Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Memphis, Tennessee

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Memphis, Tennessee are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage information of human resources managers in Memphis 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 Memphis, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$60,210
25th Percentile Wage
$80,520
50th Percentile Wage
$95,130
75th Percentile Wage
$117,220
90th Percentile Wage
$147,900

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Memphis, Tennessee in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $147,900. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $95,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $60,210.

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
$95,130
3.96% 9.52%
2016
$91,360
0.42% -
2015
$90,980
-3.25% -
2014
$93,940
7.55% -
2013
$86,850
0.90% -
2012
$86,070
- -

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Memphis with Other Tennessee Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $95,130, Memphis is the highest paying city for human resources managers in state of Tennessee, followed by Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin (median annual salary $91,640). In comparison, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Memphis is 3.7 percent (3.7%) higher than that in Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$95,130
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$91,640
Clarksville
$89,820
Jackson
$83,800
Chattanooga
$83,440
Knoxville
$80,610
Cleveland
$79,670
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$76,300
Johnson City
$74,020
Morristown
$67,370
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$63,640
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$59,220
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$53,010



See also: Top paying jobs in Memphis, Tennessee.