Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in New York

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources specialists in the state of New York are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources specialists amongst New York areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Specialists in New York

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$42,130
25th Percentile Wage
$52,240
50th Percentile Wage
$68,030
75th Percentile Wage
$92,510
90th Percentile Wage
$120,660

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in New York in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $120,660. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $68,030. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $42,130.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists from 2012 to 2017.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$68,030
-0.37% 11.00%
2016
$68,280
2.74% -
2015
$66,410
4.31% -
2014
$63,550
3.24% -
2013
$61,490
1.53% -
2012
$60,550
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Specialists in New York Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of human resources specialists in some New York cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources specialists in state of New York ranges from $49,320 to $75,860. The highest paying area for human resources specialists in New York is East Central New York nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $75,860. The second highest paying city/area in New York State is New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island (mean annual salary $71,400). The lowest paying area is Glens Falls with a median annual salary of $49,320.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
East Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$75,860
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island
$71,400
Ithaca
$70,180
New York-White Plains-Wayne
$67,900
Nassau-Suffolk
$65,900
Albany-Schenectady-Troy
$63,910
Syracuse
$63,220
Poughkeepsie-Newburgh-Middletown
$61,360
Central New York nonmetropolitan area
$59,800
Buffalo-Niagara Falls
$58,670
Capital-Northern New York nonmetropolitan area
$58,610
Rochester
$58,540
Elmira
$58,490
Southwest New York nonmetropolitan area
$58,190
Binghamton
$53,080
Utica-Rome
$50,910
Kingston
$50,160
Glens Falls
$49,320




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