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 2016 and published in April 2017 [1].

Table 1 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Managers in Memphis, Tennessee

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$51,760
25th Percentile Wage
$68,490
50th Percentile Wage
$91,360
75th Percentile Wage
$121,480
90th Percentile Wage
$155,730

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 $155,730. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $91,360. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $51,760.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$24.89
25th Percentile Wage
$32.93
50th Percentile Wage
$43.92
75th Percentile Wage
$58.40
90th Percentile Wage
$74.87

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Memphis, Tennessee. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $74.87. The median hourly salary is $43.92. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $24.89.

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
201691,3600.42%5.79%
201590,980-3.25%-
201493,9407.55%-
201386,8500.90%-
201286,070--

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 $91,360, Memphis is the highest paying city for human resources managers in state of Tennessee, followed by Clarksville (median annual salary $90,560). In comparison, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Memphis is .9 percent (.9%) higher than that in Clarksville.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Memphis
$91,360
Clarksville
$90,560
Nashville-Davidson--Murfreesboro--Franklin
$86,510
Chattanooga
$81,630
Jackson
$80,470
Knoxville
$80,330
Johnson City
$72,440
South Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$71,380
Eastern Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$66,340
Western Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$61,590
North Central Tennessee nonmetropolitan area
$57,540

See also: Top paying jobs in Memphis, Tennessee.