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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 information 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 2017 and published in April 2018 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Managers in Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, Massachusetts

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$73,320
25th Percentile Wage
$95,030
50th Percentile Wage
$127,760
75th Percentile Wage
$165,660
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 $127,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $73,320.

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.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$127,760
3.73% 10.43%
2016
$123,000
6.99% -
2015
$114,400
-0.08% -
2014
$114,490
0.79% -
2013
$113,590
-0.75% -
2012
$114,440
- -

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 $127,760 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 4.7 percent (4.7%) lower than that in the highest paying Framingham and 47.6 percent (47.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Pittsfield.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Framingham
$134,130
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$130,500
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy
$127,760
Leominster-Fitchburg-Gardner
$116,070
New Bedford
$115,060
Peabody
$110,980
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton
$101,930
North Central Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$98,240
Worcester
$97,580
Taunton-Norton-Raynham
$97,150
Barnstable Town
$93,260
Springfield
$91,870
Northwest Massachusetts nonmetropolitan area
$91,550
Pittsfield
$66,890



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