Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Tacoma, Washington

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

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$63,460
25th Percentile Wage
$85,110
50th Percentile Wage
$104,130
75th Percentile Wage
$132,370
90th Percentile Wage
$156,130

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Tacoma, Washington in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $156,130. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $104,130. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $63,460.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$30.51
25th Percentile Wage
$40.92
50th Percentile Wage
$50.06
75th Percentile Wage
$63.64
90th Percentile Wage
$75.06

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Tacoma, Washington. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $75.06. The median hourly salary is $50.06. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $30.51.

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
2016104,13016.51%15.68%
201586,9406.60%-
201481,2000.67%-
201380,660-8.85%-
201287,800--

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

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $104,130 in Tacoma 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 Tacoma is 12.4 percent (12.4%) lower than that in the highest paying Kennewick-Pasco-Richland and 23.0 percent (23.0%) higher than that in the lowest paying Bellingham.

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 Tacoma, Washington.