Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Kansas City, Missouri

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Kansas City, Missouri are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources managers in Kansas City 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 Kansas City, Missouri

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$65,090
25th Percentile Wage
$79,550
50th Percentile Wage
$101,940
75th Percentile Wage
$128,610
90th Percentile Wage
$162,770

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Kansas City, Missouri in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $162,770. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $101,940. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $65,090.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31.29
25th Percentile Wage
$38.25
50th Percentile Wage
$49.01
75th Percentile Wage
$61.83
90th Percentile Wage
$78.26

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Kansas City, Missouri. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $78.26. The median hourly salary is $49.01. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31.29.

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
2016101,940-3.21%7.32%
2015105,2103.38%-
2014101,6504.55%-
201397,0202.62%-
201294,480--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Kansas City with Other Missouri Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $101,940 in Kansas City is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Missouri. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Kansas City is 12.0 percent (12.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers and 22.6 percent (22.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Jefferson City.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Fayetteville-Springdale-Rogers
$115,880
St Louis
$113,330
Joplin
$112,900
North Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$103,710
Columbia
$103,620
Kansas City
$101,940
Springfield
$99,470
Southeast Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$98,280
St Joseph
$88,530
Central Missouri nonmetropolitan area
$88,290
Jefferson City
$78,950

See also: Top paying jobs in Kansas City, Missouri.