Human Resources Schools In Washington State

Human Resources classes faculty can choose to work at one of 14 accredited human resources schools in Washington State. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human resources academic community in Washington State, and the future trends in 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. City University of Seattle

    11900 NE First Street, Bellevue, Washington 98005

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  2. Clark College

    1933 Fort Vancouver Way, Vancouver, Washington 98663-3598

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  3. Clover Park Technical College

    4500 Steilacoom Blvd SW, Lakewood, Washington 98499-4004

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  4. Eastern Washington University

    526 5th Street, Cheney, Washington 99004-2496

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  5. Edmonds Community College

    20000 68th Ave W, Lynnwood, Washington 98036-5912

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  6. Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom

    9401 Farwest Dr SW, Lakewood, Washington 98498-1999

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  7. Gonzaga University

    E 502 Boone Ave, Spokane, Washington 99258-0001

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  8. Tacoma Community College

    6501 S 19th St, Tacoma, Washington 98466-6100

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  9. University of Washington-Seattle Campus

    1400 NE Campus Parkway, Seattle, Washington 98195-4550

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  10. Western Washington University

    516 High St, Bellingham, Washington 98225-9008

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  11. Antioch University Seattle

    2326 6th Ave, Seattle, Washington 98121-1814

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  12. University of Phoenix-Western Washington Campus

    7100 Fort Dent Way, Tukwila, Washington 98188-8553

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  13. Pierce College at Puyallup

    1601 39th Ave SE, Puyallup, Washington 98374-2222

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  14. DeVry University-Washington

    3600 S 344th Way, Federal Way, Washington 98001-9558

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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Washington State Vs. National Human Resources Employment

Washington State 15,360
National 635,670

Approximately 3% of the country's human resources professionals work in Washington State state.

Employment Growth for Human resources professionals In Washington State

6,420 7,680 7,940 7,410 5,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Human Resources is a shrinking field in Washington State. There were 890 less human resources professionals working in Washington State in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Washington State, this field has shrunk by 14% in four years. This is slower than the trend for human resources professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of human resources professionals has shrunk by 37% between 2006 and 2010.

Human Resources VS. All Professions salaries in Washington State

$47,070 $47,540 $48,425 $49,580 $73,790
$48,545 $50,054 $51,159 $52,682 $54,489
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The amount earned by human resources professionals is increasing in Washington State. The mean salary for human resources professionals in 2006 was $47,070 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $73,790 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Washington State

10th percentile
$48,905
25th percentile
$59,125
50th percentile
$71,140
75th percentile
$85,860
90th percentile
$102,255

This represents a 36% growth in salaries. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of human resources, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid human resources professionals earning 109% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Washington State state.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Washington State

Business
$100,314
Business Administration
$104,023
Business Management
$111,833
Human Resources
$70,280

In Washington State, human resources professionals make, on average, less than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Human Resources programs available for each degree type for all schools in Washington State

associate
4
bachelor
5
master
5
doctor
1
Certificate
8
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As the number of human resources professionals is decreasing in Washington State state, the number of students graduating from the 14 accredited human resources schools in Washington State state is increasing. In Washington State, there were 215 graduates in 2006. And there were 457 graduates from human resources courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of human resources school degree or certificate graduates in Washington State by 113%. A majority of these graduates, or 35%, graduated with a undergraduate certificate in human resources.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Washington State

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