Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia Salary

An Entry-Level Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia earns an average salary of $53,490 per year.

$43,417 - $65,653
$43K
$53K
$66K
MEDIAN: $53,490
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$43,417 - $65,653  
   
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$43,720 - $66,275  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 25 Mar 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 44
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About Washington, District of Columbia

District of Columbia, District of Columbia
672,228
Male:
319,705 (47.6%)
Female:
352,523 (52.4%)
Washington, D.C., formally the District of Columbia and commonly referred to as "Washington", "the District", or simply "D.C.", is the capital of the United States. The signing of the Residence Act on July 16, 1790, approved the creation of a capital district located along the Potomac River on the country's East Coast. The U.S. Constitution provided for a federal district under the exclusive jurisdiction of the Congress and the District is therefore not a part of any state. The states of Maryland and Virginia each donated land to form the federal district, which included the pre-existing settlements of Georgetown and Alexandria. Named in honor of President George Washington, the City of Washington was founded in 1791 to serve as the new national capital. In 1846, Congress returned the land originally ceded by Virginia; in 1871, it created a single municipal government for the remaining portion of the District. Washington had an estimated...
Washington:
$75,628
District of Columbia:
$75,628
$1,417
Washington:
$551,300
District of Columbia:
$551,300
5.0%

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Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
Less than 1 year
2%
1-4 years
82%
5-9 years
16%
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Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

ADP Payroll System
▲7%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
▲6%

Payroll Administration
▲4%

Benefits & Compensation
▲2%

Recruiting
▲2%

Hiring
▲2%

Performance Management
▲1%

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
▼0%

National Average
$54,000

Benefits Administration
▼1%

ADP Human Resources System
▼1%

Human Resources Information System (HRIS)
▼2%

Employee Relations
▼2%

Microsoft Office
▼3%

Training
▼3%

Microsoft Word
▼4%

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.

Gender

Female
87 %
Male
13 %

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 83%
dental benefits
Dental: 76%
vision benefits
Vision: 63%
dental benefits
None: 15%
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