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Human Resources Schools
In Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Human Resources faculty can choose to work at one of 10 human resources schools in Philadelphia. The following statistics and charts help analyze the current state of the human resources academic community in Philadelphia, and the future trends. Academia in human resources includes human resources training at the following levels:


Professional Trends

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Human Resources Employment

Philadelphia 2,750
Pennsylvania 30,720

Exactly 2,750 of the 10,660 human resources professionals employed in Pennsylvania, work in Philadelphia. Between 2006 and 2010, in Philadelphia, there has been a 58% decline in the number of human resources professionals. As the employment for human resources professionals in Philadelphia has decreased, overall employment in Philadelphia has increased.

Philadelphia Vs. Pennsylvania Human Resources employment growth

16,170 17,330 18,730 18,400 10,660
6,590 6,610 7,170 6,920 2,750
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Grey: Pennsylvania
  • Dark Yellow: Philadelphia

Human Resources VS. All professions salaries in Philadelphia

$43,630 $45,510 $45,650 $48,465 $39,710
$43,010 $44,460 $46,450 $48,340 $49,280
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Human Resources in Philadelphia
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions in Philadelphia

As the number of human resources professionals in Philadelphia has shrunk, salaries for human resources professionals have also decreased. Philadelphia human resources professionals made $39,710 per year, on average, in 2010. The average salary for human resources professionals in Philadelphia was $43,630 per year, four years earlier in 2006. This decline is slower than the salary trend for all careers in Philadelphia.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Philadelphia

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

Human resources professionals in Philadelphia make a median yearly salary of $39,010. The 10% of human resources professionals in the lowest pay bracket earn less than $25,200 per year, while those in the highest pay bracket earn approximately 123% higher salaries.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Philadelphia

Human Resources
Business Administration
Business Management

Philadelphia human resources professionals have earnings that are lower than the salaries earned by others in related fields, on average.

Educational Trends

Human Resources schools in Philadelphia


There are 10 accredited human resources schools in the city. Many of Philadelphia's human resources professionals are graduates of one of these schools.

Human Resources Programs Offered In Philadelphia


There are a total of 14 degree and certificate programs in human resources offered by Philadelphia's human resources schools.

Student Completed Human Resources Degrees In Philadelphia


In 2010 approximately 267 students graduated from human resources courses.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

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