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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Raleigh-Cary 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 Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,250
25th Percentile Wage
$81,280
50th Percentile Wage
$102,700
75th Percentile Wage
$137,270
90th Percentile Wage
$181,510

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $181,510. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $102,700. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,250.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.77
25th Percentile Wage
$39.08
50th Percentile Wage
$49.37
75th Percentile Wage
$65.98
90th Percentile Wage
$87.27

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $87.27. The median hourly salary is $49.37. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.77.

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
2016102,7001.54%2.47%
2015101,1201.79%-
201499,310-5.37%-
2013104,6404.28%-
2012100,160--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Raleigh-Cary with Other North Carolina Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $102,700 in Raleigh-Cary is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of North Carolina. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Raleigh-Cary is 20.6 percent (20.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Durham-Chapel Hill and 23.4 percent (23.4%) higher than that in the lowest paying Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Durham-Chapel Hill
$129,300
Fayetteville
$119,130
Wilmington
$106,210
Winston-Salem
$104,380
Greensboro-High Point
$104,190
Raleigh-Cary
$102,700
Greenville
$99,050
Northeastern North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$97,220
Asheville
$93,750
Western Central North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$91,040
Other North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$90,290
Hickory-Lenoir-Morganton
$86,580
Western North Carolina nonmetropolitan area
$78,650

See also: Top paying jobs in Raleigh-Cary, North Carolina.