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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner 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 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$49,150
25th Percentile Wage
$57,840
50th Percentile Wage
$72,060
75th Percentile Wage
$101,560
90th Percentile Wage
$144,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $144,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $72,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $49,150.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$23.63
25th Percentile Wage
$27.81
50th Percentile Wage
$34.64
75th Percentile Wage
$48.83
90th Percentile Wage
$69.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.38. The median hourly salary is $34.64. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $23.63.

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
201672,0601.55%-20.66%
201570,940-8.27%-
201476,8101.41%-
201375,730-14.82%-
201286,950--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner with Other Louisiana Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $72,060 in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Louisiana. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner is 10.0 percent (10.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Baton Rouge and 13.7 percent (13.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Lafayette.

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 New Orleans-Metairie-Kenner, Louisiana.