Human Resources Specialist Salary Information in Texas

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources specialists in the state of Texas are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources specialists among Texas metropolitan areas is shown in Table 3. The salary statistics are 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 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Specialists in Texas

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$35,630
25th Percentile Wage
$46,760
50th Percentile Wage
$61,010
75th Percentile Wage
$80,160
90th Percentile Wage
$104,490

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources specialists in Texas in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $104,490. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $61,010. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $35,630.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$61,010
3.39% 11.59%
2016
$58,940
0.71% -
2015
$58,520
2.24% -
2014
$57,210
2.32% -
2013
$55,880
3.47% -
2012
$53,940
- -

Table 3. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Specialists in Texas Cities

Table 3 shows the median annual salary of human resources specialists in some Texas cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources specialists in state of Texas ranges from $42,610 to $65,540. The highest paying area for human resources specialists in Texas is Midland with a median annual salary of $65,540. The second highest paying city/area in Texas State is San Antonio-New Braunfels (mean annual salary $64,580). The lowest paying area is McAllen-Edinburg-Mission with a median annual salary of $42,610.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Midland
$65,540
San Antonio-New Braunfels
$64,580
Houston-Sugar Land-Baytown
$64,230
Dallas-Plano-Irving
$64,150
Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington
$63,140
Killeen-Temple-Fort Hood
$59,450
Austin-Round Rock-San Marcos
$58,870
Fort Worth-Arlington
$58,320
Beaumont-Port Arthur
$58,150
Amarillo
$57,840
Corpus Christi
$57,070
Southern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$56,850
Wichita Falls
$55,930
Eastern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$55,600
Texarkana-Texarkana
$55,230
Longview
$55,050
College Station-Bryan
$54,880
Odessa
$54,010
El Paso
$52,610
Sherman-Denison
$52,520
Lubbock
$51,760
Brownsville-Harlingen
$51,570
Northwestern Texas nonmetropolitan area
$49,860
San Angelo
$49,770
Tyler
$49,750
Waco
$49,590
Gulf Coast Texas nonmetropolitan area
$49,550
Laredo
$48,820
North Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$48,430
Central Texas nonmetropolitan area
$46,950
Abilene
$45,810
Victoria
$45,000
McAllen-Edinburg-Mission
$42,610




Related:

💰 Highest paying cities for human resources specialists

💰 Highest paying industries for human resources specialists.