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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton 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 Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$73,170
25th Percentile Wage
$90,690
50th Percentile Wage
$119,680
75th Percentile Wage
$165,000
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $165,000. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $119,680. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $73,170.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35.18
25th Percentile Wage
$43.60
50th Percentile Wage
$57.54
75th Percentile Wage
$79.33
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania. The average hourly salary for the 75th percentile wage is $79.33. The median hourly salary is $57.54. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35.18.

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
2016119,680-5.22%1.67%
2015125,9309.53%-
2014113,930-3.73%-
2013118,1800.42%-
2012117,680--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $119,680 in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Pennsylvania. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton is 22.6 percent (22.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 24.7 percent (24.7%) higher than that in the lowest paying Erie.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$154,640
Philadelphia
$133,810
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$130,450
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$119,680
Reading
$112,090
Pittsburgh
$109,480
Lancaster
$105,600
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$103,170
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$102,300
York-Hanover
$99,850
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$99,650
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$99,320
State College
$95,370
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$91,490
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$90,950
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$90,530
Erie
$90,130

See also: Top paying jobs in Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton, Pennsylvania.