Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Columbus, Ohio

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$66,660
25th Percentile Wage
$85,980
50th Percentile Wage
$109,560
75th Percentile Wage
$140,020
90th Percentile Wage
$178,360

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Columbus, Ohio in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $178,360. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $109,560. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $66,660.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$32.04
25th Percentile Wage
$41.34
50th Percentile Wage
$52.67
75th Percentile Wage
$67.31
90th Percentile Wage
$85.75

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Columbus, Ohio. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $85.75. The median hourly salary is $52.67. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $32.04.

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
2016109,5608.04%-0.04%
2015100,7501.72%-
201499,020-9.35%-
2013108,280-1.22%-
2012109,600--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Columbus with Other Ohio Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $109,560, Columbus is the second highest paying city for human resources managers in state of Ohio, following the highest paying city Toledo (median annual salary of $109,750). Compared with Toledo, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Columbus is .2 percent (.2%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Toledo
$109,750
Columbus
$109,560
Cincinnati-Middletown
$104,310
Cleveland-Elyria-Mentor
$102,100
Dayton
$97,760
Akron
$97,730
Canton-Massillon
$93,740
Eastern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$92,850
Other Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$92,250
West Northwestern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$84,240
Southern Ohio nonmetropolitan area
$78,740

See also: Top paying jobs in Columbus, Ohio.