Human Resources Internship Salary

Average Yearly Salary
Updated May 18, 2020
$30,000
$22,000
$30,000
$41,000
Human resources interns in the United States make an average salary of $30,712 per year or $14.77 per hour. People on the lower end of that spectrum, the bottom 10% to be exact, make roughly $22,000 a year, while the top 10% makes $41,000. As most things go, location can be critical. Alaska, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire provide the highest human resources internship salaries.
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Map of Human Resources Internship Salaries

The darker areas on the map show where Human Resources Interns earn the highest salaries across all 50 states.

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Average Human Resources Internship Salary By Location

Throughout the U.S., the average salary for a human resources internship is roughly $30,712 per year, which boils down to $14.77 per hour. Interestingly enough, human resources interns have the highest salaries in Washington, DC at about $38,539 per year. For those who are just starting out, the average entry-level salary in Washington, DC is $26,000. Additionally, human resources interns make more than the average salary in Anchorage, AK, East Providence, RI, Boston, MA, New Britain, CT, and Palo Alto, CA. On a more broad level, human resources internship salaries are highest in Alaska, Rhode Island, Connecticut, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New York, and Washington. On the contrary, Arkansas, South Carolina, and Georgia offer the lowest human resources internship salaries.

Average Human Resources Internship Salary By Company

To earn a high income as a human resources internship, working for Nabors Industries or Apple might be your best bet, as they are the highest paying companies in this field. In addition, companies like Intel and Salesforce report highly competitive salaries for human resources interns.

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Average Human Resources Internship Pay By Industry

As we previously stated, human resources internship salaries can vary depending on the industry. In fact, our data shows that automotive, health care, and technology companies tend to offer much higher salaries for human resources interns. For example, human resources interns make a whopping average salary of $32,941 while working for automotive companies. Meanwhile, other people in this field are making $32,209 at health care companies and $31,463 at technology companies. But human resources interns may want to avoid working in the hospitality industry as it offers the lowest average salary at $28,396.

Industry
Average Salary
Automotive
Automotive
$32,941
$33k
Health Care
Health Care
$32,209
$32k
Technology
Technology
$31,463
$31k
Finance
Finance
$31,205
$31k
Manufacturing
Manufacturing
$29,956
$30k
Retail
Retail
$28,879
$29k
Hospitality
Hospitality
$28,396
$28k

Human Resources Internship Salary History

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Recently Added Human Resources Internship Salaries

CompanyJobLocationDate AddedSalary
Hirelevel
Hirelevel
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
07/31/2020
07/31/2020
$20,870
$20,870
07/31/2020
South Carolina Job Board
South Carolina Job Board
Human Services Specialist I (Therapeutic Intern)
Human Services Specialist I (Therapeutic Intern)
Human Services Specialist I (Therapeutic Intern)
07/30/2020
07/30/2020
$23,061
$23,061
07/30/2020
Opti Staffing Group
Opti Staffing Group
HR Intern
HR Intern
HR Intern
07/21/2020
07/21/2020
$31,305
$31,305
07/21/2020
Scheels Sports
Scheels Sports
HR Assistant Intern
HR Assistant Intern
HR Assistant Intern
07/17/2020
07/17/2020
$29,218
$29,218
07/17/2020
Hirelevel
Hirelevel
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
06/30/2020
06/30/2020
$20,870
$20,870
06/30/2020
Hirelevel
Hirelevel
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
05/31/2020
05/31/2020
$20,870
$20,870
05/31/2020
360 Precision Cleaning
360 Precision Cleaning
Human Resources Intern
Human Resources Intern
Human Resources Intern
05/28/2020
05/28/2020
$25,044
$25,044
05/28/2020
City of Asheville
City of Asheville
Water Resources Internship
Water Resources Internship
Water Resources Internship
05/28/2020
05/28/2020
$27,131
$27,131
05/28/2020
Hirelevel
Hirelevel
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$20,870
$20,870
04/30/2020
Hirelevel
Hirelevel
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
Human Resource Intern
04/30/2020
04/30/2020
$20,870
$20,870
04/30/2020