Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Bellingham, Washington

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Bellingham, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Bellingham 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 Bellingham, Washington

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$54,940
25th Percentile Wage
$68,040
50th Percentile Wage
$80,230
75th Percentile Wage
$115,250
90th Percentile Wage
$131,690

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Bellingham, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $131,690. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $80,230. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $54,940.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$26.42
25th Percentile Wage
$32.71
50th Percentile Wage
$38.57
75th Percentile Wage
$55.41
90th Percentile Wage
$63.31

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Bellingham, Washington. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $63.31. The median hourly salary is $38.57. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $26.42.

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
201680,2304.21%-24.89%
201576,850-24.96%-
201496,0305.39%-
201390,850-10.29%-
2012100,200--

Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Bellingham with Other Washington Cities

From Table 3 we note that with a median annual salary of $80,230, Bellingham is the lowest paying city for human resources managers in state of Washington, following city of Kennewick-Pasco-Richland (median annual salary of $118,850). Compared with the highest paying city Kennewick-Pasco-Richland, the median annual salary of human resources managers in Bellingham is 32.5 percent (32.5%) lower.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Kennewick-Pasco-Richland
$118,850
Seattle-Bellevue-Everett
$117,080
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue
$116,220
Olympia
$107,280
Bremerton-Silverdale
$106,110
Tacoma
$104,130
Yakima
$102,220
Portland-Vancouver-Hillsboro
$97,050
Eastern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$94,480
Central Washington nonmetropolitan area
$94,110
Southwestern Washington nonmetropolitan area
$93,890
Spokane
$93,660
Bellingham
$80,230

See also: Top paying jobs in Bellingham, Washington.