Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Madison, Wisconsin

The annual and hourly salary statistics of human resources managers in Madison, Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The wage data of human resources managers in Madison is 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 & Table 2. Annual & Hourly Salaries of Human Resources Managers in Madison, Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
10th Percentile Wage
$71,940
25th Percentile Wage
$89,310
50th Percentile Wage
$108,090
75th Percentile Wage
$131,480
90th Percentile Wage
$166,890

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Madison, Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $166,890. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $108,090. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent earners is $71,940.

Salary Trend (2012 to 2017)

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

YearMedian SalaryYearly Growth5-Year Growth
2017
$108,090
5.08% 20.02%
2016
$102,600
5.50% -
2015
$96,960
4.91% -
2014
$92,200
2.61% -
2013
$89,790
3.72% -
2012
$86,450
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Table 3. Compare Human Resources Manager Salary in Madison with Other Wisconsin Cities

From Table 3 we note that the median annual salary of $108,090 in Madison is in the middle of salary range for human resources managers in state of Wisconsin. In comparison, the annual salary of human resources managers in Madison is 5.5 percent (5.5%) lower than that in the highest paying Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington and 23.5 percent (23.5%) higher than that in the lowest paying Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$114,410
Sheboygan
$114,050
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$112,150
Wausau
$108,240
Lake County-Kenosha County
$108,210
Madison
$108,090
Janesville
$107,320
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$101,730
Appleton
$98,930
Eau Claire
$98,210
Racine
$97,830
Oshkosh-Neenah
$97,000
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$96,920
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$92,030
La Crosse
$91,750
Fond du Lac
$91,350
Green Bay
$89,010
Duluth
$85,880
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$84,970
Northern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$82,740



See also: Top paying jobs in Madison, Wisconsin.