Gaffney has a total population of 12,968 and a student population of 3,137. Of these students, 3,137 are enrolled in schools that offer human resources programs.
Gaffney's largest human resources school is Limestone College. Approximately 26 students graduated in 2010 from Limestone College with credentials in human resources.
In 2010, 26 students graduated with a human resources degree in Gaffney. If you decide to attend a human resources school in Gaffney, you can expect to pay an average yearly tuition of $18,300.
In addition to tuition costs, you should plan on spending an average of $1,870 for books and supplies each year, while enrolled in a human resources program in Gaffney. And if you live on campus at one of the Gaffney-based human resources schools, you will have an added expense of $6,800 per year, on average, for room and board. Students who live at home can cut this cost down to approximately $29,002.
If you decide to work as a human resource professional in Gaffney, your job prospects are not very good. In 2010, 1 out of every 14 human resource professionals in South Carolina were working in the greater Gaffney area. The government projects that the number of human resource professionals in Gaffney will decrease by -9% by the year 2018. This anticipated change is slower than the projected nationwide trend for human resource professionals.
The average salary you can expect to earn as a human resource professional in Gaffney is $34,180 per year. This is higher than the state-wide average salary for human resource professionals.