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Top Paying Metros

Top Paying Metros

March 04, 2008
















Compensation and Benefits Managers

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Minneapolis-St. Paul-Bloomington, MN-WI 500 $53.70 $111,690
Edison, NJ Metropolitan Division 270 $53.30 $110,860
New York-White Plains-Wayne, NY-NJ Metropolitan Division 2,370 $53.16 $110,570
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 480 $52.89 $110,000
Wilmington, DE-MD-NJ Metropolitan Division 230 $52.81 $109,840



Training and Development Managers

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Columbus, GA-AL Not released $73.45 $152,780
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 180 $60.01 $124,820
Edison, NJ Metropolitan Division 240 $58.25 $121,150
Brockton-Bridgewater-Easton, MA NECTA Division 30 $56.14 $116,770
Boston-Cambridge-Quincy, MA NECTA Division 730 $55.77 $116,000



Human Resources Managers

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 1,090 $64.04 $133,210
Newark-Union, NJ-PA Metropolitan Division 600 $60.65 $126,160
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 840 $59.83 $124,440
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 350 $59.29 $123,330
Framingham, MA NECTA Division 130 $56.79 $118,120



Employment, Recruitment, and Placement Specialists

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 1,960 $37.94 $78,910
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 1,390 $37.78 $78,580
Oxnard-Thousand Oaks-Ventura, CA 630 $36.74 $76,410
Santa Cruz-Watsonville, CA 70 $35.49 $73,820
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 1,350 $33.82 $70,340



Compensation, Benefits, and Job Analysis Specialists

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 870 $34.37 $71,490
Holland-Grand Haven, MI 60 $33.18 $69,020
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 410 $32.09 $66,750
Bethesda-Gaithersburg-Frederick, MD Metropolitan Division 650 $31.79 $66,120
Haverhill-North Andover-Amesbury, MA-NH NECTA Division 40 $31.34 $65,180



Training and Development Specialists

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA 100 $34.30 $71,350
San Jose-Sunnyvale-Santa Clara, CA 1,190 $33.97 $70,660
Framingham, MA NECTA Division 350 $33.03 $68,700
Peoria, IL 320 $32.77 $68,160
Kennewick-Richland-Pasco, WA 190 $31.62 $65,770



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

Industry Employment Hourly mean wage Annual mean wage
San Francisco-San Mateo-Redwood City, CA Metropolitan Division 2,290 $36.21 $75,310
Washington-Arlington-Alexandria, DC-VA-MD-WV Metropolitan Division 9,490 $36.07 $75,020
Peoria, IL 300 $35.26 $73,330
Framingham, MA NECTA Division 250 $35.01 $72,830
Bridgeport-Stamford-Norwalk, CT 380 $35.00 $72,800



See also:
HR vs. Other Managers
Top Hiring Industries
Top Paying Industries



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