Human resources workers are most often employed by the Employment services industry. The average yearly wage for Human resources workers was $70,736 in 2016. The top 3 most similar occupations to Human resources workers by wage are Police officers, Property appraisers and assessors, and Firstline supervisors of construction trades & extraction workers.
Human resources workers are part of the Business & financial operations occupations, along with Agents & business managers of artists, performers, & athletes, Buyers & purchasing agents, farm products, Wholesale & retail buyers, except farm products, Purchasing agents, except wholesale, retail, & farm products, Claims adjusters, appraisers, examiners, & investigators, and 24 more.
The top 3 locations that employ the most Human resources workers are Upper East Side PUMA, NY, Dale City, Lake Ridge & Woodbridge PUMA, VA, and Bowie City, Kettering, Largo, Mitchellville & Lanham PUMA, MD. The top 3 locations with a relatively high concentration of Human resources workers are Ashburn (Southwest/Belmont Ridge) & Dulles Airport PUMA, VA, Charlotte City (Central) PUMA, NC, and Murray Hill, Gramercy & Stuyvesant Town PUMA, NY.