Human Resources in Maine

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Schools Offering Human Resources Programs in Maine


Each year, approximately 0.0% of Maine graduates receive degrees in human resources. Thus, Maine's 2 human resources schools put out approximately 4 human resource professionals each year.

Top Schools

The top-ranked school in Maine with a human resources program is Saint Joseph's College of Maine, which is located in Standish. In 2010, it was ranked 42nd nationwide. 3 students graduated with a degree in human resources from Saint Joseph's College of Maine in 2010. The tuition rate at Saint Joseph's College of Maine was $27,345 per year.

Thomas College, which was ranked 50th nationwide in 2010, is the second-ranked school in Maine that has a human resources program. It is located in Waterville. In 2010, Thomas College graduated 1 students from its human resources program. The tuition rate at Thomas College was $21,680 per year.

Cost

If you are hoping to attend one of Maine's human resources schools, you can expect to pay an average tuition of $24,513 per year, though tuition can range from $27,345 per year to $21,680 per year. In 2010, the human resources schools that charged the highest tuition rates in Maine were:

  1. Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year
  2. Thomas College - located in Waterville, students are charged $21,680 per year

The human resources schools in Maine that charged the lowest tuition rates were:

  1. Thomas College - located in Waterville, students are charged $21,680 per year
  2. Saint Joseph's College of Maine - located in Standish, students are charged $27,345 per year

A human resources degree from a Maine school... what next?

In Maine, the largest numbers of human resource professional work in the following counties:

  1. Cumberland County - 590 human resource professionals
  2. Aroostook County - 110 human resource professionals
  3. Penobscot County - 70 human resource professionals

Projected Growth

The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Maine will shrink by -13%. By 2018, there will be an estimated 500 human resource professionals working in Maine.

Salary

On average, human resource professionals earn $59,435 per year. However, Maine human resource professional earned anywhere in the range from as less than $21,920 per year to more than $139,620 per year in 2010. Human resource professionals in the following Maine counties make the highest salaries on average:

  1. Cumberland County - $59,838 per year
  2. Aroostook County - $55,745 per year
  3. Penobscot County - $35,260 per year

Human resource professionals in the following counties in Maine make the lowest salaries on average:

  1. Androscoggin County - $32,360 per year
  2. Penobscot County - $35,260 per year
  3. Aroostook County - $55,745 per year

The human resource professionals with highest average salaries in Maine were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $83,730 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $35,140 per year

The human resource professionals with lowest average salaries in Maine were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $83,730 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $35,140 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional Maine statistics regarding a career in human resources and to compare salaries with a variety of related fields such as administrative assisting or organizational psychology.

Here are the different levels of study available for you to explore.

  • Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources in Maine

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
5,260 miles from location Saint Joseph's College of Maine Standish ME 57.7119 26% 2,727
5,232 miles from location Thomas College Waterville ME 49.5042 40% 997
 

Curious what studying Human Resources gets you?

Check out the different options and how they're looking in Maine

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping + 540 $35,140 -3.6%
2
Human Resources Managers + 340 $83,730
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are human resources related jobs in Maine