Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., Target Corporation, Macy's, Inc., Lowe's Companies, Inc, and YMCA are leaders in the field that employ a large number of Human Resources Managers with Employee Relations skills. Though Target Corporation leads the field in terms of pay with a median salary of $70,331, employees there receive a range of salaries, from $55K on the low end all the way up to $104K. Other leaders in compensation levels are Cintas Corporation at $60,044, Macy's, Inc. at $60,000, and Lowe's Home Improvement Inc., where Human Resources Managers with Employee Relations skills annually earn $56,112.
Known for its small paychecks, YMCA actually ranks last in the field for salary, reporting a median income of $35,000—less than half of the top paying employer's rate. Lowe's Companies, Inc and U.S. Army are other employers with a reputation for below-average pay, showing salaries around $51,746 and $52,500.