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March 03, 2008
















Compensation and Benefits Managers

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Management of Companies and Enterprises 5,960 $45.06 $93,730
Local Government (OES designation) 2,380 $34.46 $71,680
Depository Credit Intermediation 1,750 $40.33 $83,880
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 1,350 $38.55 $80,190
Insurance Carriers 1,350 $43.69 $90,870



Training and Development Managers

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Management of Companies and Enterprises 4,480 $45.36 $94,360
Local Government (OES designation) 1,630 $33.33 $69,330
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 1,620 $38.64 $80,370
Insurance Carriers 1,280 $42.89 $89,220
Depository Credit Intermediation 1,260 $35.64 $74,140



Human Resources Managers

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Management of Companies and Enterprises 7,100 $52.33 $108,840
Local Government (OES designation) 4,390 $41.20 $85,700
General Medical and Surgical Hospitals 2,820 $42.91 $89,250
State Government (OES designation) 1,950 $35.39 $73,620
Colleges, Universities, and Professional Schools 1,680 $39.50 $82,150



Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Employment Services 70,250 $23.55 $48,980
Management, Scientific, and Technical Consulting Services 19,810 $32.58 $67,770
State Government (OES designation) 10,970 $18.70 $38,900
Local Government (OES designation) 8,140 $21.79 $45,320
Management of Companies and Enterprises 7,030 $25.33 $52,680



Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Management of Companies and Enterprises 11,790 $27.39 $56,960
Local Government (OES designation) 9,490 $25.44 $52,920
State Government (OES designation) 5,090 $22.64 $47,080
Insurance Carriers 4,600 $25.63 $53,300
Agencies, Brokerages, and Other Insurance Related Activities 3,970 $26.04 $54,170



Training and Development Specialists

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Management of Companies and Enterprises 13,980 $25.78 $53,630
State Government (OES designation) 9,470 $24.53 $51,020
Insurance Carriers 8,730 $25.19 $52,390
Local Government (OES designation) 8,310 $24.44 $50,840
Computer Systems Design and Related Services 7,140 $30.29 $63,000



Human Resources, Training, and Labor Relations Specialists, All Other

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Business, Professional, Labor, Political, and Similar Organizations 51,550 $22.24 $46,260
Federal Executive Branch (OES designation) 20,930 $34.73 $72,240
Management of Companies and Enterprises 10,630 $29.04 $60,410
Employment Services 10,100 $22.96 $47,760
Local Government (OES designation) 9,360 $25.46 $52,960



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HR vs. Other Managers
Top Paying Industries
Top Paying Metros



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