Human Resources Manager Salary Information in Wisconsin

The average annual and hourly salaries for human resources managers in the state of Wisconsin are shown in Table 1 and Table 2, respectively. The comparison of the salary statistics of human resources managers among Wisconsin 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 2014 and published in May 2015 [1].

Table 1 & 2. Annual & Hourly Salary of Human Resources Managers in Wisconsin

Percentile BracketAverage Annual Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$147,220
75th Percentile Wage
$115,400
50th Percentile Wage
$91,930
25th Percentile Wage
$72,920
10th Percentile Wage
$57,100

Table 1 shows the average annual salary for human resources managers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average annual salary for the 90th percentile (the top 10 percent of the highest paid) is $147,220. The median (50th percentile) annual salary is $91,930. The average annual salary for the bottom 10 percent is $57,100.

Percentile BracketAverage Hourly Salary
90th Percentile Wage
$70.78
75th Percentile Wage
$55.48
50th Percentile Wage
$44.20
25th Percentile Wage
$35.06
10th Percentile Wage
$27.45

Table 2 shows the average hourly salary for human resources managers in Wisconsin in 5 percentile scales. The average hourly salary for the 90th percentile is $70.78. The median hourly salary is $44.20. The average hourly salary for the bottom 10 percent is $27.45.

Table 3. Salary Trend

YearAverage Annual SalaryGrowth (%)
2014 $91,930 3.68%
2013 $88,670 0.94%
2012 $87,840 1.46%
2011 $86,580 -1.39%
2010 $87,800 -

Table 3 shows the salary trend for human resources managers in state of Wisconsin from 2010 to 2014. We note that from 2010 to 2014 the average salary has increased by 4.70%. We note that in 2013 the average salary increased by 0.94%. We also see the year 2012 had a salary increase 1.46% while year 2011 had a negtive growth of -1.39%.

Table 4. Average Human Resources Manager Wage in Wisconsin vs. Related Jobs

Table 5. Median Annual Salary of Human Resources Managers in Wisconsin Cities

Table 5 shows the median annual salary of human resources managers in some Wisconsin cities and metropolitan areas. We note that the median annual salary of human resources managers in state of Wisconsin ranges from $70,070 to $113,860. The highest paying area for human resources managers in Wisconsin is Wausau with a median annual salary of $113,860. The second highest paying city/area in Wisconsin State is Lake County-Kenosha County (mean annual salary $109,850). The lowest paying area is West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area with a median annual salary of $70,070.

Cities/Areas Median Annual Salary
Wausau
$113,860
Lake County-Kenosha County
$109,850
Minneapolis-St Paul-Bloomington
$103,600
South Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$100,360
Southwestern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$99,100
Appleton
$98,750
Sheboygan
$97,890
Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis
$95,330
Madison
$92,200
Racine
$91,500
Janesville
$89,570
Green Bay
$88,310
Oshkosh-Neenah
$88,300
Eau Claire
$86,040
Eastern Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$84,970
Duluth
$81,760
Fond du Lac
$81,290
La Crosse
$71,610
West Central Wisconsin nonmetropolitan area
$70,070

Human Resources Manager Salary by State

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