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Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre 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 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$68,860
25th Percentile Wage
$80,630
50th Percentile Wage
$95,200
75th Percentile Wage
$119,240
90th Percentile Wage
$162,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $162,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,200. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $68,860.

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
$95,200
3.90% 12.36%
2016
$91,490
-1.46% -
2015
$92,830
4.69% -
2014
$88,480
-8.75% -
2013
$96,220
13.29% -
2012
$83,430
- -

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre with Other Pennsylvania Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $95,200 in Scranton--Wilkes-Barre 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 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre is 41.6 percent (41.6%) lower than that in the highest paying Newark-Union and 3.6 percent (3.6%) higher than that in the lowest paying Erie.

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 Scranton--Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania.