Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in Oklahoma

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources specialists in the state of Oklahoma are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources specialists among Oklahoma 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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Specialists in Oklahoma

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$31,720
25th Percentile Wage
$38,230
50th Percentile Wage
$48,720
75th Percentile Wage
$64,240
90th Percentile Wage
$82,280

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $82,280. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $48,720. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $31,720.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$15.25
25th Percentile Wage
$18.38
50th Percentile Wage
$23.42
75th Percentile Wage
$30.88
90th Percentile Wage
$39.56

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources specialists in Oklahoma in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $39.56. The median hourly salary is $23.42. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $15.25.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2016)

The following table and chart show the trend of the median salary of human resources specialists from 2012 to 2016.

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth4-Year Growth
201648,7201.25%3.00%
201548,1100.39%-
201447,9200.75%-
201347,5600.63%-
201247,260--

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

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of human resources specialists in some Oklahoma cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources specialists in state of Oklahoma ranges from $40,260 to $54,420. The highest paying area for human resources specialists in Oklahoma is Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $54,420. The second highest paying city/area in Oklahoma State is Lawton (mean annual salary $52,150). The lowest paying area is Fort Smith with a median annual salary of $40,260.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Southwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$54,420
Lawton
$52,150
Oklahoma City
$49,750
Tulsa
$48,980
Northeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$46,940
Northwestern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$46,350
Southeastern Oklahoma nonmetropolitan area
$44,050
Fort Smith
$40,260



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