,030
Lake Charles
$74,920
Shreveport-Bossier City
$72,690
New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner
$72,060
New Iberia nonmetropolitan area
$71,390
Monroe
$70,470
Houma-Bayou Cane-Thibodaux
$68,890
Lafayette
$62,220

See also: Top paying jobs in Lafayette, Louisiana.