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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of human resources managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy 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 Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$72,150
25th Percentile Wage
$93,280
50th Percentile Wage
$123,000
75th Percentile Wage
$159,590
90th Percentile Wage
$205,160

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $205,160. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $123,000. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $72,150.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$34.69
25th Percentile Wage
$44.84
50th Percentile Wage
$59.14
75th Percentile Wage
$76.73
90th Percentile Wage
$98.63

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $98.63. The median hourly salary is $59.14. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $34.69.

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
2016123,0006.99%6.96%
2015114,400-0.08%-
2014114,4900.79%-
2013113,590-0.75%-
2012114,440--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $123,000 in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Massachusetts. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy is 2.9 percent (2.9%) lower than that in the highest paying Boston-Cambridge-Quincy and 33.3 percent (33.3%) higher than that in the lowest paying Barnstable Town.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$126,690
Framingham
$123,600
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$123,000
Peabody
$106,450
New Bedford
$104,710
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$98,340
Springfield
$95,500
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$93,020
Worcester
$92,760
Barnstable Town
$82,080

See also: Top paying jobs in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts.