Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Worcester, Massachusetts

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,660
25th Percentile Wage
$70,950
50th Percentile Wage
$92,760
75th Percentile Wage
$126,920
90th Percentile Wage
$159,120

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Worcester, Massachusetts in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $159,120. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $92,760. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,660.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.83
25th Percentile Wage
$34.11
50th Percentile Wage
$44.60
75th Percentile Wage
$61.02
90th Percentile Wage
$76.50

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Worcester, Massachusetts. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $76.50. The median hourly salary is $44.60. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.83.

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
201692,7606.18%-13.83%
201587,030-10.00%-
201495,730-2.43%-
201398,060-7.68%-
2012105,590--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Worcester with Other Massachusetts Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $92,760 in Worcester 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 Worcester is 26.8 percent (26.8%) lower than that in the highest paying Boston-Cambridge-Quincy and 11.5 percent (11.5%) 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 Worcester, Massachusetts.