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

The average salary for a Human Resources (HR) Generalist in Washington, District of Columbia is $55,959 per year. Experience has a moderate effect on income for this job. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this field.

$43,496 - $78,020
$43K
$56K
$78K
MEDIAN: $55,959
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$20.00 - $47.50
$26
MEDIAN: $25.96
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Local Salary Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Salary
$43,496 - $78,020  
   
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,000  
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,288 - $81,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 76
Local Hourly Rate Data (?
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$0$16$32$48
Hourly Rate
$25.96  
   
Overtime
$33.00  
Local Annualized Data (?
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$0$28K$56K$84K
Bonus
$0.00 - $6,000  
   
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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$43,288 - $81,336  
Country: United States | Currency: USD | Updated: 19 Jan 2017 | Individuals Reporting: 5

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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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Pay by Experience Level for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Median of all compensation (including tips, bonus, and overtime) by years of experience.

Key Stats for Human Resources (HR) Generalist

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Job Satisfaction

Extremely satisfied
Rated 5 out of 5
based on 6 votes.
048
Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%
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Experience Affects Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Late-Career
up arrow 63%

Experienced
up arrow 25%


National Average
$58,000


Skills That Affect Human Resources (HR) Generalist Salaries

Recruiting
up arrow 5%

Full-Cycle Recruiting
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Excel
up arrow 4%

Microsoft Word
up arrow 4%


Hiring
up arrow 2%

Automatic Data Processing (ADP) Software Suite
up arrow 2%

Performance Management
up arrow 2%

Benefits & Compensation
up arrow 1%

ADP Human Resources System
up arrow 1%

ADP Payroll System
up arrow 1%

National Average
$58,000


Employee Relations
up arrow 2%

Microsoft Office
up arrow 8%

Training
up arrow 10%

Job Satisfaction

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

Gender

Female
82 %
Male
18 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
4%
1-4 years
48%
5-9 years
23%
10-19 years
17%
20 years or more
7%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 88%
dental benefits
Dental: 79%
vision benefits
Vision: 71%
dental benefits
None: 9%
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