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Human Resources Assistants

Wages & Outlook

 

Typical Wages

Wages listed below are for a variety of experience and education levels. Make sure that you research the typical entry-level education and work experience and training requirements for this occupation.

This career: $21.17
Statewide median: $20.95

 

This career pays above the statewide median wage.


Wages for Human Resources Assistants *

Area Low Median High
U S
$16.52 $19.89 $23.97
Minnesota
$17.75 $21.17 $24.46
Central Minnesota
$18.68 $22.06 $25.19
Northeast Minnesota
$16.29 $19.50 $23.36
Northwest Minnesota
$16.67 $19.33 $22.75
Southeast Minnesota
$16.79 $19.11 $22.64
Southwest Minnesota
$14.96 $17.67 $20.41
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN
$18.51 $21.82 $24.92

* "Low" indicates 25% of workers earn less and 75% earn more.
"Median" indicates 50% of workers earn less and 50% earn more.
"High" indicates 75% of workers earn less and 25% earn more.

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Employment

In Minnesota, there are 4,280 workers employed in this medium-sized career.

Where do Human Resources Assistants most often work?

 

Current Demand

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This career is currently in moderate demand.

 

Future Demand

This career is shrinking.

There will be a need for about 6,114 new Human Resources Assistants to meet market demand between 2016-2026. This includes the demand due to replacement (workers leaving the occupation or retiring) as well as growth.

 

Employment Outlook for Human Resources Assistants
Area Employment Employment Change
2016 2026 Number Percent
U S 141,500 138,900 -2,600 -1.8%
Minnesota 5,880 5,679 -201 -3.4%
Minnesota Planning Regions 2016 2026 Number Percent
Northwest Minnesota 392 372 -20 -5.1%
Central Minnesota 786 754 -32 -4.1%
Northeast Minnesota 373 343 -30 -8%
Seven County Mpls-St Paul, MN 3,601 3,571 -30 -0.8%
Southeast Minnesota 526 499 -27 -5.1%
Southwest Minnesota 390 356 -34 -8.7%


Source: You can learn about our data sources in the About Us section.