Martinsburg, WV has twenty-four human resources schools within a 100-mile radius of its city center. Johns Hopkins University, the highest ranked school in this group with a human resources program, has a total student population of 20,383. It is the 19th highest ranked school in the USA and the highest in the state of Maryland.
Human Resources students from Martinsburg schools who go on to become human resource workers, hr managers, human resource managers, human resource specialists, etc. have a good chance at finding employment. For example, there are 219,240 people working as human resources, training, and labor relations specialists alone in the US, and their average annual salary is $59,070. Also, Employment, recruitment, and placement specialists make on average $54,530 per year and there are about 198,190 of them employed in the US today. In fact, in the Hagerstown-Martinsburg-WV area alone, there are 50 employed employment, recruitment, and placement specialists earning an average salary of $48,930. Human resources, training, and labor relations specialists in this area earn $54,900/yr and there are 140 employed.
Martinsburg lies in Berkeley county, which is one of the 16 counties in West Virginia. Overall, the Hagerstown-Martinsburg-WV area has 96,270 total employed workers according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, with a 3.6% unemployment rate, $18.36/hr average worker wage, and a $38,190 average annual salary. Thus, about 1.426 out of every 1000 jobs in Martinsburg are held by human resources, training, and labor relations specialists, and 0.567/1000 are held by employment, recruitment, and placement specialists.
Of the 24 human resources schools with a 100-mile radius of Martinsburg, only 10 have a student population over 10k. After taking into account tuition, living expenses, and financial aid, Catholic University of America comes out as the most expensive ($32,122/yr) for human resources students, with Prince George's Community College as the lowest, reported at only $3,203/yr.
|Name||State||Population||# of Schools||Avg School Rank||Total Programs||Distance from Martinsburg|
|Montgomery Village||MD||43,313||0||-||0||45.6 miles|
|Bel Air||MD||-||2||17.834||59||47.7 miles|
|North Bethesda||MD||48,357||0||-||0||53.6 miles|
|Aspen Hill||MD||53,748||0||-||0||53.7 miles|
|Falls Church||VA||-||1||13.4471||18||58.2 miles|
|Takoma Park||MD||-||1||13.9013||66||61.0 miles|
|Ellicott City||MD||73,232||0||-||0||62.0 miles|
|Owings Mills||MD||-||2||12.2029||18||63.3 miles|