Human Resources Schools In Illinois

In Illinois, there are 33 accredited schools where human resources classes faculty can find employment. The trends in Illinois' 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:

  • Human Resources Certificate
  • Associates degree in Human Resources
  • Bachelors degree in Human Resources
  • Masters degree in Human Resources
  • PhD degree in Human Resources


Schools

  1. Bradley University

    1501 W Bradley Ave, Peoria, Illinois 61625-0001

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  2. Carl Sandburg College

    2400 Tom L. Wilson Boulevard, Galesburg, Illinois 61401

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  3. Concordia University in River Forest

    7400 Augusta, River Forest, Illinois 60305-1499

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  4. DePaul University

    55 E Jackson, Chicago, Illinois 60604

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  5. DeVry University-Illinois

    3300 N Campbell Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60618-5994

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  6. Eureka College

    300 E. College Ave., Eureka, Illinois 61530

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  7. Greenville College

    315 E. College Ave, Greenville, Illinois 62246

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  8. Benedictine University

    5700 College Rd, Lisle, Illinois 60532-0900

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  9. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

    601 E John Street, Champaign, Illinois 61820-5711

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  10. Illinois Institute of Technology

    3300 S Federal St, Chicago, Illinois 60616

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  11. Joliet Junior College

    1215 Houbolt Rd, Joliet, Illinois 60431-8938

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  12. Judson University

    1151 N State St, Elgin, Illinois 60123-1498

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  13. Lewis and Clark Community College

    5800 Godfrey Rd, Godfrey, Illinois 62035

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  14. Lewis University

    One University Parkway, Romeoville, Illinois 60446-2200

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  15. Loyola University Chicago

    1032 W. Sheridan Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60660

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  16. McKendree University

    701 College Rd, Lebanon, Illinois 62254-1291

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  17. Moraine Valley Community College

    9000 W. College Parkway, Palos Hills, Illinois 60465-0937

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  18. National-Louis University

    122 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60603

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  19. North Central College

    30 N Brainard St, Naperville, Illinois 60540

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  20. North Park University

    3225 W Foster Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60625-4895

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  21. Northwestern University

    633 Clark St, Evanston, Illinois 60208

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  22. Oakton Community College

    1600 E Golf Rd., Des Plaines, Illinois 60016-1268

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  23. Olivet Nazarene University

    One University Avenue, Bourbonnais, Illinois 60914-2271

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  24. Roosevelt University

    430 S Michigan Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60605-1394

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  25. Dominican University

    7900 W Division St, River Forest, Illinois 60305

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  26. University of St Francis

    500 N Wilcox St, Joliet, Illinois 60435-6188

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  27. Saint Xavier University

    3700 W 103rd St, Chicago, Illinois 60655

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  28. University of Illinois at Springfield

    One University Plaza, Springfield, Illinois 62703-5407

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  29. Trinity International University in Deerfield

    2065 Half Day Rd, Deerfield, Illinois 60015-1283

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  30. Triton College

    2000 5th Ave, River Grove, Illinois 60171-1995

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  31. Waubonsee Community College

    Rte 47 at Waubonsee Drive, Sugar Grove, Illinois 60554-0901

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  32. Western Illinois University

    1 University Circle, Macomb, Illinois 61455

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  33. Harper College

    1200 W Algonquin Rd, Palatine, Illinois 60067-7398

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Illinois Vs. National Human Resources Employment

Illinois 26,630
National 635,670

Of all of the human resources professionals in the country, nearly 4% are in the state of Illinois.

Employment Growth for Human resources professionals In Illinois

18,660 16,250 16,360 15,050 8,320
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of human resources professionals is shrinking in Illinois. 10,340 less human resources professionals were working in Illinois in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Illinois, this field has shrunk by 55% in four years. 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 Illinois

$42,285 $46,825 $51,020 $50,195 $71,975
$46,261 $48,114 $49,602 $50,552 $51,250
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to human resources professionals are growing in Illinois. Human resources professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $42,285 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $71,975 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Illinois

10th percentile
$42,015
25th percentile
$52,550
50th percentile
$66,350
75th percentile
$85,960
90th percentile
$110,365

Thus, human resources professionals' salaries grew by 41% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. In the state of Illinois, there is a huge variation in pay, within the field of human resources. The pay differential between the highest paid human resources professionals and those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket is 163%

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Illinois

Business
$90,841
Business Administration
$86,937
Business Management
$98,601
Human Resources
$68,537
Organizational Psychology
$65,110

Human resources professionals in Illinois earn, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

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

associate
4
bachelor
25
master
23
doctor
3
Certificate
8
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As the number of human resources professionals is decreasing in Illinois state, the number of students graduating from the 33 accredited human resources schools in Illinois state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 1,955 human resources graduates from human resources courses in Illinois and in 2010 there were 1,155 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of human resources school degree or certificate graduates in Illinois by 41%. 40% of these graduates received a bachelor's degree in human resources.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Illinois

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