Human Resources in New Mexico

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Schools Offering Human Resources Programs in New Mexico


Around 0.0% of New Mexico's graduates graduate from human resources degree programs every year. That means an estimated 15 human resource professionals graduate from New Mexico's 6 human resources schools each year.

Top Schools

University of the Southwest, which is located in Hobbs, is the top-ranked school in New Mexico that has a human resources program. It received a ranking of 59th in the country in 2010. no students graduated with a degree in human resources from University of the Southwest in 2010. University of the Southwest charged in-state students $14,500 in tuition fees per year.

Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus, which is located in Portales, is the second-ranked school in New Mexico that has a human resources program. It received a ranking of 78th in the country in 2010. Tuition at Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus was $3,900 per year.

The third-ranked school in New Mexico with a human resources program is University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus, which is located in Albuquerque. In 2010, it was ranked 85th nationwide. In 2010, University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus graduated 11 students from its human resources programs. Tuition at University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus was $10,120 per year.

Cost

If you choose to attend a New Mexico human resources school, average tuition will be $9,190 per year. However, tuition at your particular institution may range from $1,812 per year to $14,500 per year. The New Mexico human resources schools with the highest tuition rates in 2010 were:

  1. University of the Southwest - located in Hobbs, students are charged $14,500 per year
  2. National American University-Albuquerque - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $12,403 per year
  3. National American University-Rio Rancho - located in Rio Rancho, students are charged $12,403 per year

The lowest tuition rates at New Mexico human resources schools were charged at the following schools:

  1. Central New Mexico Community College - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $1,812 per year
  2. Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus - located in Portales, students are charged $3,900 per year
  3. University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus - located in Albuquerque, students are charged $10,120 per year

A human resources degree from a New Mexico school... what next?

The New Mexico counties with the largest populations of human resource professional are:

  1. Bernalillo County - 750 human resource professionals
  2. Cibola County - 130 human resource professionals
  3. Santa Fe County - 120 human resource professionals

Projected Growth

The US Bureau of Labor Statistics predicts that by 2018, an estimated 1,090 human resource professionals will be working in New Mexico state. This would require the number of human resource professionals to shrink by -5%.

Salary

On average, human resource professionals earn $60,200 per year. In 2010, however, some New Mexico human resource professional earned as little as less than $18,450 per year or as much as more than $140,260 per year. On average human resource professional earn the most in the following New Mexico counties:

  1. Bernalillo County - $64,980 per year
  2. Santa Fe County - $57,745 per year
  3. San Juan County - $33,320 per year

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

  1. Chaves County - $30,440 per year
  2. Cibola County - $32,040 per year
  3. Dona Ana County - $32,560 per year

On average, the highest paid human resource professionals in New Mexico were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $84,640 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $35,760 per year

The human resource professionals with lowest average salaries in New Mexico were:

  1. Human Resources Manager - $84,640 per year
  2. Human Resources Assistant - $35,760 per year

More Information

Take a look at the graphs and charts below for additional New Mexico 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.

  • Master's Degree in Human Resources in New Mexico
  • Certificate in Human Resources in New Mexico

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Distance School City State Rating Acceptance Rate Student Population
7,162 miles from location Central New Mexico Community College Albuquerque NM 11.3262 n/a 27,999
6,986 miles from location Eastern New Mexico University-Main Campus Portales NM 22.1305 52% 4,679
7,158 miles from location University of Phoenix-Albuquerque Campus Albuquerque NM 15.0679 n/a 4,537
6,990 miles from location University of the Southwest Hobbs NM 40.5528 66% 528
7,158 miles from location National American University-Albuquerque Albuquerque NM 4.18669 n/a 432
7,162 miles from location National American University-Rio Rancho Rio Rancho NM 10.6625 n/a 226
 

Curious what studying Human Resources gets you?

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

Rank Profession Employment Number Avg Salary Job Growth (past 5 yrs)
1
Human Resources Assistants, Except Payroll and Timekeeping + 1,120 $35,760 20.4%
2
Human Resources Managers + 270 $84,640
 

Got your degree? Time to find a job!

Below are human resources related jobs in New Mexico