Human Resource Management

Career Options

Skilled Human Resource Managers are essential across all industries. Management positions often require a bachelor’s degree with 2-5 years of experience. Top executives may need to also earn a master’s degree and typically need extensive managerial experience. Many top executives advance within their own company, moving up from lower level managerial or supervisory positions.

Average Salaries

In Illinois, Human Resource managers make a average wage of $105,490 annually according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2013. For more information on careers and salary information, visit their Human Resources Manager web page