Human Resources Schools In Delaware

In Delaware, there are 2 accredited schools where human resources classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Delaware's human resources academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in human resources includes human resources training at the following levels:

  • Bachelors degree in Human Resources
  • Masters degree in Human Resources


  1. Wilmington University

    320 Dupont Hwy, New Castle, Delaware 19720

    n/a U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Strayer University-Delaware

    240 Continental Dr Ste 108, Newark, Delaware 19713

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Delaware Vs. National Human Resources Employment

Delaware 2,040
National 635,670

Approximately 0% of the country's human resources professionals work in Delaware state.

Employment Growth for Human resources professionals In Delaware

1,260 1,210 1,060 1,170 610
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Delaware, the field of human resources is shrinking. In Delaware, 650 less human resources professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. This represents a 52% decline in the field. This decline is faster than the national trend for human resources professionals which shows a 37% decrease in the number of human resources professionals working around the nation.

Human Resources VS. All Professions salaries in Delaware

$43,110 $44,230 $46,140 $47,335 $80,935
$46,948 $48,366 $50,236 $51,531 $51,081
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

As the number of human resources professionals is declining, the salaries paid to human resources professionals are increasing in Delaware. In 2006 human resources professionals made a mean salary of $43,110 per year, and in 2010 they made $80,935 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Delaware

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This represents a growth in salaries of 47%. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of human resources, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid human resources professionals earning 126% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Delaware state.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Delaware

Business Administration
Business Management
Human Resources

In Delaware, human resources professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Human Resources programs available for each degree type for all schools in Delaware


As the number of human resources professionals is decreasing in Delaware state, the number of students graduating from the 2 accredited human resources schools in Delaware state is increasing. In 2006, 97 students graduated from human resources courses in Delaware. And in 2010, 238 students graduated.

This represents a 145% increase in the number of human resources degree or certificate school graduates in Delaware state. Most of these graduates, or 60%, earned a master's degree in human resources.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Delaware

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