The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage statistics of human resources managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is based on the national compensation survey conducted by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics in 2017 and published in April 2018 .
|Percentile Bracket||Average Annual Salary|
|10th Percentile Wage||$76,470|
|25th Percentile Wage||$95,310|
|50th Percentile Wage||$121,540|
|75th Percentile Wage||$155,670|
|90th Percentile Wage||$197,850|
Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $197,850. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $121,540. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $76,470.
The table and chart below show the trend of the median salary of human resources managers from 2012 to 2017.
|Year||Median Salary||Yearly Growth||5-Year Growth|
From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $121,540 in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Washington. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is 5.0 percent (5.0%) lower than that in the highest paying Kennewick-Pasco-Richland and 28.8 percent (28.8%) higher than that in the lowest paying Bellingham.
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