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Human Resources Schools In Utah

There are 9 accredited human resources schools in Utah for faculty who teach human resources classes to choose from. The trends in Utah'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:


  1. Brigham Young University

    Main Campus, Provo, Utah 84602

    71 U.S. News National University Ranking
  2. Utah State University-College of Eastern Utah

    451 E 400 N, Price, Utah 84501

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  3. Utah State University

    Old Main Hill, Logan, Utah 84322-1400

    170 U.S. News National University Ranking
  4. Weber State University

    3848 Harrison Blvd, Ogden, Utah 84408-1137

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  5. Westminster College in Salt Lake City

    1840 South 1300 East, Salt Lake City, Utah 84105

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  6. University of Phoenix-Utah Campus

    5373 S. Green Street, Salt Lake City, Utah 84123-4642

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  7. Western Governors University

    4001 East 700 South, Suite 701, Salt Lake City, Utah 84107

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
  8. Strayer University-Utah

    9815 S Monroe St Ste 200, Sandy, Utah 84070

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking



Professional Trends

Utah Vs. National Human Resources Employment

Utah 4,280
National 635,670

Approximately 1% of the country's human resources professionals work in Utah state.

Employment Growth for Human resources professionals In Utah

2,490 2,500 2,220 2,310 1,390
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Utah, human resources is a shrinking field. In Utah, 1,100 less human resources professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, in Utah, this field has shrunk by 44% in four years. This decline is faster than the change in the number of human resources professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of human resources professionals has shrunk by 37% from 2006 to 2010.

Human Resources VS. All Professions salaries in Utah

$37,005 $38,020 $39,665 $41,355 $62,730
$40,990 $43,308 $44,832 $45,796 $46,619
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 Utah. The mean salary for human resources professionals in 2006 was $37,005 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $62,730 per year.

Salary percentiles for Human resources professionals in Utah

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90th percentile

Thus, there was a 41% growth in human resources professionals' 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 104% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Utah state.

Average Salaries for Human resources professionals and related professions in Utah

Business Administration
Business Management
Human Resources

In Utah, 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 Utah


As the number of human resources professionals is decreasing in Utah state, the number of students graduating from the 9 accredited human resources schools in Utah state is decreasing. In 2006, 132 students graduated from human resources courses in Utah. And in 2010, 127 students graduated.

Thus there was a 4% percent decrease in the number of human resources school degree or certificate graduates in Utah. Most of these graduates, or 50%, earned an bachelor's degree in human resources.

Human Resources Faculty Salaries in Utah

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