Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Rochester, New York

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$70,350
25th Percentile Wage
$86,150
50th Percentile Wage
$112,060
75th Percentile Wage
$160,370
90th Percentile Wage
$144,320

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Rochester, New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $144,320. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $112,060. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $70,350.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$33.82
25th Percentile Wage
$41.42
50th Percentile Wage
$53.88
75th Percentile Wage
$77.09
90th Percentile Wage
$69.38

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Rochester, New York. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $69.38. The median hourly salary is $53.88. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $33.82.

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
2016112,06010.56%13.57%
2015100,230-2.18%-
2014102,4203.69%-
201398,6401.81%-
201296,850--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Rochester with Other New York Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $112,060 in Rochester is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of New York. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Rochester is 18.5 percent (18.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Nassau-Suffolk and 16.6 percent (16.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Albany-Schenectady-Troy.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Nassau-Suffolk
$137,550
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$134,360
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$126,520
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$122,950
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$118,210
Syracuse
$117,380
Rochester
$112,060
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$109,040
Binghamton
$108,810
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$96,440
Utica-Rome
$96,200
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$94,940
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$93,430

See also: Top paying jobs in Rochester, New York.