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Human Resources Schools
In Detroit, Michigan

In Detroit, there are 2 human resources schools where human resources faculty can find employment. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human resources academic community in Detroit, and the future trends. Academia in human resources includes human resources training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Detroit Vs. Michigan Human Resources Employment

Detroit 700
Michigan 19,010

Of the 5,570 human resources professionals employed in Michigan, 700 work in Detroit. There has been a 65% decline in the number of human resources professionals in Detroit between the years 2006 and 2010. As the employment for human resources professionals in Detroit has decreased, overall employment in Detroit has increased.

Detroit Vs. Michigan Human Resources employment growth

9,100 9,150 8,830 8,510 5,570
2,000 2,120 1,740 1,740 700
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Michigan
  • Dark Yellow: Detroit

Human Resources VS. All professions salaries in Detroit

$51,465 $53,230 $46,470 $46,235 $39,940
$46,670 $47,590 $46,920 $46,900 $47,530
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources in Detroit
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Detroit

As the number of human resources professionals in Detroit has shrunk, salaries for human resources professionals have also decreased. In 2010 human resources professionals in Detroit reportedly earned an average salary of $39,940 per year. Four years earlier in 2006, the average salary for human resources professionals in Detroit was $51,465 per year. This decline is faster than the salary trend for all careers in Detroit.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Detroit

10th percentile
25th percentile
50th percentile
75th percentile
90th percentile

Detroit human resources professionals earn a median yearly salary of $38,880. The difference in pay between the human resources professionals in the lowest pay bracket and those in the highest pay bracket is approximately 96%. Those in the lowest 10% of the pay bracket earn less than $28,000 per year, while those in the highest 10% of the pay bracket earn more than $54,820 per year.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Detroit

Human Resources
Business Administration
Business Management

Human resources professional salaries in Detroit are, on average, lower than salaries earned for professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

Human Resources schools in Detroit


There are 2 accredited human resources schools in the city. Many of Detroit's human resources professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Human Resources Programs Offered In Detroit


Detroit's human resources schools offer 5 human resources degree and certificate programs.

Student Completed Human Resources Degrees In Detroit


In 2010 approximately 145 students completed human resources courses.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Detroit, Michigan

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