National » Human Resources Managers » Philadelphia

Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Philadelphia is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Managers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$85,820
25th Percentile Wage
$106,070
50th Percentile Wage
$135,900
75th Percentile Wage
$167,670
90th Percentile Wage
No Data

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 75th percentile (the top 25 percent of the highest paid) is $167,670. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $135,900. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $85,820.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$135,900
1.54% 5.51%
2016
$133,810
4.81% -
2015
$127,370
-5.54% -
2014
$134,430
-0.54% -
2013
$135,150
4.99% -
2012
$128,410
- -

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Philadelphia with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $135,900, Philadelphia is the second highest paying city for human resources managers in state of Pennsylvania, following the highest paying city Newark-Union (median annual salary of $162,920). Compared with Newark-Union, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Philadelphia is 16.6 percent (16.6%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Newark-Union
$162,920
Philadelphia
$135,900
Philadelphia-Camden-Wilmington
$134,440
Allentown-Bethlehem-Easton
$123,600
Reading
$111,020
Pittsburgh
$109,950
Lancaster
$106,080
East Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$103,170
York-Hanover
$101,620
Northeastern Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$101,440
Harrisburg-Carlisle
$100,290
Altoona
$99,510
State College
$98,780
Far Western Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$97,090
Scranton--Wilkes-Barre
$95,200
West Central Pennsylvania nonmetropolitan area
$94,860
Youngstown-Warren-Boardman
$94,520
Erie
$91,770



See also: Top paying jobs in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.